The Russian Army from Within

STEVENI, W. Barnes. The Russian Army from Within.

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STEVENI, W. Barnes. The Russian Army from Within. New York, George H. Doran Company, 1914.

8vo. Publisher's blue cloth, spine lettered in red, front board lettered and ornamented in red; in the original dust-wrapper, printed in red; pp. [vi], 180; slight rubbing to extremities of boards; a little sunning to top edge; dust-wrapper with light marks and repairs; discolouration to endpapers; a few spots to edges; light even toning to paper-stock; a good copy.
First US edition, in the rarely seen wrappers. This insightful account into the operations of the Russian army by W. Barnes Steveni, who was with the Russian military authorities for twenty-five years, and worked as a special correspondent for London. Barnes analyses the Russian army in light of the oncoming World War in 1914.