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Motor transport in the Soviet Union.

W. H. Parker

Motor transport in the Soviet Union.

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Published by University of Oxford, School of Geography in Oxford .
Written in English


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SeriesResearch papers -- 23.
The Physical Object
Pagination40p. ;
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL13712421M


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Additional Physical Format: Online version: Parker, W.H. (William Henry), Motor transport in the Soviet Union. Oxford: School of Geography, University of Oxford, Transport in the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) was an important part of the nation's economic centralisation of the late s and s led to the development of infrastructure at a massive scale and Motor transport in the Soviet Union.

book pace. Before the Soviet Union's collapse inthere were a wide variety of modes of transport by land, water and air. A listing of Soviet automobiles See also Category:Motor vehicle manufacturers of the Soviet Union.

Subcategories. This category has the following 2 subcategories, out of 2 total. The Soviet Union was heavily dependent on rail transport, not least during the Russian Civil War and World War II, but also for industrialisation according to the five-year plans. During the Soviet era, freight rail traffic increased 55 times (over that of the Russian empire just before World War I), passenger traffic increased almost 10 times, and the length of the rail network almost doubled.

Inwhen the bloom was off the rose, a State Department press release gave the figure of two thousand Americans trapped in the Soviet Union. pCIA eyewitness report of three hundred American prisoners transport from China to the Siberian city of.

Soviet motor rifle and tank regiments circa By David Myers. Version 2, J This effort was largely inspired by Viktor Suvorov's book, “Inside the Soviet Union”, and is a representation, in Panzerblitz/AIW terms, of the motor rifle regiment described by Suvarov on pages 84 – 86 of the Berkeley Books paperback edition.

The Soviets had arrived to train on the first of vessels the U.S. Navy was transferring to the Soviet Union. That fleet’s secret mission: to transport the Red Army for an invasion of Japan.

The writer spent time in Russia in the s, and with the help of the Polytechnical Museum of the USSR and the former trade organization V/O Autoexport, he managed to build up a comprehensive overview of all facets of vehicle production from the early days to the final demise of the Soviet Union.

All the manufacturers of motor vehicles /5(2). This book describes the creation of a new economy in the Soviet Union from to The Red Army defeated the Germans in World War II with equipment produced by that economy and not with masses of untrained men as has been often argued.

The Soviet weapons were produced in factories designed and built under the direction of American engineers in the s. This extraordinarily detailed study charts the history of Soviet cars from the birth of the Soviet Union in until its demise inwith a conclusion about the post-Soviet era.

It is the story of an insular, state-run car industry in which the carefully thought-out ideas of ministerial planners, rather than fickle customers in a free /5(6). The present study, The Soviet Economy and the Red Army,explores the method employed to equip and supply the Red Army.

Once victory was assured inthere is reason to believe that Stalin deliberately sought more time to drive the Germans farther west so that the Soviet Union would be in control of central Europe at the end of. —The beginning of the century In England during World War I, women were already being taken into the Royal Air Force.

A Royal Auxiliary Corps was also formed and the Women’s Legion of Motor Transport, which numberedpersons. In Russia, Germany, and France many women went to serve in military hospitals and ambulance trains. The Soviet Union was a nation of bus stops. Cars were hard to come by, so a vast public transport network took up the slack.

Buses not only bore workers to. For more than seventy years, trucks in the Soviet Union were designed and built to be part of a vast planned and ordered transport system, interacting rather than competing with trains and waterways.

Each factory built specific trucks with their own roles to play in the grand design of the planned economy.5/5(5). If you read the article, they also discuss how the Soviets got more out of their transport through horse in the later years too, since the availability in motor vehicle transport for the rifle divisions didn't actually improve that much (and in fact worsened from the start of the war up to mid, when lend-lease autos started arriving en-masse).

Synopsis This extraordinarily detailed and fully illustrated study charts the history of Soviet cars from the birth of the Soviet Union in until its demise inwith a conclusion about the post-Soviet era. Essentially it is the story of an insular, state-run car industry in which the /5(8).

Airticles in category "Motor vehicle manufacturers o the Soviet Union" The follaein 3 pages is in this categerie, oot o 3 awthegither. A union of multiple subnational Soviet republics, its government and economy were highly centralized. The Soviet Union was a one-party state, governed by the Communist Party with Moscow as its capital.

Good book on the history of the Soviet Union. Hello all, I hope this is a fair question for this subreddit as I don't post here much but I've been wanting a book on the Soviet Union.

Specifically one of its entire history from revolution to its end and hopefully one written by a marxist. Under the terms of the Peace Treaty of February between Romania and the Allies, the right was recognized of the Soviet Union 'to keep on Romanian territory such armed forces as it may need for the maintenance of the lines of communication of the Soviet Army with the Soviet zone of occupation in Austria'.

To the Soviet Union through 20 September wentlend-lease trucks of United States origin. Some idea of the extent to which the United States shared its output with the USSR may be gained from figures of its production of military trucks during the war years.

The state flag of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics is of red cloth with the sickle and hammer depicted in gold in the upper corner near the staff and above them a five-pointed star bordered in gold.

The ratio of the width to the length is ARTICLE The capital of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics is the City of Moscow. Size="x", pgs. 10 Maps/street maps in book. Slipcase covers nicked, one flap corner chewed. Books are clean, tight & bright.

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Commercial Air Transportation in the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics J. Wilford Rizika Follow this and additional works at: This Article is brought to you for free and open access by the Law Journals at SMU Scholar.

It Author: J. Wilford Rizika. Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR), Rus. Soyuz Sovetskikh Sotsialisticheskikh Respublik, former republic. It was established in and dissolved in The Soviet Union was the first state to be based on Marxist socialism (see also Marxism; communism).Until the Communist party indirectly controlled all levels of government; the party's politburo effectively ruled the.

Lenin may have equated Communism with the union of Soviet power and the electrification of the entire country, but surely he didn’t literally mean hooking everything up to the grid.

His. This category is for pictures of vehicles built in the Sovjet Union, but being used after The Sovjet Union no longer exists. Pictures of vehicles in the Sovjet Union before should be classified under the Category:Vehicles in the Soviet out of use vehicles from Sovjet Union times in museums.

Within divisions and regiments, respectively, materiel sup-port battalions and companies combine formerly fragmented motor transport, supply, and service functions.

The new rear area units will provide a percent increase in motor transport assets and a streamlined command structure. The Soviet Union itself is divided into 16 military districts. The Soviet term–teatr voennykh deistv–has been variously translated in Western writings as Theater of Military Opera- Ch.

4—The Soviet/Warsaw Pact Ground Forces Threat to Europe ————. Railroads and ships were the primary vehicles for shipping, while motor transport assumed greater significance locally. The combatants used pipelines for petroleum products. Humans and high value items took airplanes for speed, observation, and ra.

The Soviet potential for exerting influence on a global scale is now considerably greater as a result of the experience gained in the Angola. Extraordinarily detailed and fully illustrated, this is the story of Soviet cars from the birth of the Soviet Union in until its demise inincluding a chapter dedicated to the post-Soviet era.

It is the story of an insular, state-run Brand: Behemoth Publishing LTD. The story of the Soviet Unions cars has to be seen in the context of a planned society in a vast, relatively undeveloped territory in which everything was planned well in advance, in which consumer items were not a priority until well after the Second World War when the country had developed the necessary heavy industry to be in a position to develop consumer products/5.

The best author writing about common life of ordinary Russian people I've read is Natalia Nesterova (Наталья Нестерова). Her books are full of humor and warmth. They are touching and fascinating at the same time. Her heroes are sincere, natural an. Trolleybus, vehicle operated on the streets on rubber tires and powered by electricity drawn from two overhead wires by trolley poles.

It is distinct from a trolley car, which runs on rails rather than on tires and is thus a form of streetcar. In the late s a number of small transit systems. Trucks of the Soviet Union: the definitive history.

When the Communists raised the red flag over Russia in Octoberthey inherited a country with virtually no truck industry. Soviet Automotive Industry. It is a subject of conjecture as to when the Russian auto industry actually began. Popular opinion seems to have it as the. Air TRANSPORT.-Air transport has made great strides in the Soviet Union during the past few years.

The progress in aviation has been greatly assisted by the activities of Osoaviakhim, the Soviet Union Air League, which has a membership of 3, In11, kilometers of air routes, for passengers, freight and mail, were in regular.

Category:Transport in the Soviet Union Jump to Aviation in the Soviet Union‎ (1 C) M Motor vehicle manufacturers o the Soviet Union‎ (1 C, 3 P). It's a well-researched, fascinating look at how the Soviet Union was affected and reacted to the German invasion and the four years of conflict that followed.

It touches not only on the grand scale of events but delves into the experience at the individual level ─ what life was like for individual soldiers and those behind the front lines.

In late Soviet Union, bus and trolley-bus fares varied from 3 to 6 kopecks, tram fares from 3 to 5 kopecks. Metro fare was 5 kopecks in all cities (with automatic gates operating on 5-kopeck coins).

By the end of s, most companies brought losses, typically measured by fractions of kopecks per ticket.Railroads - Great Patriotic War. After the Nazi-Soviet Nonaggression Pact ofthe Soviet Union occupied Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania, eastern Poland, and portions of .For the past 12 years, the Canadian photographer has traveled throughout the former Soviet Union snapping photos of the region’s unexpectedly crazy architecture for his new book .