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Andrei Medardovich Zaionchkovskii

Andrei Zaionchkovskii, USSR General, military historian.

Background

  • Zaionchkovskii, Andrei was born in 1862.

  • Education

    • Graduated from the Academy of the General Staff, 1888.

    Career

    • Took part in the Russo-Japanese war, 1904-1905, and World War I. Joined the Red Army, 1919. Army Chief-of-staff during the Civil War. Professor at the Military Academy of the Red Army, 1922.

    Religion

    No religious basis is needed in order to display ethical behavior.

    Views

    The emphasis on peaceful coexistence doesn’t mean that the Soviet Union accepted a static world with clear lines. Socialism is inevitable and the "correlations of forces" were moving towards socialism.

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    Born 1862
    Died 1926
    (aged 64)
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