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Andrei Medardovich Zaionchkovskii

general , military historian

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 CivilWar. 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.