The Other Side of the Mountain: Mujahideen Tactics in the Soviet-Afghan War
The Other Side of the Mountain is a wonderful book of short non-fiction stories of real-life combat in the war between Russia and Afghanistan. Great for any Soldier deploying, these stories are told by commanders, advisers, and leaders alike.
Edited and compiled by the same author, The Other Side of the Mountain was created to pair well with The Bear Went Over the Mountain. Each book features short stories that explain in detail the battles of the Soviet-Afghan war. The differences is that each one contains stories from different sides and this book focuses on accounts from the Afghan nation. Learn what advantages and disadvantages the Mujahideen brought to the war in this tactical review book.