About the Book

One Soldier’s War

One Soldier’s War

February 2009
Trade Paperback · 416 Pages
$15.00 U.S. · $19.50 CAN · €10.99 E.U.
ISBN 9780802144034
Grove Press


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One Soldier’s War is a visceral and unflinching memoir of a young Russian soldier’s experience in the Chechen wars that brilliantly captures the fear, drudgery, chaos, and brutality of modern combat. An excerpt of the book was hailed by Tibor Fisher in th

About the Authors

Arkady Babchenko was born in 1977. A law graduate, he currently works as a journalist at the independent newspaper Novaya Gazeta. This is his first book.