The following books by Tom Hillman stress information over glossy
production values, but give information not available elsewhere unless
you read Russian.
Automobiles of the Russian Civil War
is everything you need to know about armoured cars in
the RCW (and Polish-Soviet war): including organisation, doctrine and
orders of battle. For pretty pictures, see the Osprey books on RCW
Armour, but for detailed information this is the only real source.
Operation: General Baron Wrangel’s Last Operation in the RCW
A hugely detailed look at a very interesting operation
which included opposed river crossings, tanks assaulting a fortified
city and mass cavalry battles. Unlike so many books about military
operations it gives both sides of the story.
The translation from Russian of a complete history of the
most famous regiment of the RCW, from its founding to the evacuation
from the Crimea. On the way it deals with a few myths about the