A book on the history of 2nd MWF was uploaded on the web site of its successor (История часового завода Слава). See also the announce in watch.ru (http://forum.watch.ru/showthread.php?p=887504#post887504). The book was published in 2002 and covers the whole history of the factory from its beginning. Its author, Vladimir Georgievitch Bogdanov, started his carreer as apprentice in chrometer department of 2MWF in 1966 and finished in 2000 as head engeneer of 2MWF. To read the book, go to the end of the web page and click the chapters 1-12.