The uses of adversity: essays on the fate of Central Europe

Front Cover
Granta Books, 1989 - Self-Help - 305 pages
3 Reviews

From inside the book

What people are saying - Write a review

Review: The Uses of Adversity : Essays on the Fate of Central Europe

User Review  - Michael Greening - Goodreads

Prescient essays that, unsurprisingly, are extraordinarily well-written Read full review

Review: The Uses of Adversity : Essays on the Fate of Central Europe

User Review  - Steve Kierstead - Goodreads

Many wonderful essays, mostly about politics in Eastern Europe before and during the breakup of the Soviet empire. Read full review

Contents

Sketches from Another Germany
3
Comrade Brecht
26
The Pope in Poland
42
Copyright

6 other sections not shown

Common terms and phrases

About the author (1989)

Timothy Garton Ash is a fellow of St. Anthony's College, Oxford, and of the Hoover Institution, Stanford.

Bibliographic information