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Women's Glasnost Vs. Naglost: Stopping Russian Backlash

Tatyana Mamonova, Chandra Niles Folsom - Political Science - 1994 - 184 pages
Yeltsin is certainly not the Sakharov of the Democratic Movement. Russian people sarcastically call his burning the Parliament an "October Revolution" of 1993. In Women's ...
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The end of the line: the failure of communism in the Soviet Union and China

Christopher Sale Wren - Business & Economics - 1990 - 352 pages
An account of communism in crisis describes two countries that have lost their binding ideology and become a welter of contradictions
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Pushkin's Children: Writings on Russia and Russians

Татьяна Толстая - Literary Collections - 2003 - 242 pages
A collection of essays by the grea-grandniece of Leo Tolstoy offers reflections on Russian politics, culture, and literature, discussing such widely diverse topics as Soviet ...
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The Gates of November

Chaim Potok, Leonid Slepak, Vladimir Slepak, Alexander Slepak, Maria Slepak - Fiction - 2010 - 272 pages
"REMARKABLE . . . A WONDERFUL STORY." --The Boston Globe The father is a high-ranking Communist officer, a Jew who survived Stalin's purges. The son is a "refusenik," who ...
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Boris Starling - Fiction - 2011
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Journey to Chernobyl: Encounters in a Radioactive Zone

Glenn Alan Cheney - History - 2006 - 194 pages
Glenn Cheney arrived in Kiev during those first days when the Soviet Union ceased to exist and Ukraine was reborn. Almost immediately he found himself talking with scientist ...
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The Rise and Fall of Gorbachev

Dmitriĭ Mikheev - Social Science - 1992 - 178 pages
This book analyzes the puzzling phenomena that is Mikal Gorbachev. He captured the imaginations of the world and was talked about as a new messiah, yet so many of his ...
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