Why Gorbachev happened
An award-winning foreign correspondent gives us a brilliant and timely portrait of the complex man who changed world history. The author of the acclaimed Russia: The People and the Power, Robert Kaiser also was Moscow correspondent for the Washington Post for several years.
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WHY GORBACHEV HAPPENED: His Triumphs and His FailureUser Review - Jane Doe - Kirkus
An illuminating, interpretive report on Mikhail Gorbachev's exercise of power, which concludes that his reforms may do more to expose than remedy the deficiencies of the Soviet Union's sociopolitical ... Read full review
Why Gorbachev happened: his triumphs and his failureUser Review - Not Available - Book Verdict
Kaiser, a longtime Moscow correspondent for the Washington Post , provides a solid account of Mikhail Gorbachev's political ascent and his current decline. While the former depended on the general ... Read full review