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Revolution 1989

the fall of the Soviet empire

by Victor Sebestyen

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Published by Pantheon Books in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Soviet Union -- Politics and government -- 1985-1991

  • About the Edition

    Documents the collapse of the Soviet Union"s European empire (East Germany, Poland, Czechoslvakia, Hungary, Romania, and Bulgaria) and the transition of each to independent states, drawing on interviews and newly uncovered archival material to offer insight into 1989"s rapid changes and the USSR"s minimal resistance.

    Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [403]-428) and index.

    StatementVictor Sebestyen.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDK288 .S393 2009
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxi, 451 p. [16] p. of plates :
    Number of Pages451
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23534926M
    ISBN 100375425322
    ISBN 109780375425325
    LC Control Number2009023045
    OCLC/WorldCa303038074

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