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Freedom S Laboratory

Pub Date : 2018-11-15 | Author : Audra J. Wolfe | Publisher : Johns Hopkins University Press

ISBN 10 : 9781421426730
ISBN 13 : 1421426730

Closing in the present day with a discussion of the recent March for Science and the prospects for science and science diplomacy in the Trump era, the book demonstrates the continu..


Gorbachev S Gamble

Pub Date : 2013-04-30 | Author : Andrei Grachev | Publisher : John Wiley & Sons

ISBN 10 : 9780745655321
ISBN 13 : 0745655327

Gorbachev’s Gamble offers a new and more convincing answer to this question by providing the missing link between the internal and external aspects of Gorbachev’s perestroika. ..


A Little Corner Of Freedom

Pub Date : 1999-02-26 | Author : Douglas R. Weiner | Publisher : Univ of California Press

ISBN 10 : 0520928113
ISBN 13 : 9780520928114

While researching Russia's historical efforts to protect nature, Douglas Weiner unearthed unexpected findings: a trail of documents that raised fundamental questions about the Sovi..


A Failed Empire

Pub Date : 2009-02-01 | Author : Vladislav M. Zubok | Publisher : Univ of North Carolina Press

ISBN 10 : 9780807899052
ISBN 13 : 0807899054

In this widely praised book, Vladislav Zubok argues that Western interpretations of the Cold War have erred by exaggerating either the Kremlin's pragmatism or its aggressiveness. E..


Brezhnev And The Decline Of The Soviet Union

Pub Date : 2013-11-07 | Author : Thomas Crump | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781134669226
ISBN 13 : 1134669224

Leonid Brezhnev was leader of the Soviet Union from 1964-1982, a longer period than any other Soviet leader apart from Stalin. During Brezhnev’s time Soviet power seemed at its h..