The Resource Gorbachev : his life and times, William Taubman

Gorbachev : his life and times, William Taubman

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Gorbachev : his life and times
Title
Gorbachev
Title remainder
his life and times
Statement of responsibility
William Taubman
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The definitive volume on one of the most important and controversial figures of the 20th century, a man who almost singlehandedly changed his country and the world
Biography type
individual biography
Cataloging source
StDuBDS
Dewey number
947.0854092
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
Target audience
adult
Gorbachev : his life and times, William Taubman
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Gorbachev : his life and times, William Taubman
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent.
  • rdacontent.
Contents
Introduction: "Gorbachev is hard to understand" -- Childhood, boyhood, and youth: 1931-1949 -- Moscow State University: 1950-1955 -- Climbing the ladder: 1955-1969 -- Regional party boss: 1969-1978 -- Return to Moscow: 1978-1985 -- What is to be done? 1985-1986 -- Onto the world stage: March 1985-December 1986 -- Two scorpions in a bottle: 1987 -- Who's afraid of Nina Andreyeva? 1988 -- Before the storm: 1987-1988 -- Summits galore: 1987-1988 -- 1989: triumph and trouble at home -- 1989: triumph and trouble abroad -- Coming apart? 1990 -- Coming together? 1990 -- To the coup: January-August 1991 -- The coup: August 1991 -- Final days: August-December 1991 -- Out of power: 1992-2016 -- Conclusion: understanding Gorbachev
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Dimensions
24 cm.
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Extent
xxv, 852 pages
Isbn
9781471147968
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white)
System control number
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  • 1327190
  • 1298794

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