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Author Marcovitz, Hal.

Title Cause & effect: The fall of the Soviet Union / by Hal Marcovitz.

Publication Info. San Diego, CA : ReferencePoint Press, Inc., [2015]
©2016

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Location Call No. Status
 PAS Central Library Young Adult, Non-Fiction    YA 947.0854 MAR    Available
Description 80 pages : illustrations (chiefly color) ; 25 cm.
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Series Cause & effect in history
Cause & effect in history.
Audience Grades 9 to 12.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents A brief history of the Soviet Union's collapse -- How did czarist policies contribute to the rise of communism? -- How did Soviet economic polices lead to collapse? -- What role did the Cold War weapons buildup play in the Soviet collapse? -- How did the collapse of the Soviet Union lead to war and ethnic conflict?
Summary The Fall of the Soviet Union occurred after decades of economic chaos and a nuclear arms race with the West. This title begins with a brief history of the Soviet Union's collapse and then examines key questions.
Subject Soviet Union -- Politics and government -- 1953-1985 -- Juvenile literature.
Soviet Union -- Politics and government -- 1985-1991 -- Juvenile literature.
Soviet Union -- Economic policy -- Juvenile literature.
Soviet Union -- Military policy -- Juvenile literature.
Added Title Fall of the Soviet Union
Cause and effect: The fall of the Soviet Union
Other Form: Online version: Marcovitz, Hal. Cause & effect The fall of the Soviet Union. San Diego, CA : ReferencePoint Press, Inc., 2016 9781601527936 (DLC) 2014050038
ISBN 9781601527929 (hardback)
1601527926 (hardback)

 
    
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