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Author Qvortrup, Matthew, author.

Title Angela Merkel : Europe's most influential leader / Matthew Qvortrup.

Publication Info. New York, NY : Overlook Duckworth, 2016.


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 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    92 Merkel,A QVO    Available
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Description 367 pages : color and black-and-white illustrations ; 24 cm
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Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 343-358) and index.
Contents A childhood under communism -- In the shadow of the Berlin Wall -- Angela in Leipzig -- The unbearable boredom of being: a squatter in Berlin -- Angela becomes Merkel -- Kohl's girl -- the politics of patricide: how Merkel became party leader -- Waiting game: the patient party leader -- Merkel loses and becomes chancellor -- The making of the Queen of Europe -- Potato soup, the Pope and re-election -- The Euro-crisis and Afghanistan -- From the jaws of defeat and beyond -- Ukraine, another Greek tragedy and the refugee crisis -- Epilogue: Mother Courage or Merkiavelli?
Subject Merkel, Angela, 1954-
Heads of state -- Germany -- Biography.
Women heads of state -- Germany -- Biography.
Genre/Form Biographies.
ISBN 9781468313161

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