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Author Sheets, Lawrence Scott.

Title Eight pieces of empire : a 20-year journey through the Soviet collapse / Lawrence Scott Sheets.

Imprint New York : Crown Publishers, c2011.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    947.0854 SHE    Available
Edition 1st ed.
Description xvi, 318 p. : ill., map ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Summary A detailed chronicle of the collapse of the Soviet Union is told through a series of episodes and vignettes to explore personal, political, and historical contributing factors as well as its ongoing repercussions.
Subject Sheets, Lawrence Scott -- Travel -- Soviet Union.
Sheets, Lawrence Scott -- Travel -- Russia (Federation)
Social change -- Soviet Union -- History.
Social change -- Russia (Federation) -- History.
Post-communism -- Social aspects -- Soviet Union -- History.
Post-communism -- Social aspects -- Russia (Federation) -- History.
Soviet Union -- History -- 1985-1991.
Russia (Federation) -- History -- 1991-
Soviet Union -- Description and travel.
Russia (Federation) -- Description and travel.
Added Title 8 pieces of empire
ISBN 9780307395825

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