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The Awakening of the Soviet Union

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$39.00 • £33.95 • €35.95

ISBN 9780674055513

Publication Date: 09/01/1991


256 pages

6 x 9-1/4 inches

Not for sale in UK & British Commonwealth (except Canada)

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The Awakening of the Soviet Union does more to help English speakers understand these changes than any of the dozens of books on the subject published in the past five years.—Anthony Astrachan, The Nation

The most useful and reliable guide to the chaos of the current Soviet Union… [Hosking’s] grasp of the overall picture of the Soviet Union and of its history is solid and uncluttered.The Economist

Among the most enlightening and informative accounts of what has already been one of the most amazing peaceful revolutions in modern times… [A] fine study.—Adam B. Ulam, The New York Times Book Review

Geoffrey Hosking has…produced a series of almost timeless essays on the deeper currents of change and reform within the Soviet system.—Martin Walker, The Washington Post Book World

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