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Published by Routledge .
Written in English

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Number of Pages400
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Open LibraryOL7494338M
ISBN 100415398851
ISBN 109780415398855

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This is the best available description of how and why the Soviet Union was transformed into fifteen independent states. A terrific book! -- Yuri Slezkine, University of California, Berkeley An elegantly written, lucid discussion of why the Soviet Union fell apart in precisely the way that it did.5/5(1). 36 rows  The breakup of the Soviet Union: opposing viewpoints / A collection of articles debating . There were many positive and negative effects after the Soviet Union disbanded in Some of these effects were National and some were international. This essay will explore all the different effects and consequences which have occurred after the soviet unions break-up. It will also compare the states of the former USSR to what it [ ]. 1. The Strategic Implications of Change in the Soviet Union: Part I Papers from the IISS 31st Annual Conference () 2. The Strategic Implications of Change in the Soviet Union: Part II Papers from the IISS 31st Annual Conference () 3. The Soviet Union and Eastern Europe: The End of an Era Renée de Nevers () 4.

  The Soviet Union was supposed to be “a society of true democracy,” but in many ways it was no less repressive than the czarist autocracy that preceded it. It was ruled by a single party–the. Clearly outdated as this was published in , but it does give great insight into what people thought following the break up of the Soviet Union. I like how one argument (chapter) was juxtaposed next to its counter argument/5. Why Did the Soviet Union Break Up? Jorge Lascar/CC-BY The collapse of the Soviet Union is inextricably tied to the reformist policies of the then-General Secretary of the Communist Party, Mikhail Gorbachev. Gorbachev came to power in a single-party, multi-ethnic state that ruled a network of satellite countries by force and coercion. The Break-Up of the Soviet Union Witness History The Presidents of the Soviet Republics of Russia, Ukraine and Belorussia met and signed a treaty which ended 70 years of Soviet communism.

  Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. The breakup of the Soviet Union by William Barbour, Carol Wekesser, , Greenhaven Press edition, in EnglishPages:   The Soviet Union was made up of 15 Union republics. Some of those republics became part of the Soviet Union after World War II but had fought civil wars for independence from the Russian empire during and after the Russian Revolution in The Baltic States in particular, but other republics as well, were not happy members of the Union. The break-up of the Soviet Union.. [International Institute for Strategic Studies.;] Home. WorldCat Home About WorldCat Help. Search. Search for Library Items Search for Lists Search for Book: All Authors / Contributors: International Institute for Strategic Studies. ISBN: OCLC Number. Books on break-up of the soviet union I'm trying to research a novel on the dissolution of the Soviet Union, from Perestroika and onto the ensuing capitalist free-for-all. Anyone with any books they could recommend, particularly involving the Gorbachev years and the creation of oligarchs such as Abramovich, Berezovsky et. al, I'd really.