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Lenin's Tomb: The Last Days of the Soviet Empire

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Synopses & Reviews

Publisher Comments:

In the tradition of John Reed's classic Ten Days That Shook the World, this bestselling account of the collapse of the Soviet Union combines the global vision of the best historical scholarship with the immediacy of eyewitness journalism. "A moving illumination . . . Remnick is the witness for us all." —Wall Street Journal.

Review:

"The most eloquent chronicle of the Soviet empire's demise published to date....It is hard to conceive of a work that might surpass it." Francine du Plessix Gray, Washington Post Book World

Review:

"Utterly absorbing...If you did not have the opportunity to witness the Soviet empire in its death throes, Lenin's Tomb will take you there." Jack F. Matlock, Jr.

Synopsis:

US

Description:

Includes bibliographical references (p. [561]-564) and index.

About the Author

David Remnick was a reporter for The Washington Post

for ten years, including four in Moscow. He joined The

New Yorker as a writer in 1992 and has been the magazine’s

editor since 1998. Mr. Remnick served as an Olympic Correspondent

and Commentator for NBC during the Sochi 2014 Winter Olympics. 

Product Details

ISBN:
9780679751250
Author:
Remnick, David
Publisher:
Vintage Books
Author:
Remnick, David
Author:
David Remnick With a New Afterword by the Author
Location:
New York :
Subject:
General
Subject:
History & Theory
Subject:
Politics and government
Subject:
Government and political science
Subject:
History, theory and practice
Subject:
Russia (pre & post Soviet Union)
Subject:
Soviet Union
Subject:
Politics and government, 1985-1991
Subject:
Soviet Union Politics and government 1985-1991.
Subject:
Europe - Russia & the Former Soviet Union
Subject:
Political History
Subject:
Soviet Union Politics and government.
Subject:
Russia-General Russian History
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Trade paper
Series:
Vintage
Series Volume:
v. V
Publication Date:
19940431
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
General/trade
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Y
Pages:
624
Dimensions:
8 x 5.2 x 1.2 in 1.2625 lb

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