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Balkan Ghosts a Journey Through History
Balkan Ghosts a Journey Through History
by Robert D Kaplan
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From the assassination that set off World War I to the ethnic warfare sweeping Bosnia and Croatia, the Balkans have been the crucible of the 20th century--the place where terrorism and genocide were first practiced as tools of policy. This enthralling... (read more)

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The Captive Mind
The Captive Mind
by Czeslaw Milosz
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The best known prose work by the winner of the 1980 Nobel Prize for Literature examines the moral and intellectual conflicts faced by men and women living under totalitarianism of the left or right.... (read more)

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The Triumph of Provocation
The Triumph of Provocation
by Jozef Mackiewicz
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This masterful political treatise, first published in 1962, examines the history and nature of Communism as it developed in the Soviet Union and in Poland. Józef Mackiewicz, known for his relentless opposition to Communism, argues that... (read more)

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Michelangelo in Ravensbruck: One Woman's War Against the Nazis
Michelangelo in Ravensbruck: One Woman's War Against the Nazis
by Karoli Lanckoronska
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In September of 1939, Countess Karolina Lanckoronska, wealthy landowner and professor of art history, watched the Soviet army march into Poland. After joining the resistance, she was arrested, sentenced to death, and held in Ravensbruck concentration... (read more)

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Professionals Power & Solidarity in Poland :A Critical Sociology of Soviet Type Society
Professionals Power & Solidarity in Poland :A Critical Sociology of Soviet Type Society
by Michael D Kennedy
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This pathbreaking study analyzes Solidarity, one of the most important social movements of the century, and its significance in Soviet societies.... (read more)

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The Hungarians: A Thousand Years of Victory in Defeat
The Hungarians: A Thousand Years of Victory in Defeat
by Paul Lendvai
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"This brief narrative of Hungarian history, elegantly translated into English, is written with verve, humor, profound insights, and just the right degree of cynicism. It well explains the dilemma of a respectable old state squeezed between more powerful... (read more)

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The Serbs: History, Myth and the Destruction of Yugoslavia
The Serbs: History, Myth and the Destruction of Yugoslavia
by Tim Judah
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Second edition on the history, myth and destruction of Yugoslavia, by this journalist who had first hand experience of the war.... (read more)

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The Diary of Georgi Dimitrov, 1933-1949 (Annals of Communism)
The Diary of Georgi Dimitrov, 1933-1949 (Annals of Communism)
by Georgi Dimitrov
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Georgi Dimitrov (1882-1949) was a high-ranking Bulgarian and Soviet official, one of the most prominent leaders of the international Communist movement and a trusted member of Stalins inner circle. Accused by the Nazis of setting the Reichstag fire in... (read more)

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Final Revolution: The Resistance Church & the Collapse of Communism
Final Revolution: The Resistance Church & the Collapse of Communism
by George Weigel
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The collapse of communism in central and eastern Europe--the Revolution of 1989--was a singularly stunning event in a century already known for the unexpected. How did people divided for two generations by an Iron Curtain come so suddenly to dance... (read more)

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A Secret Life: The Polish Officer, His Covert Mission, and the Price He Paid ToSave His Country
A Secret Life: The Polish Officer, His Covert Mission, and the Price He Paid ToSave His Country
by Benjamin Weiser
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For almost a decade, Col. Ryszard Kuklinski betrayed the Communist leadership of Poland, cooperating with the CIA in one of the most extraordinary intelligence operations of the Cold War. But even after freedom came to Poland, a riddle remained: was... (read more)

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Grooves of Change Eastern Europe At the Turn of the Millennium
Grooves of Change Eastern Europe At the Turn of the Millennium
by J F Brown
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The Grooves of Change is the culmination of J. F. Brown’s esteemed career as an analyst of Eastern Europe. He traces events in this diverse and disruption-riddled region from the communist era to the years of transition after the fall of the Berlin... (read more)

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People of the Storm God: Travels in Macedonia (Lost & Found)
People of the Storm God: Travels in Macedonia (Lost & Found)
by Will Myer
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Travelling in Turkey, Greece, Bulgaria and the newly independent Former Yugoslav Republic of Macedonia, Myer encounters a bewildering array of political and cultural opinions-Orthodox Christians and Muslims, communists and nationalists, warlords and... (read more)

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The Magic Lantern: The Revolution of '89 Witnessed in Warsaw, Budapest, Berlin, and Prague
The Magic Lantern: The Revolution of '89 Witnessed in Warsaw, Budapest, Berlin, and Prague
by Timothy Garton Ash
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The Magic Lantern is one of those rare books that define a history moment, written by a brilliant witness who was also a participant in epochal events. Whether covering Poland's first free parliamentary elections--in which Solidarity found itself in the... (read more)

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Suitcase: Refugee Voices from Bosnia & Croatia
Suitcase: Refugee Voices from Bosnia & Croatia
by Julie Mertus
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"For four excruciating years, these overwhelmingly civilian victims of bloodthirsty armies have been degraded, dishonored, dislocated, and displaced. And the world has looked at this appalling mistreatment with both horror and complacency. . . . In this... (read more)

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The Revolutions of 1989 (Rewriting Histories)
The Revolutions of 1989 (Rewriting Histories)
by Vladimir Tismaneanu
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The Revolutions of 1989 is a collection of both classic and recent articles examining the causes and consequences of the collapse of communism in East and Central Europe, the most important event in recent world history. It includes discussion of: * the... (read more)

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Ethnic Nationalism: The Tragic Death of Yugoslavia
Ethnic Nationalism: The Tragic Death of Yugoslavia
by Bogdan Denitch
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This essential resource provides a cogent, comprehensive historical analysis of Yugoslavia's demise, one that clearly identifies events and trends that urgently demand the world's attention.... (read more)

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The Sacrificed Body: Balkan Community Building and the Fear of Freedom (Pitt Russian East European)
The Sacrificed Body: Balkan Community Building and the Fear of Freedom (Pitt Russian East European)
by Tatjana Aleksic
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Living in one of the world’s most volatile regions, the people of the Balkans have witnessed unrelenting political, economic, and social upheaval. In response, many have looked to building communities, both psychologically and materially, as a... (read more)

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The Radical Right in Central and Eastern Europe Since 1989 (Post-Communist Cultural Studies)
The Radical Right in Central and Eastern Europe Since 1989 (Post-Communist Cultural Studies)
by Sabrina P Ramet
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With the collapse of Communism in Central and Eastern Europe between 1989 and 1991, right-wing extremist parties have emerged and claimed a prominence that they have not enjoyed since the early 1940s. The Radical Right in Central and Eastern Europe Since... (read more)

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Transnational Actors in Central and East European Transitions (Pitt Russian East European)
Transnational Actors in Central and East European Transitions (Pitt Russian East European)
by Mitchell Orenstein
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When Vladimir Putin claimed “outside forces” were at work during the Ukrainian Orange Revolution of 2004, it was not just a case of paranoia. In this uprising against election fraud, protesters had been trained in political organization and... (read more)

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Endgame: The Betrayal and Fall of Srebrenica, Europe's Worst Massacre Since World War II
Endgame: The Betrayal and Fall of Srebrenica, Europe's Worst Massacre Since World War II
by David Rohde
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In 1993, the UN Security Council officially made Srebrenica the world’s first UN-protected civilian safe area and stripped the town’s Muslim defenders of their tanks and artillery. Two years later, Srebrenica fell after UN commanders turned... (read more)

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