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The Origins of Modern Polish Democracy (Polish and Polish American Studies)
The Origins of Modern Polish Democracy (Polish and Polish American Studies)
by M B B Biskupski
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The Origins of Modern Polish Democracy is a series of closely integrated essays that traces the idea of democracy in Polish thought and practice. It begins with the transformative events of the mid-nineteenth century, which witnessed revolutionary... (read more)

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Carrying a Secret in My Heart: Children of Political Prisoners of the Revolution, Hungary 1956 Talk an Oral History
Carrying a Secret in My Heart: Children of Political Prisoners of the Revolution, Hungary 1956 Talk an Oral History
by Zsuzsanna Korosi
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The twelve-day 1956 revolution exerted a lasting effect on the fates of the families of the more than 20,000 who were imprisoned and 229 executed by the regime in the harsh reprisals that followed the crushing of the revolt. The authors present a rich... (read more)

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Adolescent Dev. & Rapid Soc Change: Perspectives from Eastern Europe
Adolescent Dev. & Rapid Soc Change: Perspectives from Eastern Europe
by Judith L Van Hoorn
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In times of dramatic social changes, adolescents are the last children of the old system and the first adults of the new. The Hungarian and Polish adolescents documented in this book can be considered the omega-alpha generation of the great social... (read more)

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Ghosts of Europe: Central Europe's Past and Uncertain Future (11 Edition)
Ghosts of Europe: Central Europe's Past and Uncertain Future (11 Edition)
by Anna Porter
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In 1989, Adam Michnik said that Central Europe came “as a messenger not only of freedom and tolerance but also of hatred and intolerance. It is here, in Central Europe, that the last two wars began.” Nearing the twentieth anniversary of... (read more)

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Yugoslavia in Transition: Choices and Constraints: Essays in Honour of Fred Singleton
Yugoslavia in Transition: Choices and Constraints: Essays in Honour of Fred Singleton
by Frederick Singleton
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'Crisis' or 'Transition'? Without denying in any way the severity, and certainly not the existence, of the difficulties which beset Yugoslavia today, the editors of this collection of essays want to set debate about this question and others in fresh... (read more)

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Letters to the Celestial Serbs: Reflections on an Ethnic Conflict
Letters to the Celestial Serbs: Reflections on an Ethnic Conflict
by Gojko Beric
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In this book, ex-communist Gojko Beric reflects with irony at his ex-Yugoslav countrymen, noting the absurdities of ethnic conflict as well as its tragedies. Beric spent parts of the war away from Sarajevo, in Ljubljana, and uses his absence to observe... (read more)

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Society & Culture in East-Central Europe #0009: The Silent Escape
Society & Culture in East-Central Europe #0009: The Silent Escape
by Lena Constante
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"A heartbreaking, human document . . . that ranks comparably to Eugenia Ginzburg's In the Whirlwind and Nadezhda Mandelstam's Hope Against Hope."—Vladimir Tismaneanu, author of Reinventing Politics "A superb book. Without ever lapsing into self-pity,... (read more)

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Serpent in the Bosom: The Rise and Fall of Slobodan Milosevic
Serpent in the Bosom: The Rise and Fall of Slobodan Milosevic
by Lenard J Cohen
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The violent disintegration of the former Yugoslavia highlights the importance of a detailed understanding of the Balkan region. The political outlook and behavior of the Serbs and Serbian elites has been particularly bewildering to Western citizens and... (read more)

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Kosovo: A Short History
Kosovo: A Short History
by Noel Malcolm
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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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It is hard not to share the author's cynicism as the political endgame in Bosnia continues, with Serbian war criminals free and periodic violence mocking the Dayton peace accord. Hopefully, the appalling phase of genocide that Pulitzer Prize-winning... (read more)

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Socialist Entrepreneurs: Embourgeoisement in Rural Hungary
Socialist Entrepreneurs: Embourgeoisement in Rural Hungary
by Ivan Szelenyi
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Among the East European nations, Hungary has been noted in recent years for permitting, even encouraging, family entrepreneurship in agriculture. In this highly empirical study, Ivan Szelenyi and his collaborators explore this phenomenon, affording a... (read more)

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Polish Way (87 Edition)
Polish Way (87 Edition)
by Adam Zamoyski
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Mr. Zamoyski believes there is a need for a new synthesis of Poland's past because of the heavily nationalist and political coloring of existing works. He strives to place Polish history more squarely in its European context, and he pays special... (read more)

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I Kiss Your Hands Many Times: Hearts, Souls, and Wars in Hungary
I Kiss Your Hands Many Times: Hearts, Souls, and Wars in Hungary
by Marianne Szegedy Maszak
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A magnificent wartime love story about the forces that brought the author’s parents together and those that nearly drove them apart   Marianne Szegedy-Maszák’s parents, Hanna and Aladár, met and fell in love in Budapest in... (read more)

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Guided Tour Through the Museum of Communism: Fables From a Mouse, a Parrot, a Bear, a Cat, a Mole, a Pig, a Dog, and a Raven (11 Edition)
Guided Tour Through the Museum of Communism: Fables From a Mouse, a Parrot, a Bear, a Cat, a Mole, a Pig, a Dog, and a Raven (11 Edition)
by Slavenka Drakulic
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A wry, cutting deconstruction of the Communist empire by one of Eastern Europe's exceptional authors. Called "a perceptive and amusing social critic, with a wonderful eye for detail" by The Washington Post, Slavenka Drakulic-a native of Croatia-has... (read more)

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Harvard Historical Studies #149: Oil Empire: Visions of Prosperity in Austrian Galicia
Harvard Historical Studies #149: Oil Empire: Visions of Prosperity in Austrian Galicia
by Alison Fleig Frank
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2006 Austrian Cultural Forum Book... (read more)

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