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Soc Currents E Eur 2ed-P
Soc Currents E Eur 2ed-P
by Sabrina Petra Ramet
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Social Currents in Eastern Europe traces the diverse social currents that have developed alongside and interacted with political and economic forces to bring about change in Eastern Europe. In this second edition—which significantly updates and... (read more)

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The Destruction of Yugoslavia: Tracing the Break-Up 1980-92
The Destruction of Yugoslavia: Tracing the Break-Up 1980-92
by Branka Magas
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Central Europe: Enemies, Neighbors, Friends
Central Europe: Enemies, Neighbors, Friends
by Lonnie Johnson
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Throughout the Cold War era, the Iron Curtain divided Central Europe into a Communist East and a democratic West, and we grew accustomed to looking at this part of the world in bipolar ideological terms. Yet many people living on both sides of the Iron... (read more)

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Hungary and Finland in the 20TH Century
Hungary and Finland in the 20TH Century
by Olli Vehvileainen
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Although Finland and Hungary have had comparatively little direct relations they share a historically similar position between East and West in Europe. Vehvilinen (history, U. of Tampere, Finland) presents a collection of papers, penned by Finnish and... (read more)

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Surge to Freedom: The End of Communist Rule in Eastern Europe (Soviet and East European Studies)
Surge to Freedom: The End of Communist Rule in Eastern Europe (Soviet and East European Studies)
by J F Brown
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In praise of Surge to Freedom: The End of Communist Rule in Eastern Europe: "Nobody has yet produced a more perceptive and inclusive work on the events of what is arguably the most important year of our lifetimes. This book is essential for anyone... (read more)

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Eastern Europe for Beginners
Eastern Europe for Beginners
by Paul Beck
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Traces the history of the region from World War I to the present, and describes influential events, movements, and individuals.... (read more)

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Violence Taking Place: The Architecture of the Kosovo Conflict (Cultural Memory in the Present)
Violence Taking Place: The Architecture of the Kosovo Conflict (Cultural Memory in the Present)
by Andrew Herscher
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While the construction of architecture has a place in architectural discourse, its destruction, generally seen as incompatible with the very idea of "culture," has been neglected in theoretical and historical discussion. Responding to this neglect... (read more)

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Milosevic and Markovic: The End of the Serbian Fairytale
Milosevic and Markovic: The End of the Serbian Fairytale
by Slavoljub Djukic
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From the introduction: "Throughout Serbia's history no leader has risen to become as powerful and celebrated as Slobodan Milosevic, or fallen as low. At the onset of the twenty-first century, he was instrumental in determining the Serb's fate, and also... (read more)

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Fools Rush in: A True Story of Love, War, and Redemption
Fools Rush in: A True Story of Love, War, and Redemption
by Bill Carter
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Offering an in-depth personal account of the Bosnian and Herzegovinian war, this autobiography follows the author as he departed for conflict-ridden Eastern Europe in the early 1990s. Demonstrating how the protagonist discovered his own love of humanity,... (read more)

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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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Budapest: A Cultural History (Cityscapes)
Budapest: A Cultural History (Cityscapes)
by Bob Dent
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The views of Budapest by the River Danube are unparalleled in Europe. On one side the Buda Hills reach almost to the riverside, with Castle Hill and Gellért Hill offering outstanding panoramas. Pest, linked to Buda by a series of imposing bridges, with... (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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This Was Not Our War: Bosnian Women Reclaiming the Peace
This Was Not Our War: Bosnian Women Reclaiming the Peace
by Swanee Hunt
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This Was Not Our War shares amazing first-person accounts of twenty-six Bosnian women who are reconstructing their society following years of devastating warfare. A university student working to resettle refugees, a paramedic who founded a veterans... (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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