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Published: 15 February 2009

384 Pages

6-1/4 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780199562459

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Seven Years that Changed the World

Perestroika in Perspective

Archie Brown

  • The author's previous book The Gorbachev Factor (OUP, 1996) won the W.J.M. Mackenzie Prize of the Political Studies Association of the UK for best political science book of the year and the Alec Nove Prize of the British Association for Slavonic and East European Studies for the best book or article on Communism, Post-Communism or Russia.
  • A major new interpretation of one of the key moments in 20th century history
  • written by the first Western scholar to highlight the potential importance of Mikhail Gorbachev