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Published: 22 February 2018

288 Pages


ISBN: 9780190659240

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The Long Hangover

Putin's New Russia and the Ghosts of the Past

Shaun Walker

  • Offers a powerful new explanation of why Putin succeeded in reviving Russia from the wreckage of the 1990s
  • Shows how the memorialization of World War II in all aspects of Russian life has helped Putin stitch the country back together
  • Transports readers from far eastern Siberia to Moscow to Crimea in a series of elegantly written chapters
  • First book by a major reporter who has been on the Russia beat for over a decade
  • Offers the most incisive account to date of the war in East Ukraine

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