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The Resource The last empire : the final days of the Soviet Union, Serhii Plokhy, (electronic resource)

The last empire : the final days of the Soviet Union, Serhii Plokhy, (electronic resource)

Label
The last empire : the final days of the Soviet Union
Title
The last empire
Title remainder
the final days of the Soviet Union
Statement of responsibility
Serhii Plokhy
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
"A prize-winning historian presents a vivid revisionist account of the Soviet Union's collapse over the final five months of 1991"--Provided by publisher
Summary
Describes the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1991, dispelling the myth that the event was spurred on in part by the close relationship between George H.W. Bush and Mikhail Gorbachev
Writing style
Award
Lionel Gelber Prize (Canada), 2015.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10311742
Cataloging source
MHW
Dewey number
947.085/4
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
  • dictionaries
  • bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the final days of the Soviet Union
Label
The last empire : the final days of the Soviet Union, Serhii Plokhy, (electronic resource)
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=3157DB1C-FA0E-42C0-B98D-DB895C7C4DDA
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
I. The last summit. 1. Meeting in Moscow -- 2. The party crasher -- 3. Chicken Kiev -- II. The tanks of August. 4. The prisoner of the Crimea -- 5. The Russian rebel -- 6. Freedom's victory -- III. A countercoup. 7. The resurgence of Russia -- 8. Independent Ukraine -- 9. Saving the empire -- IV. Soviet disunion. 10. Washington's dilemma -- 11. The Russian ark -- 12. The survivor -- V. Vox populi. 13. Anticipation -- 14. The Ukrainian referendum -- 15. The Slavic trinity -- VI. Farewell to the empire. 16. Out of the woods -- 17. The birth of Eurasia -- 18. Christmas in Moscow -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn879946016
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (489 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780465061990
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
3157DB1C-FA0E-42C0-B98D-DB895C7C4DDA
System control number
(OCoLC)879946016
Label
The last empire : the final days of the Soviet Union, Serhii Plokhy, (electronic resource)
Link
http://digital.arapahoelibraries.org/ContentDetails.htm?ID=3157DB1C-FA0E-42C0-B98D-DB895C7C4DDA
Publication
Copyright
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
online resource
Carrier category code
cr
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier.
Content category
text
Content type code
txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent.
Contents
I. The last summit. 1. Meeting in Moscow -- 2. The party crasher -- 3. Chicken Kiev -- II. The tanks of August. 4. The prisoner of the Crimea -- 5. The Russian rebel -- 6. Freedom's victory -- III. A countercoup. 7. The resurgence of Russia -- 8. Independent Ukraine -- 9. Saving the empire -- IV. Soviet disunion. 10. Washington's dilemma -- 11. The Russian ark -- 12. The survivor -- V. Vox populi. 13. Anticipation -- 14. The Ukrainian referendum -- 15. The Slavic trinity -- VI. Farewell to the empire. 16. Out of the woods -- 17. The birth of Eurasia -- 18. Christmas in Moscow -- Epilogue
Control code
ocn879946016
Dimensions
unknown
Extent
1 online resource (489 pages)
Form of item
online
Isbn
9780465061990
Media category
computer
Media MARC source
rdamedia.
Media type code
c
Other physical details
illustrations, maps.
Specific material designation
remote
Stock number
3157DB1C-FA0E-42C0-B98D-DB895C7C4DDA
System control number
(OCoLC)879946016

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