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The ghosts of Europe : Central Europe's past and uncertain future

Author: Anna Porter
Publisher: New York : St. Martin's Press, 2011.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st U.S. edView all editions and formats
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Surveys the fragile state of democracy after the fall of Communism in Central Europe, drawing on interviews with the platform's supporters and detractors to evaluate Democracy's potential in the region.
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Anna Porter; Anna Porter; Anna Porter
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anna Porter
ISBN: 9780312681227 0312681224
OCLC Number: 648922990
Notes: Originally published: Vancouver, B.C. : Douglas & McIntyre, 2010.
"Thomas Dunne Books."
Awards: Shaughnessy Cohen Award for Political Writing, 2010.
Description: 310 pages : map ; 25 cm
Contents: Nostalgia for the Habsburgs --
Poland --
The last of the Great Resistance intelligentsia --
The Czech Republic --
Slovakia --
Hungary --
Outcasts, émigrés, and exiles.
Responsibility: Anna Porter.
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Surveys the fragile state of democracy after the fall of Communism in Central Europe, drawing on interviews with the platform's supporters and detractors to evaluate Democracy's potential in the region.

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