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Iron curtain : the crushing of Eastern Europe, 1945-1956

Author: Anne Applebaum
Publisher: New York : Doubleday, ©2012.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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In the long-awaited follow-up to her Pulitzer Prize-winning "Gulag," acclaimed journalist Anne Applebaum delivers a groundbreaking history of how Communism took over Eastern Europe after World War II and transformed in frightening fashion the individuals who came under its sway.
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Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Anne Applebaum
ISBN: 9780385515696 0385515693
OCLC Number: 815642930
Description: p. cm.
Contents: Zero Hour --
Victors --
Communists --
Policemen --
Violence --
Ethnic Cleansing --
Youth --
Radio --
Politics --
Economics --
Enemies: Religion --
Enemies: Inside and Outside the Party --
Homo Sovieticus --
Socialist Realism --
Ideal Cities --
Collaborators...and Reluctant Sympathizers --
Passive Opponents --
Revolutions --
Epilogue.
Responsibility: Anne Applebaum.

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In the long-awaited follow-up to her Pulitzer Prize-winning "Gulag," acclaimed journalist Anne Applebaum delivers a groundbreaking history of how Communism took over Eastern Europe after World War II and transformed in frightening fashion the individuals who came under its sway.

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