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The man who changed the world : the lives of Mikhail S. Gorbachev

Author: Gail Sheehy
Publisher: New York, NY : HarperCollins, ©1990.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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The human story of an inner struggle, a struggle that is the culmination of the series of lives Gorbachev has led throughout his career. Presents the first full-scale portrait of this unique figure.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Biographie
Additional Physical Format: Online version:
Sheehy, Gail.
Man who changed the world.
New York, NY : HarperCollins, ©1990
(OCoLC)607128941
Named Person: Mikhail Sergeevich Gorbachev; Gorbačëv; Mikhail Sergeevich Gorbachev; Mikhail Sergeevich Gorbachev
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Gail Sheehy
ISBN: 0060165472 9780060165475
OCLC Number: 22732031
Notes: "Portions of this work originally appeared in Vanity fair"--Title page verso.
Description: xiv, 401 pages, [16] pages of plates : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Looking for Mikhail Gorbachev --
First Gorbachev: Country Cossack, 1931-1949 --
Second Gorbachev: First-Generation Apparatchik, 1950-1977 --
Third Gorbachev: Disciple of Doublethink, 1978-1984 --
Fourth Gorbachev: The Great Persuader, 1985-1989 --
Fifth Gorbachev: Dictator for Democracy, 1989-1990 --
Sixth Gorbachev: Red Star Falling, Spring 1990 --
Epilogue: Summer-Autumn 1990.
Responsibility: Gail Sheehy.

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The human story of an inner struggle, a struggle that is the culmination of the series of lives Gorbachev has led throughout his career. Presents the first full-scale portrait of this unique figure.

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