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Gorbachev, Mikhail Sergeevich 1931-

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Works: 3,138 works in 5,249 publications in 14 languages and 138,104 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Personal narratives  Conference proceedings  Music  Juvenile works  Personal narratives‡vRussian 
Subject Headings: Heads of state  Statesmen 
Roles: Author, Interviewee, Narrator, Other, Editor, Translator, Author of introduction, Dedicatee, Creator, Contributor, Speaker, Recipient, Performer, Illustrator, Honoree
Classifications: DK290.3.G67, 327.09048
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Publications about Mikhail Sergeevich Gorbachev
Publications by Mikhail Sergeevich Gorbachev
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Most widely held works by Mikhail Sergeevich Gorbachev
Perestroika : new thinking for our country and the world by Mikhail Sergeevich Gorbachev( Book )
56 editions published between 1987 and 1996 in 3 languages and held by 4,140 libraries worldwide
Contains primary source material
The sovereignty revolution by Alan Cranston( file )
4 editions published in 2004 in English and held by 1,625 libraries worldwide
"The Sovereignty Revolution is the late Senator Alan Cranston's analysis of the problems created by our current conception of sovereignty, "with every nation supreme inside its own borders and acknowledging no master outside them." As such, it is the last testament of a senior statesman with a deep moral commitment to nuclear disarmament. This book makes an impassioned argument that these conceptions of sovereignty, and in turn the role of international institutions, must change before humanity can effectively resolve the world's increasingly global challenges, from international terrorism and the proliferation of nuclear weapons to climate change and poverty. Cranston argues that for humanity to survive the twenty-first century, we must adopt a more encompassing understanding of sovereignty, one that acknowledges the primacy of the individual, while emphasizing the importance of strengthening international law and increasing the authority of multilateral institutions, such as the United Nations. The book includes a foreword by Mikhail Gorbachev, an Introduction by Jonathan Schell, and responsive essays by Jane Goodall and Jonathan Granoff."--BOOK JACKET
Essays on leadership ( Book )
5 editions published in 1998 in English and held by 1,159 libraries worldwide
The Carnegie Commission on Preventing Deadly Conflict invited five world leaders, Boutros Boutros-Ghali, George Bush, Jimmy Carter, Mikhail Gorbachev, and Desmond Tutu, to consider leadership and preventing deadly conflict. Each offers a different perspective, yet all conclude that an individual leader's choices are crucial to creating the conditions that enhance or undermine peace. This volume highlights the capacities of international leaders. These leaders can help mobilize great financial or military resources, build international coalitions, and create a constituency for prevention. The Commission believes that prevention should be on the agenda of every head of state and government meeting and all foreign and defense ministerial gatherings. The international community should champion and reward good governance, especially in countries struggling towards greater democracy. International leaders can call attention to the problem of intergroup violence and tap into latent public inclination toward prevention. They have the scope to explain the need for prevention. They can help build the political will necessary to mount an effective response to complex emergencies and to help people prevent violence before it erupts. Addressing this point in his essay, former United Nations Secretary-General Boutros Boutros-Ghali highlights the need for vision, communication, and cooperation
Moral lessons of twentieth century Gorbachev and Ikeda on Buddhism and Communism by Mikhail Sergeevich Gorbachev( file )
2 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 1,121 libraries worldwide
A time for peace by Mikhail Sergeevich Gorbachev( Book )
7 editions published between 1985 and 1986 in English and held by 935 libraries worldwide
Countdown to zero ( visu )
3 editions published in 2010 in English and held by 660 libraries worldwide
"[The film] traces the history of the atomic bomb from its origins to the present state of global affairs: nine nations possessing nuclear weapons capabilities with others racing to join them, leaving the world held in a delicate balance that could be shattered by an act of terrorism, failed diplomacy, or a simple accident." -- Container
Toward a better world by Mikhail Sergeevich Gorbachev( Book )
10 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 617 libraries worldwide
Glasnost betyder åbenhed på russisk, og betegner den reformproces (perestrojka) som Sovjetunionens generalsekretær Mikhail Gorbatjov iværksatte 1985 - 1986. I bogen er gengivet en række taler og interviews om emnet og en rapport om Gorbatjovs møde på Island med USA's præsident Ronald Reagan i oktober 1986
Speeches and writings by Mikhail Sergeevich Gorbachev( Book )
10 editions published between 1986 and 1987 in English and held by 549 libraries worldwide
Selected speeches and articles by Mikhail Sergeevich Gorbachev( Book )
47 editions published between 1985 and 1990 in 4 languages and held by 424 libraries worldwide
A selection of the author's speeches and articles on perestroika, etc
The coming century of peace by Mikhail Sergeevich Gorbachev( Book )
5 editions published in 1986 in English and held by 401 libraries worldwide
Perestroika and Soviet-American relations by Mikhail Sergeevich Gorbachev( Book )
4 editions published in 1990 in English and held by 399 libraries worldwide
Collects interviews and speeches by the Soviet leader, in which he discusses relations with the United States
Socialism, peace, and democracy : writings, speeches, and reports by Mikhail Sergeevich Gorbachev( Book )
7 editions published in 1987 in English and held by 376 libraries worldwide
At the summit : speeches and interviews, February 1987-July 1988 by Mikhail Sergeevich Gorbachev( Book )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 312 libraries worldwide
The search for a new beginning : developing a new civilization by Mikhail Sergeevich Gorbachev( Book )
3 editions published in 1995 in English and held by 280 libraries worldwide
Thirty years ago, who would have envisioned a former president of the Soviet Union eloquently invoking the speeches of JFK and William Faulkner's prose, as well as Native American words of wisdom? Moreover, who could have imagined that this same statesman would advocate a new, global civilization built on diversity, democracy, environmental awareness, mutual responsibility, peace, and trust? In The Search for a New Beginning, Mikhail Gorbachev - the man instrumental in the end of the Cold War - turns his gaze to the future of politics, nations, and individuals
Documents and materials : 19th All-Union Conference of the CPSU : reports and speeches by Mikhail Gorbachev, General Secretary of the CPSU Central Committee : resolutions by Kommunisticheskai︠a︡ partii︠a︡ Sovetskogo Soi︠u︡za( Book )
3 editions published in 1988 in English and held by 227 libraries worldwide
Peter and the wolf, op. 67 by Sergey Prokofiev( Sound Recording )
3 editions published in 2003 in English and held by 207 libraries worldwide
Children's story in musical form about a boy who captures a wolf, saving his animal friends. The music and narration were written in 1936 and performed at the Children's Theater in Moscow. Each character is represented by a theme played by a particular instrument, serving to introduce orchestral instruments to children
Moral lessons of the twentieth century : Gorbachev and Ikeda on Buddhism and Communism by Mikhail Sergeevich Gorbachev( Book )
9 editions published in 2005 in English and held by 202 libraries worldwide
"Mikhail Gorbachev and Daisaku Ikeda are contemporaries raised in different cultures: Gorbachev is a statesman whose origins are the Marx-inspired world of Communism, while Ikeda is a Buddhist inspired by the thirteenth century Japanese sage, Nichiren. Moral Lessons of the Twentieth Century emerged from a series of conversations between these two men. Together they explore their experiences of life amidst the turmoil of the twentieth century and together they search for a common ethical basis for future development. They conclude that values are born of culture and that peace, progress and social justice can only be achieved through sincere communication and cultural exchange
Documents and materials : report and speeches by Mikhail Gorbachev, General Secretary of the CPSU Central Committee : resolutions by Mikhail Sergeevich Gorbachev( Book )
13 editions published between 1988 and 1990 in English and held by 195 libraries worldwide
Political report of the CPSU Central Committee to the 27th Congress of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union ; Speech by Mikhail Sergeevich Gorbachev( Book )
12 editions published in 1986 in English and Russian and held by 181 libraries worldwide
Working together : diversity as opportunity ( Book )
2 editions published in 2001 in English and held by 181 libraries worldwide
 
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Alternative Names
Ghūrbātshūf 1931-
Gkormpatsoph, M. 1931-
Gorbačëv, M. 1931-
Gorbačev, M. S.
Gorbačëv, M. S. 1931-
Gorbačëv, Michail 1931-
Gorbačëv, Michail S. 1931-
Gorbačev, Michail Sergeevič.
Gorbačëv, Michail Sergeevič 1931-
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Gorbačev, Mihail
Gorbacëv, Mihail Sergeevic
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Gorbachev.
Gorbachev, M. S. 1931-
Gorbachev, M. S. (Mikhail Sergeevich), 1931-
Gorbachev, Mijaíl 1931-
Gorbachev, Mikhail.
Gorbachev, Mikhail 1931-
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Gorbachiov, M. S. 1931-
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Gorbachov, Michael 1931-
Gorbachov, Mijail 1931-
Gorbachov, Mijail S. 1931-
Gorbachov, Mijail Sergueevich 1931-
Gorbachov, Mikhail
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Gorbachov, Mikhail S. 1931-
Gorbachov, Mikhail Sergeyevich 1931-
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Gorbaciov, M. 1931-
Gorbaciov, Michail Sergeevic 1931-
Gorbaciov, Mihail 1931-
Gorbaciov, Mikhail.
Gorbaciov, Mikhail Sergejevic 1931-
Gorbačov, M. S.
Gorbačov, Michail 1931-
Gorbačov, Michail Sergejevič 1931-
Gorbačov, Mihail
Gorbaçov, Mihail 1931-
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Gorbač'ov, Mixayil Sergeevič' 1931-
Gorbač'ov, Mixayil Sergeyi 1931-
Gorbač'ovi, Mixeil 1931-
Gorbačovs, M. 1931-
Gorbacsov, Mihail 1931-
Gorbaczow, M. S.
Gorbaczow, Michaił.
Gorbaczow, Michaił 1931-
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Gorbatjov, M. S. 1931-
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Gorbatschow, Michail Sergejewitsch 1931-
Gorbatschyow, Michail 1931-
Gorbatsjov, Michail 1931-
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Gorbatšov, Mihail 1931-
Gorbats'ov, Mikhaʼel 1931-
Gorbatxov, Mikhaïl Serguèievitx 1931-
Gorubachofu, Mihairu 1931-
Gorvachov, Mijail 1931-
Ġūrbatšūf, M. 1931-
Jūrbātshūf, Mīkhāʼīl 1931-
Ko-erh-pa-chʻiao-fu 1931-
Ko-pa-chʻi-fu, M. 1931-
Kō̜kbāsep, Mikhāʻīn 1931-
Qorbaçov, Mixail Serqeyeviç 1931-
Горбачев, М.С 1931-
Горбачев, М. С. (Михаил Сергеевич), 1931-
Горбачёв, Михаил 1931-
Горбачёв, Михаил (Михаил Сергеевич), 1931-
Горбачев, Михаил Сергеевич.
Горбачёв, Михаил Сергеевич 1931-...
גורבצ׳ב, מיכאל סרגייביץ׳ 1931־
גורבצ׳וב
גורבצ'וב, מיכאיל סרגיביץ 1931-
غورباتشوف، ميخائيل، 1931-
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ゴルバチョフ, ミハイル・S
戈爾巴喬夫 1931-
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Russian (40)
Spanish (10)
German (8)
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Chinese (8)
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