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Disintegration of the USSR

Disintegration of the USSR

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Published by Academic International Press in Gulf Breeze, FL .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Gorbachev, Mikhail Sergeevich, -- 1931-,
  • Soviet Union -- Economic policy -- 1986-1991 -- Sources.,
  • Soviet Union -- Social conditions -- 1970-1991 -- Sources.,
  • Soviet Union -- Politics and government -- 1985-1991 -- Sources.,
  • Former Soviet republics.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    Statementedited by J.L. Black.
    SeriesUSSR documents annual -- 1991
    ContributionsBlack, J. L. 1937-
    The Physical Object
    Paginationv. :
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15320531M
    ISBN 100875691633
    OCLC/WorldCa27453597

      The last Soviet president Mikhail Gorbachev initiated reforms that ultimately led to the dissolution of the Soviet Union. Here are some of the key moments.


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Super powers, the United States and the Soviet Union in wars such as the Vietnam War and the Cold War. The Cold War that continued for several decades finally led to the disintegration of the Soviet Union. This article was an attempt to question the so called perception of conceiving socialism as a major cause of the disintegration of the Size: 85KB.

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