Author: Robert W. Faid

Publisher: Victory House


Category: Religion

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Author: Mikhail Sergeevich Gorbachev

Publisher: Paperjacks


Category: Disarmament

Page: 430

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Gandhi, Mao, Mandela, and Gorbachev

Author: Anthony R. DeLuca

Publisher: Praeger Pub Text


Category: History

Page: 208

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Examines how four charismatic personalities, Gandhi, Mandela, Mao, and Gorbachev, led movements that remade the world through their own selfless inspiration, dynamic political leadership, and genuine moral courage.

Mikhail Gorbachev

Author: Jerome Moga

Publisher: Skylark

ISBN: 9780553158984

Category: History

Page: 116

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A biography of the general secretary discussing his childhood, government service, and programs of "perestroika" and "glasnost."

Soviet Politics from Brezhnev to Gorbachev

Author: Donald R. Kelley

Publisher: Praeger Pub Text


Category: Political Science

Page: 264

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Beginning with Brezhnev era, the author follows the course and development of Soviet leadership--examining the elements of continuity as well as change. He zeroes in on each individual leader and analyzes the economic, social, and international issues faced by each. Kelly also covers the role of the Communist party within Soviet politics, including the theory of party leadership and the reality of bureaucratic and administrative reform. He discusses options for the new leadership, Soviet economy, class and social structure, and foreign policy.