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Vremia peremen, vremia nadezhd: Sbornik posviashchen desiatiletiiu pervogo Sezda narodnykh deputatov SSSR [Translation from the Russian as: The Time of Change, The Time of Hope: Dedicated to the 10th Anniversary of the 1st Congress of Peoples Deputies of the USSR]
Moscow: NosuMEqua [PoliMEdia], 1999. 1 of 3000. Hardcover. 229, [3] pages. Illustrations. Inscribed on fep to Ardjun by O. Borodiy and A. Yaroshinskaya and dated May 30, 2000. Format is 5.75 inches by 8.75 inches. The Congress of People's Deputies of the Russian SFSR and since 1991 Congress of People's Deputies of the Russian Federation was the supreme government institution in the Russian SFSR and in the Russian Federation from 16 May 1990 to 21 September 1993. Elected on 4 March 1990 for a period of five years, it was dissolved (without constitutional authority) by presidential decree during the Russian constitutional crisis of 1993 and ended de facto when the Russian White House was attacked on 4 October 1993. The Congress played an important role some of the most important events in the history of Russia during this period, such as the declaration of independence of Russia from the USSR (December 1991), the rise of Boris Yeltsin, and economic reforms.
[Book #75187]
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Red Odyssey: A Journey Through the Soviet Republics. Marat Akchurin.
New York: HarperCollins Publishers, c1992. First Edition. First Printing. 24 cm, 406, illus., map, pencil erasure on half-title.
[Book #32616]
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The State Within a State: The KGB and Its Hold on Russia--Past, Present, and Future. Evgeniia Alats, trans. by Catherine Fitzpatrick.
New York: Farrar, Straus, Giroux, 1994. First Edition. First? Printing.
[Book #29971]
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The World Was Going Our Way: The KGB and the Battle for the Third World. Christopher Andrew, Vasili Mitrokhin.
New York, NY: Basic Books, 2005. First edition. First printing [stated]. Hardcover. xxxiii, [3], 676, [4] p. Illustrations. Transliterstion. Abbreviations and Acronyms. Notes. Bibliography. Index.
[Book #67458]
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The System: An Insider's Life in Soviet Politics. G. A. Arbatov.
New York: Times Books, c1992. First U.S. Edition. First Printing. 25 cm, 380, illus., index.
[Book #39355]
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The Twilight Struggle: Tales of the Cold War. William Attwood.
New York: Harper & Row, c1987. First Edition. First Printing. 25 cm, 433, highlighting/underlining, sticker residue on DJ.
[Book #26722]
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Between You & Me: A Heartfelt Memoir on Learning, Loving, and Living. Pearl Bailey.
New York: Doubleday, 1989. First American Edition [stated]. Presumed first printing. Hardcover. First edition. Sewn binding. Cloth over boards. xiv, 270, [4].
[Book #69727]
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The Politics of Diplomacy: Revolution, War, and Peace, 1989-1992. James A. Baker, Thomas M. Defrank.
New York: G. P. Putnam's, 1995. First Printing. 687, usual library markings, DJ in plastic sleeve, DJ pasted to boards.
[Book #39028]
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The Politics of Diplomacy: Revolution, War, and Peace, 1989-1992. James Addison Baker, Thomas M. Defrank.
New York: G. P. Putnam's Sons, c1995. First Printing. 25 cm, 687, acid-free paper, illus., index, pencil erasure on half-title, DJ edges slightly worn.
[Book #37162]
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East Central Europe from Reform to Transformation. Judy Batt.
New York: Council on Foreign Relations, c1991. First Printing. 22 cm, 129, wraps, notes, appendices.
[Book #27612]
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East Central Europe: From Reform to Transformation. Judy Batt.
New York: Council on Foreign Relations, c1991. First Printing. 22 cm, 129, wraps.
[Book #32680]
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Power and Politics: The Psychology of Soviet-American Partnership. Jerome S. Bernstein.
Boston, MA: Shambhala, 1989. First Edition. First Printing. 24 cm, 231, top edge soiled, DJ slightly worn and soiled, sticker residue to DJ. Forewords by Sen. Claiborne Pell & Dr Edward C. Whitmont.
[Book #26567]
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The Origins of Nunn-Lugar and Cooperative Threat Reduction; Center for the Study of Weapons of Mass Destruction Case Study 3. Paul I. Bernstein, Jason D. Wood.
Washington DC: National Defense University Press, 2010. First Printing [Stated]. Wraps. vii, [1], 16 pages. Notes. In a 1999 interview, Ashton Carter, a key figure in helping to create and implement the threat reduction program initiated by Senators Sam Nunn (D–GA) and Richard Lugar (R–IN), recalled four visits between 1994 and 1996 to an intercontinental ballistic missile (ICBM) base in Pervomaysk, Ukraine. Planted in the soil of this base were the most powerful rockets mankind has ever made, armed with hundreds of hydrogen bombs and aimed at the United States. In turn, Pervomaysk was itself the target of similar American missiles and weapons. Under the Nunn-Lugar program, the missiles deployed at Pervomaysk by the Soviet Strategic Rocket Forces and the silos that housed them were destroyed.
[Book #73875]
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The Global Rivals. Seweryn Bialer, Michael Mandelbaum.
New York: Vintage Books, 1989. First Vintage Books edition [stated]. First printing [stated]. Trade paperback. ix, 210, [1] p. Index.
[Book #60585]
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Moscow, Seoul, and Soviet Strategy in the Asia-Pacific Region. Stephen Blank.
[Carlisle Barracks, PA]: U.S. Army War College, 1991. First? Edition. First? Printing. 23 cm, 28, wraps, references, pencil erasure on title page.
[Book #36806]
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Ten Years That Shook the World: The Gorbachev Era as Witnessed by His Chief of Staff. V. I. Boldin, trans. by Evelyn Rossiter, Valerii Ivanovich.
New York: Basic Books, c1994. First Printing. 24 cm, 310.
[Book #31390]
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Figures in a Red Landscape. Pilar Bonet, trans. by Norman Thomas di Giovanni, Susan Ashe.
Washington, DC: Woodrow Wilson Center Press, c1993. First Printing. 23 cm, 148, maps, erasure residue inside front endpaper.
[Book #32742]
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Big Ships Turn Slowly: The Soviet Union in Transition: Compiled papers and dialogues from a fact-finding delegation to the Soviet Union, Nov. 1988. Erin Bouma.
Washington, DC: World Media Association, 1989. Presumed first edition/first printing. Trade paperback. 309 pages. 26 cm. Illustrations. A List of Readings. Index.
[Book #57708]
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Reaching out to Moscow: From Confrontation to Cooperation. Marshall Brement.
New York: Praeger, 1991. First Printing. Hardcover. 25 cm, 191 pages. Foreword by Claiborne Pell. Signed by the author. SIGNED.
[Book #25555]
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Reaching Out to Moscow: From Confrontation to Cooperation. Marshall Brement.
Place_Pub: New York: Praeger Publishers, 1991. First Edition. First Printing. Hardcover. 191 pages. Bibliography, index, slight wear and soiling to DJ. Signed by the author. SIGNED.
[Book #53158]
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The Russian Military's Role in Politics. James H. Brusstar, Ellen Jones.
Washington, DC: National Defense University, 1995. First? Edition. First? Printing. 23 cm, 62, wraps, slight wear and soiling to covers.
[Book #31086]
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The Grand Failure; The Birth and Death of Communism in the Twentieth Century. Zbigniew Brzezinski.
New York: Charles Scribner's Sons, 1989. First Printing [Stated]. Hardcover. x, 278 pages. Tables. Index, Author's Note. Pencil erasure residue on fep. DJ has slight wear and soiling. Zbigniew Kazimierz "Zbig" Brzezinski (March 28, 1928 – May 26, 2017) was an American diplomat and political scientist. He served as a counselor to President Lyndon B. Johnson from 1966 to 1968 and was President Jimmy Carter's National Security Advisor from 1977 to 1981. Brzezinski belonged to the realist school of international relations. Major foreign policy events during his time in office included the normalization of relations with the People's Republic of China (and the severing of ties with the Republic of China on Taiwan); the signing of the second Strategic Arms Limitation Treaty (SALT II); the brokering of the Camp David Accords; the transition of Iran from an important U.S. ally to an anti-Western Islamic Republic; encouraging dissidents in Eastern Europe and emphasizing human rights in order to undermine the influence of the Soviet Union; the arming of the mujahideen in response to the Soviet invasion of Afghanistan; and the signing of the Torrijos-Carter Treaties relinquishing U.S. control of the Panama Canal after 1999. Brzezinski served as the Robert E. Osgood Professor of American Foreign Policy at Johns Hopkins University's School of Advanced International Studies, a scholar at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, and a member of various boards and councils. He appeared frequently on the PBS program The NewsHour with Jim Lehrer, ABC News' This Week with Christiane Amanpour, and on MSNBC's Morning Joe.
[Book #73214]
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Revolution by Candlelight: The Real Story Behind the Changes in Eastern Europe. Bud Bultman.
Portland, OR: Multnomah Press, c1991. First Printing. 21 cm, 305, illus., map, glossary, chronology. The author worked for CNN.
[Book #25783]
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Soviet Nuclear Policy under Gorbachev: A Policy of Disarmament. Daniel Calingaert.
New York: Praeger, 1991. 23 cm, 180, publisher's press release laid in.
[Book #18353]
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The Consequences of the Peace: The New Internationalism and American Foreign Policy. James Chace.
New York: Oxford University Press, 1992. First Printing. 22 cm, 221, acid-free paper.
[Book #31615]
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