Conversations with Gorbachev

Mikhail Gorbachev (Author), Zdenek Mlynar (Author)

Over dit boek

  • Type: Book: Non-fiction
  • Subtitel: On Perestroika, the Prague Spring, and the crossroads of socialism
  • Uitgever: Colombia University Press
  • Land: USA
  • Plaats: New York
  • ISBN: 0231118643
  • Taal: English
  • Pagina's: 225
  • Locatie: 6.5.1 - 6.5.5

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Mikhail Gorbachev and Zdenek Mlynar were friends for half a century, since they first crossed paths as students in 1950. Although one was a Russian and the other a Czech, they were both ardent supporters of communism and socialism. One took part in laying the groundwork for and carrying out the Prague spring; the other opened a new political era in Soviet world politics.In 1993 they decided that their conversations might be of interest to others and so they began to tape-record them. This book i...