From Nyet to Da: Understanding the New Russia
In the wake of the Cold War and perestroika, the New Russia is finding its place in the global world. No longer a superpower, but still a nation with great influence, Russia remains an enigmatic and mysterious land. Like earlier editions, the new fourth edition of From Nyet to Da illuminates the dynamics of traditional Russian culture in the framework of contemporary events, such as the March 2008 elections and the Georgian conflict. With a new preface, and updates and revisions throughout,…
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A comprehensive look at the cultural behavior of the passionate people of Russia...
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This work forms a complete guide to Eastern Europe's nations in the modern day, their similarities and differences from one another, and their connections to the West. (Education/T..
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Some fifty thousand Soviets visited the United States under various exchange programs between 1958 and 1988. They came as scholars and students, scientists and engineers, writers a..
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Nineteen eighty-nine was a pivotal moment in the lives of these two women who, despite the Cold War between the USSR and the United States, met and became best friends. They were w..
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Steinbeck and Capa’s account of their journey through Cold War Russia is a classic piece of reportage and travel writing. Just after the Iron Curtain fell on Eastern Europe, Puli..
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More than 700 basic words, phrases, and sentences cover everything from asking directions to ordering dinner. This new edition of Dover’s inexpensive quick reference and study gu..