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Mikhail S. Gorbachev

An Intimate Biography (Signet Books)

by Time Magazine editors

  • 60 Want to read
  • 31 Currently reading

Published by Signet .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsStrobe Talbott (Introduction)
The Physical Object
Number of Pages288
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL7572566M
ISBN 100451157001
ISBN 109780451157003

  The book jumps from crisis to crisis just as Gorbachev’s daily agenda did, but readers would have benefited from some thematic chapters looking at . Gail Sheehy’s thoroughly researched, poorly written biography, The Man Who Changed the World: The Lives of Mikhail S. Gorbachev, is the story of a ”man who changed the world and lost his.

Mikhail Gorbachev, General Secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union, , and President of the Soviet Union, , currently heads the Gorbachev Foundation in Moscow and lectures widely. He is also the author of Perestroika and Soviet-American Relations, The Search for a New Beginning: Developing a New Civilization, and The August Coup: The Truth and the .   Here is the whole sweep of the Soviet experiment and experience as told by its last steward. Drawing on his own experience, rich archival material, and a keen sense of history and politics, Mikhail Gorbachev speaks his mind on a range of subjects concerning Russia's past, present, and future place in the world.

The XXI century will be a сentury either of total all-embracing crisis or of moral and spiritual healing that will reinvigorate humankind. It is my conviction that all of us - all reasonable political leaders, all spiritual and ideological movements, all faiths - must help in this transition to a triumph of humanism and justice, in making the XXI century a century of a new human renaissance. Mikhail Gorbachev book success. - August 8th, Sent a Swedish version of Mikhail Gorbachev´s Perestroika book to the address in the database, along with a long-ish letter translated to Russian and cash (in roubles) for return postage to the address in the database on June 11th.


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