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Boris Yeltsin and the rebirth of Russia

by Steven Otfinoski

  • 348 Want to read
  • 20 Currently reading

Published by Millbrook Press in Brookfield, Conn .
Written in English

  • Soviet Union,
  • Russia (Federation)
    • Subjects:
    • Yeltsin, Boris Nikolayevich, 1931- -- Juvenile literature,
    • Yeltsin, Boris Nikolayevich, 1931-,
    • Presidents -- Russia (Federation) -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
    • Politicians -- Soviet Union -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
    • Presidents -- Russia (Federation),
    • Soviet Union -- Politics and government -- 1985-1991 -- Juvenile literature,
    • Russia (Federation) -- Politics and government -- 1991- -- Juvenile literature

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. 105) and index.

      StatementSteven Otfinoski.
      LC ClassificationsDK290.3.Y45 O84 1995
      The Physical Object
      Pagination110 p. :
      Number of Pages110
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1095747M
      ISBN 101562944789
      LC Control Number94020296

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      Russian History Sign in to like videos, comment, and subscribe.   1. Introduction: The Dearth of Ideology On the 12th July , following a closely fought election victory, Boris Yeltsin called his advisors to him. ‘In Russia’s history in the 20th century each epoch had its own ideology. [But] now we don’t have one. And that’s bad,’ he said[1]. The goal was set to have a unifying.

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