Books tagged: glasnost

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Weapons of the Prophets
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 157,790. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
It's 1980. A new figure takes power in Palestine. He blocks Hamas and mounts a plan for statehood. A smart Israeli intelligence officer tracks and challenges the newcomer. Bob Steck, a CIA operative becomes involved. He tries to cool off the ensuing conflict that reaches climax as Israel opts for the unthinkable to survive. The story is set against the intrigue and mystery of Old City Jerusalem.
Seeking the Truth: Nikita Mikhalkov and the Russian Dilemma
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 117,220. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Russian
The book is an effort to combine a purely biographical narrative about Nikita Mikhalov with the author's own film production experiences, together with some observations on many aspects of Russian history and culture. It could be used as a source in film studies, Russian studies, and could also prove useful to anyone interested in Russia.
Europe on the Brink - When the Iron Curtain Fell
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,080. Language: American English. Published: December 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
By the end of WW II Stalin had his own aspirations as to European expansion under the Communist regime and following the humiliation and climb down over the Soviets blockade of Berlin it was not long before the Russians withdrew behind the Iron Curtain.
Blind Stitches
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,770. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Seamstress Juliet has been finishing a client’s wedding dress when father of the bride dies unexpectedly before the wedding. Mother of the bride asks Juliet to hem her blind son Nikolai’s trousers for the funeral. Juliet and Nikolai embark on a psychological journey into family dysfunction and repressed memories surrounding his mother’s defection from the Soviet Union twenty years earlier.