Books tagged: glasnost

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Weapons of the Prophets
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 157,790. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2011. Categories: 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
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 117,220. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013. Categories: 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.
Blind Stitches
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,770. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
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.
Deep Sting
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 127,730. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Fiction » Adventure » Action
While the two superpowers are apparently relaxing under the spirit of glasnost, Nicholas Koniev, a Soviet strategic and technical genius and a Spetznaz-trained warrior, is leading a near-suicidal mission into the American submarine base of Bangor, Washington — home of the vital Trident missile subs.