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The Resource The year that changed the world : the untold story behind the fall of the Berlin Wall, Michael Meyer

The year that changed the world : the untold story behind the fall of the Berlin Wall, Michael Meyer

Label
The year that changed the world : the untold story behind the fall of the Berlin Wall
Title
The year that changed the world
Title remainder
the untold story behind the fall of the Berlin Wall
Statement of responsibility
Michael Meyer
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
On the twentieth anniversary of the fall of the Berlin Wall, a riveting eyewitness account of the collapse of communism in Eastern Europe that brilliantly rewrites everyone's conventional understanding of how the Cold War came to an end and holds important lessons for America's current geopolitical challenges
Writing style
Biography type
contains biographical information
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
337875
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1952-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Meyer, Michael
Dewey number
943.0009/048
Index
index present
LC call number
DJK50
LC item number
.M49 2009
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Meyer, Michael
  • Meyer, Michael
  • Communism
  • Communism
  • Social movements
  • Social movements
  • Berlin Wall, Berlin, Germany, 1961-1989
  • World politics
  • Europe, Eastern
  • Germany (East)
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the untold story behind the fall of the Berlin Wall
Label
The year that changed the world : the untold story behind the fall of the Berlin Wall, Michael Meyer
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Genesis -- The Wall -- Democracy on the Danube -- A miraculous conversion -- Parallel universes -- The Hungarian connection -- High noon -- Déjeuner sur l'herbe, or Hieronymus Bosch's Hell -- The great escape -- Vortex of change -- A kiss of death -- The fall -- Aftermath -- Denouement
Control code
755862
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
xiii, 255 pages
Isbn
9781416558453
Isbn Type
(hc. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008044917
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781416558453
  • (OCoLC)263605402
Label
The year that changed the world : the untold story behind the fall of the Berlin Wall, Michael Meyer
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
Genesis -- The Wall -- Democracy on the Danube -- A miraculous conversion -- Parallel universes -- The Hungarian connection -- High noon -- Déjeuner sur l'herbe, or Hieronymus Bosch's Hell -- The great escape -- Vortex of change -- A kiss of death -- The fall -- Aftermath -- Denouement
Control code
755862
Dimensions
24 cm
Edition
First Scribner hardcover edition.
Extent
xiii, 255 pages
Isbn
9781416558453
Isbn Type
(hc. : alk. paper)
Lccn
2008044917
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
  • (Sirsi) i9781416558453
  • (OCoLC)263605402

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