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The Resource Iron curtain : the crushing of Eastern Europe, 1944-1956, Anne Applebaum

Iron curtain : the crushing of Eastern Europe, 1944-1956, Anne Applebaum

Label
Iron curtain : the crushing of Eastern Europe, 1944-1956
Title
Iron curtain
Title remainder
the crushing of Eastern Europe, 1944-1956
Statement of responsibility
Anne Applebaum
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
In the long-awaited follow-up to her Pulitzer Prize-winning "Gulag," acclaimed journalist Anne Applebaum delivers a groundbreaking history of how Communism took over Eastern Europe after World War II and transformed in frightening fashion the individuals who came under its sway
Summary
Discusses the creation of the Communist regimes that took hold in Eastern Europe at the end of World War II and describes what daily life was like in these countries
Tone
Writing style
Award
  • Cundill Prize in History, 2013.
  • New York Times Notable Book, 2012.
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10153835
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorDate
1964-
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Applebaum, Anne
Dewey number
947.0009/045
Index
index present
LC call number
DJK45.S65
LC item number
A67 2012
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Europe, Eastern
  • Soviet Union
  • Europe, Eastern
  • Europe, Eastern
  • Communist countries
  • Communist countries
  • Communism
  • Communism
  • Political culture
  • Political persecution
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
the crushing of Eastern Europe, 1945-1956
Label
Iron curtain : the crushing of Eastern Europe, 1944-1956, Anne Applebaum
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
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
Zero Hour -- Victors -- Communists -- Policemen -- Violence -- Ethnic Cleansing -- Youth -- Radio -- Politics -- Economics -- Enemies: Religion -- Enemies: Inside and Outside the Party -- Homo Sovieticus -- Socialist Realism -- Ideal Cities -- Collaborators...and Reluctant Sympathizers -- Passive Opponents -- Revolutions -- Epilogue
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxxvi, 566 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780385515696
Lccn
2012022086
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • 776519682
  • (OCoLC)776519682
Label
Iron curtain : the crushing of Eastern Europe, 1944-1956, Anne Applebaum
Publication
Copyright
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
Zero Hour -- Victors -- Communists -- Policemen -- Violence -- Ethnic Cleansing -- Youth -- Radio -- Politics -- Economics -- Enemies: Religion -- Enemies: Inside and Outside the Party -- Homo Sovieticus -- Socialist Realism -- Ideal Cities -- Collaborators...and Reluctant Sympathizers -- Passive Opponents -- Revolutions -- Epilogue
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xxxvi, 566 pages, 24 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780385515696
Lccn
2012022086
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations, maps
System control number
  • 776519682
  • (OCoLC)776519682

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