Lenin's Tomb: The Last Days Of The Soviet Empire The Last Days Of The Soviet Empire, David Remnick
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Lenin's Tomb: The Last Days Of The Soviet Empire

Author: David Remnick

Narrator: Michael Prichard

Unabridged: 29 hr 6 min

Format: Digital Audiobook

Publisher: Random House Audio

Published: 12/01/2015

Genre: History - Europe - Russia & The Former Soviet Union

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Winner of the Pulitzer Prize
One of the Best Books of the Year: The New York Times 

From the editor of The New Yorker: a riveting account of the collapse of the Soviet Union, which has become the standard book on the subject. Lenin’s Tomb combines the global vision of the best historical scholarship with the immediacy of eyewitness journalism. Remnick takes us through the tumultuous 75-year period of Communist rule leading up to the collapse and gives us the voices of those who lived through it, from democratic activists to Party members, from anti-Semites to Holocaust survivors, from Gorbachev to Yeltsin to Sakharov. An extraordinary history of an empire undone, Lenin’s Tomb stands as essential reading for our times. 
 

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