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  • How are reviewers describing this item?
    soviet, union, russian and communist.
  • Our engine has profiled the reviewer patterns and has determined that there is minimal deception involved.
  • Our engine has determined that the review content quality is high and informative.
  • Our engine has discovered that over 90% high quality reviews are present.
  • This product had a total of 88 reviews as of our last analysis date on Apr 3 2019.
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Incredible story of the author's first hand insight and observations of the Russia very few have a chance to see or be near.

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The authoritarian regime and its consequence!

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    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    And they were not nice at all.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    His time as the washington post correspondent in moscow was spent chasing down multiple leads, attending events and providing background to hundreds of articles he filed for daily deadlines.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    The slow admissions to the katyn massacre, the red terror under lenin and the truely brutal purges of stalin were forced into the open and helped to discredit the soviet regime and hastened it's collapse.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    This book is sadly prophetic in it's warning of the danger of another dictator/oligarchy taking power before a democratic russia could be established.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    I lived through it, but was unaware of what actually went on inside the soviet union.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    He title is somewhat deceiving because it also contains background material on the stalin and subsequent eras.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    The author was a reporter based in moscow before gorbachev came to power.


    Posted by a reviewer on Amazon

    He left immediately after the attempted putsch against him by hardline communists.

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