The Rise and Fall of Communism

The Rise and Fall of Communism

Archie Brown


“A paintings of substantial delicacy and nuance….Brown has crafted a readable and sensible account of Communist history…that is either debatable and commonsensical.”
—Salon.com

“Ranging correctly and lucidly around the many years and world wide, it is a well suited book.”
—William Taubman, Pulitzer Prize-winning writer of Khrushchev: the guy and His Era

The upward push and Fall of Communism is the definitive background from the the world over well known Oxford authority at the topic. Emeritus Professor of Politics at Oxford college, Archie Brown examines the origins of crucial political ideology of the 20 th century, its improvement in several international locations, its cave in within the Soviet Union following perestroika, and its present incarnations worldwide. enthusiasts of John Lewis Gaddis, Samuel Huntington, and avid scholars of heritage will take pleasure in the sweep and perception of this epic and astounding work.

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