GORBACHEV: His Life and Times
In this biography of the final Soviet leader, Taubman shows how a peasant boy became the Soviet system's gravedigger, how he clambered to the top of a system designed to keep people like him down, and how he found common ground with America's arch-conservative president Ronald Reagan. Here the many sides of Gorbachev's unique character are portrayed. Illus.
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