Brezhnev's Folly: The Building of BAM and Late Soviet Socialism

Brezhnev's Folly: The Building of BAM and Late Soviet Socialism

by Christopher J. Ward
     
 


The first scholarly account of BAM (the Baikal-Amur Railway), Russia’s most ambitious public construction project to be attempted in the final decades leading up to the collapse of the USSR.  This is a rich social historybased on a combination of original scholarly research and interviews with many of those who worked on BAM.See more details below

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The first scholarly account of BAM (the Baikal-Amur Railway), Russia’s most ambitious public construction project to be attempted in the final decades leading up to the collapse of the USSR.  This is a rich social historybased on a combination of original scholarly research and interviews with many of those who worked on BAM.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780822961383
Publisher:
University of Pittsburgh Press
Publication date:
06/28/2009
Series:
Pitt Russian East European Series
Edition description:
1st Edition
Pages:
232
Product dimensions:
6.00(w) x 9.00(h) x 0.60(d)

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