Red Horizons: The True Story of Nicolae and Elena Ceausescus' Crimes, Lifestyle, and Corruption

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A former chief of Romania's foreign intelligence service reveals the extraordinary corruption of the Nicolae Ceausescu government of Romania, its brutal machinery of oppression, and its Machiavellian relationship with the West. An in side story of how Communist Party leaders really live.

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Overview

A former chief of Romania's foreign intelligence service reveals the extraordinary corruption of the Nicolae Ceausescu government of Romania, its brutal machinery of oppression, and its Machiavellian relationship with the West. An in side story of how Communist Party leaders really live.

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780895267467
  • Publisher: Regnery Publishing, Inc., An Eagle Publishing Company
  • Publication date: 4/28/1990
  • Edition description: Reprint
  • Pages: 456
  • Sales rank: 205,410
  • Product dimensions: 5.99 (w) x 8.96 (h) x 1.27 (d)

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 28, 2004

    very good book

    the book is written sorta like a diary but it jumps around a bit. You have to read the whole thing to get it but It's extremely imformative.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted December 1, 2004

    A little repetitive

    This book seems to be a minute-by-minute recount of the author's last month or so before he defected from Romania to the west. The amount of dirty dealing that Ceausescu commits during that time is shocking, but after 150 or so pages it gets old. The author does convey the intense corruption and hopelessness one would feel working for scumbags like this, but I wanted to defect from reading the book.

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