The Fall of the Berlin Wall [NOOK Book]

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This e-single recounts the fall of the Berlin Wall through a selection of New York Times news coverage. Construction of the Berlin Wall began in 1961 with the purpose of sealing off West Berlin to prevent East German defection. It stood as a symbol of Communist repression and of the Cold War for almost three decades. The dramatic and celebratory circumstances surrounding the opening of its gates in 1989 were fueled by the reforms of Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev.?

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The Fall of the Berlin Wall

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Overview

This e-single recounts the fall of the Berlin Wall through a selection of New York Times news coverage. Construction of the Berlin Wall began in 1961 with the purpose of sealing off West Berlin to prevent East German defection. It stood as a symbol of Communist repression and of the Cold War for almost three decades. The dramatic and celebratory circumstances surrounding the opening of its gates in 1989 were fueled by the reforms of Soviet leader Mikhail Gorbachev.?

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9781625398796
  • Publisher: The New York Times Company
  • Publication date: 12/17/2012
  • Sold by: Barnes & Noble
  • Format: eBook
  • Sales rank: 741,995
  • File size: 3 MB

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 10, 2014

    Blue lightning

    That scar guy is somewhat like me. But more.

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  • Anonymous

    Posted March 7, 2014

    Silver

    Nice change of plot!! Continue. Still needs to be longer

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