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The Fall of the Berlin Wall

The Fall of the Berlin Wall

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by The New York Times
     
 

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

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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.?

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781625398796
Publisher:
The New York Times Company
Publication date:
12/17/2012
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Barnes & Noble
Format:
NOOK Book
Sales rank:
448,049
File size:
2 MB

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The Fall of the Berlin Wall 5 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
That scar guy is somewhat like me. But more.