What Went Wrong with Perestroika?: The Rise and Fall of Gorbachev

What Went Wrong with Perestroika?: The Rise and Fall of Gorbachev

by Marshall I. Goldman
     
 

ISBN-10: 0393309045

ISBN-13: 9780393309041

Pub. Date: 08/17/1992

Publisher: Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.

"Once again, Marshall Goldman has put his finger directly on the problems that hamper reform in the Soviet Union. Anyone who wants to understand Gorbachev's failings, the bureaucratic infighting and built-in reluctance to change will gain insights from this taut, readable book."—Hedrik Smith
A critical analysis of the economic reforms of Mikhail Gorbachev,

Overview

"Once again, Marshall Goldman has put his finger directly on the problems that hamper reform in the Soviet Union. Anyone who wants to understand Gorbachev's failings, the bureaucratic infighting and built-in reluctance to change will gain insights from this taut, readable book."—Hedrik Smith
A critical analysis of the economic reforms of Mikhail Gorbachev, which claims that the Soviet leader did little to counter the nation's overindulgence in heavy industry or to combat a burgeoning budget deficit. The resultant economic collapse, it is argued, led to political disintegration.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780393309041
Publisher:
Norton, W. W. & Company, Inc.
Publication date:
08/17/1992
Edition description:
Updated
Pages:
282
Product dimensions:
5.50(w) x 8.50(h) x 0.64(d)
Lexile:
1410L (what's this?)

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