O Powerful, Western Star!

O Powerful, Western Star!

by Peter Golden

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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9789652295439
Publisher: Gefen Publishing House
Publication date: 05/20/2012
Pages: 571
Product dimensions: 7.00(w) x 9.60(h) x 1.70(d)

About the Author

Peter Golden is an award-winning journalist, biographer, novelist, and historian. His is the author of six books and lives in Albany, New York, with his wife and son.

Table of Contents

Prologue: Capturing the Past Imperfect ix

Chapter 1 The World of Abraham Nadich 1

Chapter 2 A City upon a Hill 45

Chapter 3 The Lessons of Fire 75

Chapter 4 Genesis - A Drama in Five Acts 105

Chapter 5 Goodbye, Kishinev 195

Chapter 6 Time-Out - The Cold War and Other Conflicts 231

Chapter 7 In Search of the Western Star 248

Chapter 8 Star Light, Star Bright 281

Chapter 9 Cold War Redux 312

Chapter 10 The Cowboy and an Emissary from the Evil Empire 334

Chapter 11 The Great Transition 368

Chapter 12 Dropouts 382

Chapter 13 The People Who Do Not Forget 405

Acknowledgments 421

Notes 423

Sources 495

Index 517

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