Winter Is Coming: Why Vladimir Putin and the Enemies of the Free World Must Be Stopped

Winter Is Coming: Why Vladimir Putin and the Enemies of the Free World Must Be Stopped

by Garry Kasparov

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ISBN-13: 9781610396202
Publisher: PublicAffairs
Publication date: 10/27/2015
Pages: 320
Product dimensions: 6.10(w) x 9.30(h) x 1.20(d)

About the Author

Garry Kasparov is a business speaker, global human rights activist, author, and former world chess champion. His keynote lectures and seminars on strategic thinking, achieving peak performance, and tech innovation have been acclaimed in dozens of countries. A frequent contributor to the Wall Street Journal, he is the author of How Life Imitates Chess and Deep Thinking. He is a Senior Visiting Fellow at the Oxford Martin School, working in cooperation with the Future of Humanity Institute. He lives in New York.

Table of Contents

Introduction ix

Prologue 1

1 The End of the Cold War and the Fall of the USSR 15

2 The Lost Decade 31

3 The Invisible Wars 42

4 Born in Blood 63

5 President for Life 83

6 The Search for Putin's Soul 102

7 Off the Board, Into the Fire 133

8 Operation Medvedev 166

9 The Audacity of False Hope 188

10 War and Appeasement 219

Conclusion 249

Acknowledgments 268

Notes 269

Index 277

About the Author 291

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Winter Is Coming: Why Vladimir Putin and the Enemies of the Free World Must Be Stopped 3 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 1 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
This was a good book for Russian history and how we have gotten to where we are today.