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Collapse or decay?

Michael Radu

Collapse or decay?

Cuba and the East European transitions from communism

by Michael Radu

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Published by Endowment for Cuban American Studies of the Cuban American National Foundation in Miami, FL .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Cuba
    • Subjects:
    • Post-communism -- Cuba.,
    • Post-communism -- Europe, Eastern.,
    • Cuba -- Forecasting.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      StatementMichael Radu.
      ContributionsCuban American National Foundation (U.S.). Endowment for Cuban American Studies.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsF1788 .R24 1997
      The Physical Object
      Pagination112 p. ;
      Number of Pages112
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1014865M
      ISBN 101884619096
      LC Control Number96062085
      OCLC/WorldCa36903742

        Party Systems in Latin America: Institutionalization, Decay, and Collapse Paperback – February 8, by Scott Mainwaring (Editor) › Visit Amazon's Scott Mainwaring Page. Find all the books, read about the author, and more. See search results for this author. Are you an author? Author: Scott Mainwaring.   Author and socialist Carlos Martinez has written an invaluable book for the struggle for socialism in the 21st century. The End of the Beginning: Lessons of the Soviet Collapse acknowledges what too few in the socialist movement today are willing to confront: that an understanding of socialism is impossible without a critical look into the rise.

      The President Who Thrives on Decay and Collapse Bro Bibles: ‘The Art of the Deal’ by Donald J. Trump with Tony Schwartz Greetings and welcome to Bro Bibles, a series in which I ruin my summer by reading the books your worst ex-boyfriend holds dear to his heart. In his bestselling book, The World Without Us, Alan Weisman wrote that structures crumble when weather does unrepaired damage and other life forms, such as insects, birds or mice, create new habitats in the rubble. Without interventions, these buildings could collapse.

      A brazen refusal by the president to leave office is surely a nightmare scenario. But even if President Donald Trump were to lose and accept the results on November 3 or soon thereafter, he could.   We last checked in with Paul Kersey with his earlier book Hollywood in Blackface, an exploration of the radically different realities of race in movies, and in the physical his next venture, he has launched an exhaustively-researched inspection of the inward collapse of Detroit, MI.


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