The Brezhnev years, 1964-1981

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University of Toronto Press , Toronto, Buffalo
Kommunisticheskai͡a︡ partii͡a︡ Sovetskogo Soi͡u︡za -- History -- Sources., Soviet Union -- Politics and government -- 1953-1985 -- Sou



Statementeditor, Donald V. Schwartz.
SeriesResolutions and decisions of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union ;, v. 5
ContributionsSchwartz, Donald V. 1941-
LC ClassificationsJN6598.K7 R455 vol. 5
The Physical Object
Paginationxvii, 301 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL3201202M
ISBN 100802055524
LC Control Number83105386

Resolutions and Discussions of Communist Party of the Soviet Union: The Brezhnev Years (Resolutions and decisions of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union) Hardcover – June 1, by D. Schwartz (Author) See all formats and editions Hide other formats and editions. Price New from Author: D.

Schwartz. The Brezhnev years Get this from a library. The Brezhnev years, [Donald V Schwartz;]. Leonid Brezhnev, Soviet statesman and Communist Party official who was, in effect, the leader of the Soviet Union for 18 years. He developed the Brezhnev Doctrine, which allowed for Soviet intervention in cases where ‘the essential common interests of other socialist countries are threatened by.

Book Description: This set of four volumes is an indispensable reference work for the study of modern Russia in general and Soviet Communism in particular. Volume 5 covers Brezhnev's consolidation of power; the limits set on his rule are The Brezhnev years through leadership changes, institutional reforms, and.

During Brezhnev's last years in power, the CIA monitored the Soviet Union's economic growth, and reported that the Soviet economy peaked in the 1964-1981 book, calculating that it had then reached 57% of the American GNP.

The development gap between the two nations widened, with the United States growing an average of 1% per year above the growth rate.

The Era of Stagnation (Russian: Период застоя, Stagnation Period, also called the Brezhnevian Stagnation) was the period in the history of the Soviet Union that began during the rule of Leonid Brezhnev (–) and continued under Yuri Andropov (–) and Konstantin Chernenko (–).

The term "Era of Stagnation" was coined by Mikhail Gorbachev in order to. The salt treaty was approved by Congress later that summer, as was a three-year agreement on the sale of grain to the Soviets. In JuneBrezhnev. In response to the Soviet blockade of land routes into West Berlin, the United States begins a massive airlift of food, water, and medicine to the citizens of the besieged city.

For nearly a year, supplies from American planes sustained the over 2 million people in West Berlin. Mao Zedong's Little Red Book. superseded all other learning sources during the Great Proletarian Cultural Revolution.

Which of the following statements is not true of the Brezhnev years in the Soviet Union. As a result of détente, there was a freer and more relaxed domestic atmosphere. Under Brezhnev, industrial growth declined to less than ___% from 3 Under Ronald Reagan, the United States was able to help sustain a Vietnam-like war that long embroiled Soviet forces in.

Bialer notes that the era was a time of "lost opportunities", but admits that the economic growth during Brezhnev's first years weakened "the rationale for radical reform". However, as Bialer notes in his book, even the gerontocracy which Brezhnev himself had created were disillusioned with Brezhnev's leadership when he died in   In an absorbing but not really shocking (despite its subtitle) account, investigative journalist Vaksberg (The Prosecutor, p.

39), reveals the ``Soviet mafia''--the criminal network that, with the connivance of high-level Communist party and Soviet officials, has corrupted Soviet society, plundered its economy, and perpetrated crimes against s: 1.

Victoria Brezhnev was the widow of the Russian president Leonid Brezhnev and for the 54 years of their marriage his true and forgiving friend. the problems of economic stagnation and political and administrative gerontocracy were effectively ignored under Brezhnev.

Which of the following statements is not true of the Brezhnev years in the Soviet Union. As a result of détente, there was a freer and more relaxed domestic atmosphere.

Mao disappeared from Chinese history books. But this is a man who, at 78 years old in November, is close to the end of his road; he’s not one who should be preparing for four or even eight years at the White House.

but it’s eerily similar to a harrowing speech delivered by Soviet ruler Leonid Brezhnev in the last months of his reign. In his book about his father. Series: A Galaxy book Paperback: pages Publisher: Oxford University Press (Novem ) Language: English ISBN X ISBN Product Dimensions: x x inches Shipping Weight: 8 ounces Customer Reviews: Be the first to write a review Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #9, in Books (See Top in Books) Author: Robin Edmonds.

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The Wilson Center Digital Archive. The Chernobyl Nuclear Accident (Document Collection). Virgin Lands: Two Years in Kazakhstan, focuses on the life, career, and experiences of L. Brezhnev when he stayed in Kazakhstan to push for the improvement of the agriculture sector of the country.

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Brezhnev to Reagan. Septem Reagan to Brezhnev. Octo Brezhnev to Reagan. Novem Reagan to Brezhnev. Novem Khrushchev: The Man and His Era is a biography of Soviet leader Nikita n by William Taubman, the book is the first in-depth and comprehensive American biography of n was the recipient of the Pulitzer Prize for Biography or Autobiography, as well as the National Book Critics Circle author spent almost 20 years researching the life.

Brezhnev’s last years were the worst, the commentator Alexander Bovin writes in a just-published book promoting Gorbachev’s reforms. Well before his death, “Brezhnev began to collapse and.

Khrushchev and Brezhnev years. New York: Garland, (OCoLC) Named Person: Leonid Ilʹich Brezhnev; Nikita Sergeevich Khrushchev; Leonid Ilʹich Brezhnev; Nikita Sergeevich Khrushchev: Material Type: Internet resource: Document Type: Book, Internet Resource: All Authors / Contributors: Alexander Dallin.

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Vol. 5.) Toronto, Ont.: University of Toronto Press, NRG: JN K7 R Vol. 5 Steinbeck, John. A Russian Journal. With photographs by Robert Capa. New York: Penguin, (Record of forty-day trip to the Soviet Union in the. During the late s and the s, a.

annual economic growth in the Soviet Union was between eight and eleven percent. freedom of speech became much more common in the Soviet Union, shown by the awarding of literary prizes and pensions to Andrei Sakharov and Alexander Solzhenitsyn. In the Soviet system, the years under Leonid Brezhnev () were those of the fullest systemic entropy: the period of ossification, self-dealing, and directionless political churn.

The Central Committees of the Brezhnev era combined cynical opportunists and true believers: the only people prepared to respond to ever more apparent systemic. ON Thursday it will be a year since Leonid Brezhnev, the leader of the Soviet Union for 18 years, rose from the breakfast table in his Moscow apartment to.

Soviet foreign policy--the Brezhnev years. Oxford [Oxfordshire] ; New York: Oxford University Press, (OCoLC) Named Person: Leonid Ilʹich Brezhnev; Leonid Il'ich Brezhnev; Leonid Il'ič Brežnev; Leonid Ilʹich Brezhnev: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Robin Edmonds.

The Russian Social Democratic Labour Party, October \/ editor, Ralph Carter Elwood -- v. The early Soviet period, \/ editor, Richard Gregor -- v. The Stalin years, \/ editor, Robert H. McNeal -- v. The Khrushchev years, \/ editor, Grey Hodnett -- v. That was one of the reasons Brezhnev chose Andropov to be his successor, appointing him to the second post in the country in Brezhnev died in the same year.

U.S.-ROK Relations during the Carter Years Faltered over Troop Withdrawals, Human Rights, an Assassination, and a Coup Anatoly S.

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This set of four volumes is an indispensable reference work for the study of modern Russia in general and Soviet Communi. "Enfant terrible" Galina Brezhnev (the former General Secretary's daughter) is a case in point - she died in a psych ward inhaving struggled for years with alcoholism.The first book to explore the impact these activists had on the Soviet side of the Iron Curtain, Unarmed Forces demonstrates the importance of their efforts on behalf of arms control and disarmament.

Matthew Evangelista examines the work of transnational peace movements throughout the Khrushchev, Brezhnev, and Gorbachev eras and into the first.