Lenin's tomb: the last days of the soviet empire

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Vintage Books, 1994 - History - 588 pages
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In the tradition of John Reed's classic Ten Days That Shook the World, this bestselling account of the collapse of the Soviet Union combines the global vision of the best historical scholarship with the immediacy of eyewitness journalism. "A moving illumination . . . Remnick is the witness for us all."--Wall Street Journal.

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Fantastic writing & an overall tragic tale. - Goodreads
Great insight into the waning USSR. - Goodreads
History writing that rokks. - Goodreads
Remnick is now a staff writer for the New Yorker). - Goodreads

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An absolutely engrossing account of the Soviet Union's collapse and the reasons why. Remnick has a way of writing that keeps you stuck to the pages (probably because he actually lived there to research the topic). Fully deserving of the Pulitzer and should be read by everyone. Read full review

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User Review  - Brandy - Goodreads

Read this for a grad school class on history and memory. Remnick is a fantastic example of successfully blurring journalism and history together. Yes, he incorporates his own bias, experience, and ... Read full review

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About the author (1994)

David Remnick was born on October 29, 1958 in Hackensack, N.J. and educated at Princeton University. He began his career at the Washington Post in 1982. In 1992, he became a staff writer for the New Yorker. Remnick's book, Lenin's Tomb: The Last Days of the Soviet Empire, won the 1994 Pulitzer Prize in General Non-Fiction. The work deals with the last days of the Soviet Union, which Remnick witnessed firsthand as foreign correspondent to Moscow from the Washington Post. Remnick is the author of other works including The Devil Problem (And Other True Stories) published in 1996 and Resurrection: The Struggle for a New Russia in 1997. His most recent work, King of the World: Muhammad Ali and the Rise of an American Hero, was published in 1998. David Remnick is married to Esther Fein, a reporter. They have two children, Alexander and Noah.

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