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Soviet acceptance of the collapse of East European Communist regimes in must be considered the single most significant event leading to the end of the Cold War. It provided the most compelling evidence of the magnitude of changes that were going on inside the USSR in Cited by: 5. Best Novels from Eastern Europe The best of Prose fiction from the underestimated part of Europe. of course, books written by East German authors that concern their life in the GDR, even if those books were written since reunification, would seem to fit if GDR works are permissible. That probably makes me change my mind, especially seeing. the "Autumn of Nations" was a revolutionary wave that swept across Central and Eastern Europe in late , ending in the overthrow of Soviet-style communist states within the space of a few months The political upheaval began in Poland, continued in Hungary, and then led to a surge of mostly peaceful revolutions in East Germany, Czechoslovakia. COVID Resources. Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel).Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this ’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus.
Co-author of the recent book A Global History of Eastern Europe, the historian spoke with Ondřej Bělíček, an editor of the Czech online daily , about the “long transition” from the late socialist period to neoliberalism in Eastern Europe, the disintegration of solidarity with the Third World in the s and s, and. Reaching from the Atlantic to Ukraine, from the Baltic to the Mediterranean, the revolutions of brought millions of people across the European continent into political life. Nationalist aspirations, social issues and feminist demands coming to the fore in the mid-century revolutions would reverberate in continental Europe until and beyond. A sequel to the author's earlier "Eastern Europe Between the Wars, " Mr. Seton-Watson, who is exceptionally well equipped to handle this difficult subject, expertly traces the history of the Iron Curtain states through the war and into the successive stages of Sovietization. The exception, Greece, is treated in a separate chapter. The Element of Surprise in the East European Revolution of By TIMUR KURAN* I. UNITED IN AMAZEMENT UR jaws cannot drop any lower," exclaimed Radio Free Eu-rope one day in late It was commenting on the electrify-ing collapse of Eastern Europe's communist regimes.' The .