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The strongman : Vladimir Putin and the struggle for Russia / Angus Roxburgh.

Roxburgh, Angus. (Author).

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Record details

  • ISBN: 9781780760162
  • ISBN: 1780760167
  • Physical Description: xiv, 338 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: London ; I.B. Tauris : 2012.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (pages 323-332) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: Machine generated contents note: 1.The Secret Policeman's Ball -- 2.Courting the West -- 3.The Battle for Economic Reform -- 4.The Darker Side -- 5.New Europe, Old Europe -- 6.Putin Mark II -- 7.Enemies Everywhere -- 8.A New Cold War -- 9.Media, Missiles, Medvedev -- 10.The Descent into War -- 11.Resetting Relations with the West -- 12.The Strongman and His Friends -- 13.Tandemology.
Summary, etc.: Russia under Vladimir Putin has proved a prickly partner for the West, a far cry from the democratic ally many hoped for when the Soviet Union collapsed. Abroad, Putin has used Russia's energy strength as a foreign policy weapon, while at home he has cracked down on opponents, adamant that only he has the right vision for his country's future.
Subject: Putin, Vladimir Vladimirovich, 1952-
Presidents > Russia (Federation) > Biography.
Russia (Federation) > Politics and government > 1991-

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