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Age of Delirium : The Decline and Fall of the Soviet Union / David Satter.

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  • ISBN: 9780300087055 (pbk.)
  • Physical Description: 424 pages ; 23 cm
  • Publisher: New Haven, UK : Yale University Press, 1996.

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Summary, etc.: The Soviet Union, an atheist state, endowed itself with the attributes of God. This text shows through individual stories what it meant to construct an entire state on the basis of a false idea, how people were forced to act out this fictitious reality, and its tragic human cost.
Subject: Soviet Union > History.

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