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The Resource The less you know, the better you sleep : Russia's road to terror and dictatorship under Yeltsin and Putin, David Satter

The less you know, the better you sleep : Russia's road to terror and dictatorship under Yeltsin and Putin, David Satter

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The less you know, the better you sleep : Russia's road to terror and dictatorship under Yeltsin and Putin
Title
The less you know, the better you sleep
Title remainder
Russia's road to terror and dictatorship under Yeltsin and Putin
Statement of responsibility
David Satter
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
In December 2013, David Satter became the first American journalist to be expelled from Russia since the Cold War. The Moscow Times said it was not surprising he was expelled, "it was surprising it took so long." Satter is known in Russia for having written that the apartment bombings in 1999, which were blamed on Chechens and brought Putin to power, were actually carried out by the Russian FSB security police. In this book, Satter tells the story of the apartment bombings and how Boris Yeltsin presided over the criminalization of Russia, why Vladimir Putin was chosen as his sucessor, and how Putin has suppressed all opposition while retaining the appreance of a pluralist state. As the threat represented by Russia becomes increasingly clear, Satter's description of where Russia is and how it got there will be of vital interest to anyone concerned about the dangers facing the world today
Cataloging source
ERASA
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Satter, David
Dewey number
940.5
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Russia (Federation)
  • Politics and government
  • Russia (Federation)
Label
The less you know, the better you sleep : Russia's road to terror and dictatorship under Yeltsin and Putin, David Satter
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Publication
Control code
ocn930798131
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xvi, 224 pages
Isbn
9780300211429
System control number
(OCoLC)930798131
Label
The less you know, the better you sleep : Russia's road to terror and dictatorship under Yeltsin and Putin, David Satter
Publication
Control code
ocn930798131
Dimensions
22 cm.
Extent
xvi, 224 pages
Isbn
9780300211429
System control number
(OCoLC)930798131

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