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Author Willis, Jim, 1946 March 19-
Title Daily life behind the Iron Curtain / Jim Willis.
Published Santa Barbara, California : Greenwood, an imprint of ABC-CLIO, LLC, [2013]
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Description xii, 243 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
Content Type text
Format volume
Series The Greenwood Press daily life through history series
Greenwood Press "Daily life through history" series.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents Preface: From War to Oppression...Then Hope -- Eastern Europe under Communism -- The Rise of Communism, Fascism, and Nazism -- The Berlin Wall Goes Up -- The Rules of the Iron Curtain -- Many Resist and Pay the Price -- "We're Getting Out of Here" : Escape Attempts from the East -- Depiction of European Communism in Movies -- The News Media's Role Under Communism -- The Final Years of European Communism -- November 9, 1989 : The Night of the Mauerfall -- Russia and Germany After the Wall.
Subject Europe, Eastern -- Social life and customs -- 20th century.
Europe, Eastern -- Social conditions -- 20th century.
Communism -- Social aspects -- Europe, Eastern -- History -- 20th century.
Communist countries -- Social life and customs.
Communist countries -- Social conditions.
Berlin Wall, Berlin, Germany, 1961-1989.
ISBN 9780313397622 (cloth : acid-free paper)
0313397627 (cloth : acid-free paper)
9780313397639 (ebook)
OCLC number 785870574