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  The world’s biggest country, in a magazine. Since 1956.


Author: Tamara Eidelman
Translation: Nora Seligman Favorov

Mar/Apr 2010
Russian Calendar
Page 19   ( 2 pages)

Summary: This month marks the 25th anniversary of Mikhail Gorbachev's ascent to leadership of the Communist Party. It was a time of hope unbounded, with little hint of the difficult times to come.

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