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Author Raleigh, Donald J

Title Soviet baby boomers : an oral history of Russia's Cold War generation / Donald J. Raleigh

Publisher Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, c2012


 McDonald 3rd Floor  HN523.5 .R357 2012    AVAILABLE
Call # HN523.5 .R357 2012
Descript xi, 420 p. : ill. ; 25 cm
Note Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents The real nuclear threat : Soviet families in transition -- Overtaking America in school : educating the builders of communism -- "Unconscious agents of change" : Soviet childhood creates the cynical generation -- The baby boomers come of age -- Living Soviet during the Brezhnev-era stagnation -- "But then everything fell apart" : Gorbachev remakes the Soviet dream -- Surviving Russia's Great Depression -- Conclusion : "It's they who have always held Russia together" -- Appendix : The baby boomers
Subject Baby boom generation -- Soviet Union -- History
Families -- Soviet Union -- History
Youth -- Soviet Union -- History
Soviet Union -- Social conditions -- 1945-1991
Cold War -- Social aspects -- Soviet Union
Social change -- Soviet Union -- History
Moscow (Russia) -- Biography
Saratov (Russia) -- Biography
Oral history -- Soviet Union
Interviews -- Russia (Federation)
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Weltkrieg (1939-1945) (DE-588c)4079167-1 swd
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Alltag. (DE-588)4001307-8 gnd
Nachkriegsgeneration. (DE-588)4171024-1 gnd
Schule. (DE-588)4053474-1 gnd
Weltkrieg (1939-1945) (DE-588)4079167-1 gnd
Moskau. (DE-588)4074987-3 gnd
Saratow. (DE-588)4118434-8 gnd
Sowjetunion. (DE-588)4077548-3 gnd
Geschichte 1957-1967. swd
Sozialgeschichte. swd
Geschichte 1957-1967
Series The Oxford oral history series
Oxford oral history series