Story in the Public Square - William Taubman
Mikhail Gorbachev is one of the most important figures of the 20th century. A child of the Soviet Union, and a fast rising star in the Communist Party, Gorbachev was also a democratizer whose reforms led to the collapse of the Soviet Union. William Taubman authored the definitive biography of the last Soviet leader.
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