The end of a superpower – The collapse of the Soviet Union


Russian President Vladimir Putin described the collapse of the Soviet Union as “the greatest geopolitical catastrophe of the 20th century.” This documentary from 2021 (beofre the Russian invasion of Ukraine) shows the path Russian foreign policy has followed under Putin.
On December 25, 1991, the Soviet Union collapsed. Along with it came hope for the end of the Cold War, for independence and freedom for the former Soviet republics. But for many it also brought poverty and war. What remains of the dreams of that time? The documentary includes contemporary witnesses and politicians of the decisive years and shows what has become of the legacy of a world power.


SaleBestseller No. 1
Collapse: The Fall of the Soviet Union
  • Audible Audiobook
  • Vladislav M. Zubok (Author) - David de Vries (Narrator)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 11/30/2021 (Publication Date) - Tantor Audio (Publisher)
Bestseller No. 2
Socialism Betrayed: Behind the Collapse of the Soviet Union
  • Keeran, Roger (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 340 Pages - 10/15/2010 (Publication Date) - iUniverse (Publisher)
SaleBestseller No. 3
The Collapse of the Soviet Union, 1985-1991
  • Used Book in Good Condition
  • Marples, David R. (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 192 Pages - 04/28/2004 (Publication Date) - Routledge (Publisher)
SaleBestseller No. 4
The Revenge of the Past: Nationalism, Revolution, and the Collapse of the Soviet Union
  • Used Book in Good Condition
  • Suny, Ronald (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 200 Pages - 12/01/1993 (Publication Date) - Stanford University Press (Publisher)
SaleBestseller No. 5
Armageddon Averted: The Soviet Collapse, 1970-2000
  • Kotkin, Stephen (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 280 Pages - 12/23/2008 (Publication Date) - Oxford University Press (Publisher)
SaleBestseller No. 6
Vodka Shot, Pickle Chaser: A true story of risk, corruption and self-discovery amid the collapse of the Soviet Union
  • Kalis, David A. (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 256 Pages - 03/05/2014 (Publication Date) - Forward Motion Publishing (Publisher)
SaleBestseller No. 7
The Collapse of the Soviet Union: The End of an Empire (Snapshots in History)
  • Used Book in Good Condition
  • Langley, Andrew (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 96 Pages - 09/01/2006 (Publication Date) - Compass Point Books (Publisher)
Bestseller No. 8
The Collapse of the Soviet Union: The History of the USSR Under Mikhail Gorbachev
  • Amazon Kindle Edition
  • Charles River Editors (Author)
  • English (Publication Language)
  • 75 Pages - 06/24/2019 (Publication Date) - Charles River Editors (Publisher)

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