Title:Iron Curtain - The Crushing of Eastern Europe 1944-1956
At the end of the Second World War, the Soviet Union unexpectedly found itself in control of a huge swathe of territory in Eastern Europe. Stalin and his secret police set out to convert a dozen radically different countries to a completely new political and moral system: communism. In The Iron Curtain, Pulitzer Prize-winning historian Anne Applebaum describes how the communist regimes of Eastern Europe were created and what daily life was like once they were complete...
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