Cause & Effect in History: The Fall of the Soviet Union, 1st Edition

  • Hal Marcovitz
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  • ISBN-10: 1601527934
  • ISBN-13: 9781601527936
  • DDC: 947.085
  • Grade Level Range: 6th Grade - 12th Grade
  • 80 Pages | eBook
  • Original Copyright 2015 | Published/Released April 2016
  • This publication's content originally published in print form: 2015

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This title begins with a brief history of the Soviet Union's collapse and then examines these questions: How did czarist policies contribute to the rise of communism? How did Soviet economic policies lead to collapse? What role did the Cold War weapons buildup play in the Soviet collapse? How did the collapse of the Soviet Union lead to war and ethnic conflict?

Table of Contents

Front Cover.
About the Author.
Copyright Page.
Important Events in the History of the Soviet Union.
Introduction: End of the Cold War.
1: A Brief History of the Soviet Union's Collapse.
2: How Did Czarist Policies Contribute to the Rise of Communism?.
3: How Did Soviet Economic Policies Lead to Collapse?.
4: What Role Did the Cold War Weapons Buildup Play in the Soviet Collapse?.
5: How Did the Collapse of the Soviet Union Lead to War and Ethnic Conflict?.
Source Notes.
For Further Research.
Picture Credits.