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Meltdown: Inside the Soviet Economy Paperback – September 1, 1990


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  • Paperback
  • Publisher: Cato Inst (September 1990)
  • Language: English
  • ISBN-10: 0932790801
  • ISBN-13: 978-0932790804
  • Product Dimensions: 8.8 x 5.8 x 0.5 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 0.3 ounces
  • Average Customer Review: 3.0 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1 customer review)
  • Amazon Best Sellers Rank: #2,971,629 in Books (See Top 100 in Books)

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2 of 2 people found the following review helpful By The Lovecratian Recluse on January 25, 2014
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Overall this is a good book that depicts the everyday life during the final years of the Soviet Union. Revealing how endemic the problems of a Planned State economy were back then and why Soviet Socialism had failed. The only issue though is it relied way too heavily on news articles and not enough citations in certain sections of their work. I wouldn't recommend this for the casual read, but more so for students of history who would want to compare with other works of the time period as well as what is available today for compare and contrast in developing as much of a precise picture of history as possible.
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