John Lloyd, 27 January 1994
Show More Pandaemonium: Ethnicity in International Politics by Daniel Patrick Moynihan.
Oxford, 221 pp., £17.95, March 1993, 0 19 827787 3Show More
Nations and Politics in the Soviet Successor States edited by Ian Bremner and Ray Taras.
Cambridge, 577 pp., £55, December 1993, 0 521 43281 2Show More
The Post-Soviet Nations edited by Alexander Motyl.
Columbia, 322 pp., £23, November 1993, 0 231 07894 3Show More
The Baltic Revolution: Estonia, Latvia, Lithuania and the Path to Independence by Anatol Lieven.
Yale, 454 pp., £22.50, June 1993, 0 300 05552 8Show More
“... Marx had said were ineluctable consequences of progress and socialism. In the finest essay of the Motyl collection, Neil Harding puts it like this: The happy and harmonious condominium of all the Soviet people was not just a constitutional fiction, it was an obligatory article of faith in all public discourse – the whole metaphysic, from which the ...”