TITLE

Russian pols offer drama, conjure glory

AUTHOR(S)
Matloff, Judith
PUB. DATE
February 1999
SOURCE
Christian Science Monitor;2/25/99, Vol. 91 Issue 62, p1
SOURCE TYPE
Newspaper
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Examines the presidential campaigns of Yuri Luzhkov and Nikita Mikhalkov for the 2000 Russian elections. Styles and messages of the men; Economic problems faced by the country; Comparison of United States presidential campaigns with those in Russia; Other possible contenders.
ACCESSION #
1568114

 

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