TITLE

Normalcy is the best revenge

AUTHOR(S)
Quinn-Judge, Paul
PUB. DATE
February 1998
SOURCE
Time International (South Pacific Edition);02/02/98, Issue 5, p50
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
Focuses on Vilnius, Lithuania after 50 years of Soviet rule. Lithuania declaring its independence under the leadership of the nationalist movement Sajudis; The election of an American civil servant, Valdas Adamkus, as the country's president.
ACCESSION #
215175

 

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