Postcards from the East

Knight, Robin
October 1993
U.S. News & World Report;10/4/93, Vol. 115 Issue 13, p41
Examines how a journey across Eastern Europe, despite growing disenchantment with reform, reveals that the transition from communism to democracy is not without hope. Comments by a variety of Eastern Europeans; Lack of money as the main deterrent to progress; Fate of unemployed, pensioners and those on fixed incomes; Feeling of an abiding sense of fulfillment in having outlived communism.


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