Putin and Other Parasites

Kotkin, Stephen
June 2000
New Republic;06/05/2000, Vol. 222 Issue 23, p27
Book Review
Reviews four books pertaining to politics in Russia. "First Person: An Astonishingly Frank Self-Portrait," by Vladimir Putin; "Yeltsin: A Revolutionary Life," by Leon Aron; "Russia's Politics of Uncertainty," by Mary McAuley; "Provintsial," by Boris Nemtsov.


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