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Geoffrey Hosking: The Rediscovery of Politics: 1988

Professor of Russian History at University College, London Geoffrey Hosking explains the dramatic changes of the Mikhail Gorbachev era in their historical context.

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Tue 13 Dec 1988 09:00 BBC Radio 4

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