|Product Name||Moscow (Topographics)|
|Category||Book / Magazine / Publication|
|Amazon.com||Buy on Amazon ~ 1861892403|
|Price New||21.00 US Dollars (curriencies)|
|Price Used||18.35 US Dollars (curriencies)|
|Width||1.2 inches (convert)|
|Height||9.2 inches (convert)|
|Length||6.15 inches (convert)|
|Weight||19.68 ounces (convert)|
|Long Description||No European city has undergone as much upheaval in the past fifteen years as Moscow. The stage for the fall of a world empire and the rebirth of a globally-connected Russia, Moscow has transformed from a monochrome capital city to a new Babylon iridescent with neon lights. Karl Schlögel's Moscow offers a fascinating and engaging portrait of this international metropolis in transformation. First published in German in 1984, and now rapidly attaining the status of a classic work, this debut English edition of Moscow has been updated with a new introduction and conclusion covering the post-Soviet period. Schlögel describes the modern history of Moscow from various aspects as he explores the city's streets and unearths the rich histories of its buildings, monuments, and parks. A city where the past and future continually clash, Moscow struggles to define its global role in the twenty-first century, and Karl Schlögel's insightful essays in Moscow provide a valuable window into the complex and resilient character of the ever-evolving capital and its citizens.|
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