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Enver Hoxha

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Stalinism, that particularly brutal phase of the Communist experience, came to an end in most of Europe with the death of Stalin in 1953. However, in one country - Albania - Stalinism survived virtually unscathed until 1990. The regime that the Albanian dictator Enver Hoxha led from 1944 until his death in 1985 was incomparably severe. Such was the reign of terror that no audible voice of opposition or dissent ever arose in the Balkan state and Albania became isolated from the rest of the world and utterly inward-looking. Three decades after his death, the spectre of Hoxha still lingers over the country, yet many people - inside and outside Albania - know little about the man who ruled the country with an iron fist for so many decades. Using unseen documents and first-hand interviews, journalist Blendi Fevziu pieces together the life of a tyrannical ruler. 2016 hardback copy in "as new" condition in a similar unclipped dust wrapper. Not ex-library. No marks or inscriptions.

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Added value:
Unclipped as new dust wrapper
Author(s):
Blendi Fevziu
Condition:
As new
Dimensions:
23x16cms
Edition:
2016
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1784534854
ISBN-13:
9781784534851
Number of pages:
300
Publisher:
I.B. Tauris

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Stalinism, that particularly brutal phase of the Communist experience, came to an end in most of Europe with the death of Stalin in 1953. However, in one country - Albania - Stalinism survived virtually unscathed until 1990. The regime that the Albanian dictator Enver Hoxha led from 1944 until his death in 1985 was incomparably severe. Such was the reign of terror that no audible voice of opposition or dissent ever arose in the Balkan state and Albania became isolated from the rest of the world and utterly inward-looking. Three decades after his death, the spectre of Hoxha still lingers over the country, yet many people - inside and outside Albania - know little about the man who ruled the country with an iron fist for so many decades. Using unseen documents and first-hand interviews, journalist Blendi Fevziu pieces together the life of a tyrannical ruler. 2016 hardback copy in "as new" condition in a similar unclipped dust wrapper. Not ex-library. No marks or inscriptions.

Added value:
Unclipped as new dust wrapper
Author(s):
Blendi Fevziu
Condition:
As new
Dimensions:
23x16cms
Edition:
2016
Format:
Hardback
ISBN-10:
1784534854
ISBN-13:
9781784534851
Number of pages:
300
Publisher:
I.B. Tauris

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