Yalta by S. M. Plokhy audiobook

Yalta: The Price of Peace

By S. M. Plokhy
Read by Henry Strozier

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22.65 Hours Unabridged
Format: Digital Download (In Stock)
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Award-winning Harvard historian S.M. Plokhy delivers a "convincing revisionist analysis" (Publishers Weekly) of the February 1945 Yalta conference. Bolstered by Soviet wiretaps, Plokhy's engrossing narrative of Stalin, Churchill, and FDR's negotiations reveals the West did better than previously thought. "An astute reappraisal of the Yalta Conference . Fresh research drives this scholarly study of the complex blend of Yalta's personalities and ideas."-Kirkus Reviews

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Summary

Summary

Award-winning Harvard historian S.M. Plokhy delivers a "convincing revisionist analysis" (Publishers Weekly) of the February 1945 Yalta conference. Bolstered by Soviet wiretaps, Plokhy's engrossing narrative of Stalin, Churchill, and FDR's negotiations reveals the West did better than previously thought. "An astute reappraisal of the Yalta Conference . Fresh research drives this scholarly study of the complex blend of Yalta's personalities and ideas."-Kirkus Reviews

Editorial Reviews

Editorial Reviews

“A colorful and gripping portrait of the three aging leaders at their historic encounter.” Wall Street Journal
“Drawing upon formerly secret Soviet documents and reports and memoirs from all three sides, [Ploky] brings the conference and its key players to life, making a familiar story feel lively and fresh...compelling reading—for its details and drama.” Washington Post
“[A] detailed and highly engrossing narrative.” Publishers Weekly
“An astute reappraisal of the Yalta Conference…fresh research drives this scholarly study of the complex blend of Yalta’s personalities and ideas.” Kirkus Reviews

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Author

Author Bio: S. M. Plokhy

Author Bio: S. M. Plokhy

S. M. Plokhy is the Mykhailo Hrushevky Professor of Ukrainian History at Harvard University and the author of several award-winning works on modern Russian and Ukrainian history.

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Available Formats : Digital Download
Runtime: 22.65
Audience: Adult
Language: English