Introductory Essay

Suggested Readings

  1. Garton Ash, Timothy. The Magic Lantern. New York: Vintage Press, 1990, 1999.
  2. Kenney, Padraic. A Carnival of Revolution: Central Europe 1989. Princeton University Press, 2002.
  3. Kotkin, Stephen. Armageddon Averted: The Soviet Collapse, 1970-2000. Oxford University Press, 2001.
  4. Kumar, Krishnan. 1989: Revolutionary Ideas and Ideals. University of Minnesota Press, 2001.
  5. Maier, Charles S. Dissolution: The Crisis of Communism and the End of East Germany. Princeton University Press, 1997.
  6. Prins, Gwyn, editor. Spring in Winter: The 1989 Revolutions. Manchester University Press, 1990.
  7. Rothschild, Joseph and Nancy M. Wingfield. Return to Diversity: A Political History of East Central Europe since World War II. Oxford University Press, 2000.
  8. Stokes, Gale. The Walls Came Tumbling Down: The Collapse of Communism in Eastern Europe. Oxford University Press, 1993.
  9. Stokes, Gale. From Stalinism to Pluralism: A Documentary History of Eastern Europe since 1945. Oxford University Press, 1991, 1996.
  10. Tismaneanu, Vladimir, ed., Revolutions of 1989: Rewriting Histories. Routledge, 1999.