Error title
Some error text about your books and stuff.
Close

Godfather of the Kremlin Boris Berezovsky and the Looting of Russia

by Paul Klebnikov

  • ISBN: 9780156013307
  • ISBN10: 0156013304

Godfather of the Kremlin Boris Berezovsky and the Looting of Russia

by Paul Klebnikov

  • List Price: $23.95
  • Binding: Paperback
  • Publisher: Harcourt
  • Publish date: 09/01/2001
  • ISBN: 9780156013307
  • ISBN10: 0156013304
used Add to Cart $3.61
You save: 85%
Marketplace Item
new Add to Cart $16.95
You save: 29%
FREE shipping on orders over $49!
Description: From nuclear superpower to impoverished nation, post-communist Russia has become one of the most corrupt regimes in the world. Paul Klebnikov pieces together the previous decade in Russian history, showing that a major piece of "the decline of Russia' puzzle lies in the meteoric business career of Boris Berezovsky.
Transforming himself from a research scientist to Russia's most successful dealmaker, Berezovsky managed to seize control of Russia's largest auto manufacturer, largest TV network, national airline, and one of the world's biggest oil companies. When Moscow's gangster families battled one another in the Great Mob War of 1993-1994, Berezovsky was in the thick of it. He was badly burned by a car bomb and his driver was decapitated. A year later, Berezovsky emerged as the prime suspect in the assassination of the director of the TV network he acquired. Although plagued by scandal, he enjoyed President Yeltsin's support, serving as the personal financial "advisor" to both Yeltsin and his family. In 1996, Berezovsky organized the financing of Yeltsin's re-election campaign-a campaign marred by fraud, embezzlement, and attempted murder. Berezovsky became the President's most trusted political advisor-playing a key role in forming governments and dismissing prime ministers.
Based on hundreds of taped interviews with top businessmen and government officials, secret police reports, contractual documents, and surveillance tapes, Godfather of the Kremlin is both a gripping story and a unique historical document.
Expand description
Seller Condition Comments Price  
Seller: Dream Books Company, LLC
Location: Denver, CO
Condition: Good
Shipping Icon
Used item in good condition. Stock photo may be different from actual cover.
Price:
$3.61
Comments:
Used item in good condition. Stock photo may be different from actual cover.
Seller: Dream Books Company, LLC
Location: Denver, CO
Condition: Good
Shipping Icon
Used item in good condition. Stock photo may be different from actual cover.
Price:
$4.05
Comments:
Used item in good condition. Stock photo may be different from actual cover.
Seller: HPB-Red
Location: Dallas, TX
Condition: Good
Shipping Icon
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
Price:
$7.38
Comments:
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
Seller: Ergodebooks
Location: Houston,, TX Ask seller a question
Condition: Good
Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy.Ships Fast. 24*7 Customer Service.
Price:
$9.79
Comments:
Buy with confidence. Excellent Customer Service & Return policy.Ships Fast. 24*7 Customer Service.
Seller: HPB-Emerald
Location: Dallas, TX
Condition: Good
Shipping Icon
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
Price:
$13.48
Comments:
Connecting readers with great books since 1972. Used books may not include
[...]
please wait
Please Wait

Notify Me When Available

Enter your email address below,
and we'll contact you when your school adds course materials for
.
Enter your email address below, and we'll contact you when is back in stock (ISBN: ).