Books by Ivan T. Berend

DECADES OF CRISIS by Ivan T. Berend
HISTORY
Released: March 1, 1998

"Berend's strikingly dry narrative style doesn't help to enliven his rich material, although the book's 94 photographs do."
 Inspired by the example of historian Eric Hobsbawm's grand syntheses of European history, Berend (History/Univ. of Calif., Los Angeles) applies a similar method to exploring the tumultuous history of Central and Eastern Europe during the first half of this century. Read full book review >