"Imperium" is the story of an empire: the constellation of states that was submerged under a single identity for most of the twentieth century - the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics. This is Kapuscinski's vivid, compelling and personal report on the life and death of the Soviet superpower, from the entrance of Soviet troops into his hometown in Poland in 1939, through his journey across desolate Siberia and the republics of Central Asia in the 1950s and 60s, to his wanderings over the vast Soviet lands - from Poland to the Pacific, the Arctic Circle to Afghanistan - in the years of the USSR's decline and final disintegration in 1991.
|ISBN||9781862079601||Dimensjoner||19,8cm x 13,1cm x 2,3cm|
|Originaltittel||Imperiet||Leverandør||Bertram Trading Ltd|
|Emner og form||Reiseskildringer, Sovjetunionen, Reiser, Faglitteratur|