Year of publication: 2017
Andrei Soldatov and Irina Borogan THE RED WEB THE STRUGGLE BETWEEN RUSSIAS DIGITAL DICTATORS AND THE NEW ONLINE REVOLUTIONARIES Information wants to be free. Futurist Stewart Brand This is not a phone conversation. a Russian expression meaning a wish to discuss something in person because somebody else might be listening PROLOGUE In an otherwise residential district of southwest Moscow, a nineteen-story gray-and-white high rise, surrounded by a modest fence, could at first glance be mistaken for ...
Keywords: Computers HISTORY Political Science Russia and the Former Soviet Union Security World
Year of publication: 2015
Garry Kasparov WINTER IS COMING Why Vladimir Putin and the Enemies of the Free World Must Be Stopped To the memory of Boris Nemtsov and to every person in the world battling for freedom and democracy as he did every day. -GARRY KASPAROV To Zoe, who makes it all possible, and to Cleo and Rafa, who make it all worth it. -MIG GREENGARD INTRODUCTION On August 19, 1991, CNN was providing nonstop live coverage of an attempted coup against Soviet president Mikhail Gorbachev. Allied with the KGB, ...
Keywords: Europe Former Soviet Union Government History International and World Politics National and International Security Political Freedom Politics Russia Social Sciences
P D James
Year of publication: 1992
The Children of Men BOOK ONE Omega JanuaryMarch Friday 1 January Early this morning, 1 January 2021, three minutes after midnight, the last human being to be born on earth was killed in a pub brawl in a suburb of Buenos Aires, aged twenty-five years, two months and twelve days. If the first reports are to believed, Joseph Ricardo died as he had lived. The distinction, if one can call it that, of being the last human whose birth was officially recorded, unrelated as it was to any personal virtue ...
Keywords: Carl Inglebach Cast Museum Chief Inspector Council of England Five Fishes Foreign Office Harriet Marwood High Street Isle of Man John Street Lathbury Road Local Council Man Penal Colony Margaret's Church Martin Woolvington Pitt Rivers Museum Port Meadow Pusey Lane Roaring Roger State Security Police Warden of England Wytham Wood Xan Lyppiatt