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Is this the best book on Putin?

The best text on Putin and why he does what he does may be The Theory and Practice of Oligarchical Collectivism, by Emmanuel Goldstein. It is hard to find, though.

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The best text on Putin and why he does what he does may be The Theory and Practice of Oligarchical Collectivism, by Emmanuel Goldstein.

It is hard to find, though.

Thomas E. Ricks covered the U.S. military from 1991 to 2008 for the Wall Street Journal and then the Washington Post. He can be reached at ricksblogcomment@gmail.com.

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