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East Germany in from the cold

George A. Akerlof

East Germany in from the cold

the economic aftermath of currency union.

by George A. Akerlof

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Published .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Taken from Brookings papers on economic activity, no.2, 1991, pp. 1-1-3.

SeriesBrookings papers on economic activity
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20849875M

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  M artin Ritt’s movie of John le Carré’s first great novel (and first best seller), The Spy Who Came in from the Cold, declares “a plague on all your houses” to capitalists, Communists, and ruthless intelligence operatives. It’s one espionage movie that neither comes on like gangbusters nor sneaks up on you like a cat burglar. Instead, it creates an atmosphere of anguish, fear. The National People's Army was the armed forces of the German Democratic Republic from to The NVA was organized into four branches: the Landstreitkräfte, the Volksmarine, the Luftstreitkräfte, and the Grenztruppen. The NVA belonged to the Ministry of National Defence and commanded by the National Defense Council of East Germany, headquartered in Strausberg 30 .


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