“NRB. From the Beginning till its End” presented by Literary Newspaper

Short and very enthusiastic review of “NRB. From the Beginning till its End” published in the Literary Newspaper.

Only in Bulgarian!

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“NRB. From the Beginning till the End”

nrb-cover-webEdited by Ivaylo Znepolski

Authors: Daniel Vatchkov, Ivaylo Znepolski, Ivan Elenkov, Martin Ivanov, Michail Gruev, Momchil Metodiev, Plamen Doynov

Published by the Institute for Studies of the Recent Past and Ciela Publishers with the kind support of America for Bulgaria Foundation.
Sofia 2011

ISBN: 978 954 28 0896 1

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The Unbearable Price of Collectivization

Martin Ivanov presents to the Culture Weekly audience a short academic review of the “Reploughed Boundaries. Collectivization and social change in Bulgarian Northwest (40.s ­ 50.s of the XX century)“, written by Michail Gruev and published by the Institute for Studies of the Recent Past.

Full text is available only in Bulgarian!

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“History of the People’s Republic of Bulgaria”

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Collective volume edited by Prof. Ivaylo Znepolski

Authors: Alexander Vezenkov, Daniel Vachkov, Daniela Koleva, Ivaylo Zne0polski, Ivan Elenkov, Martin Ivanov, Michail Gruev, Momchil Metodiev, Nikolai Vukov, Petya Kabakchieva, Plamen Doynov, Roumen Daskalov, Tchavdar Marinov

Published by Institute for Studies of the Recent Past with the financial support of America for Bulgaria Foundation.

ISBN: 978-954-28-0588-5

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Chapters of “Bulgarian Foreign Debt 1944 – 1989” in Dnevnik Daily

Dnevnik Daily published in serial of four issues chapters from the Daniel Vachkov’s and Martin Ivanov’s book “Bulgarian Foreign Debt 1944 – 1989”, part of the book series of the Institute for Studies of the Recent Past examining the recent communist past of Bulgaria.

Available only in Bulgarian!


в-к “Дневник”, 29 септември – 02 октомври, 2008 г.

“Bulgarian Foreign Debt 1944 – 1989”

The Bankruptcy of the Communist Economy

Authors: Daniel Vachkov, Martin Ivanov

Published by the Institute for Studies of the Recent Past, Open Society Institute and Ciela Publishers
Sofia 2008

This book is result of the extensive research of Daniel Vachkov and Martin Ivanov conducted as part of the Communism Research Project.

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“Literary Newspaper” Weekly reviews two recently published books

In two different issues (vol.6, 20-26.02.2008 and vol. 10, 19-25.03.2008) the Literary Newspaper published two reviews of The Power Structures of the Bulgarian Communist Party (1944-1989) and one about Reformation without Reforms.

Below you can read them in Bulgarian!

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Two books that could have changed the course of the “Transition”

Teodora Georgieva publishes her report on the public presentation of Alexander Vezenkov and Martin Ivanov’s books at the Centre for Culture and Debate “Red House” on the pages of Culture Weekly.

Две книги, които щяха да променят прехода

На 26 февруари в Червената къща се състоя представяне на две изследвания, излезли в поредицата “Минало несвършено” на Институт за изследване на близкото минало и Института “Отворено общество”, издавана от СИЕЛА.

— Теодора Георгиева, в-к “Култура” —

Public Presentation of “Reformation without Reforms” and “The Power Structures of BCP”

The Institute for Studies of the Recent Past Sofia organizes public presentation of its recently published books:

Books will be presented by Ivaylo Znepolski, Roumen Avramov and Georgi Zelengora, followed by open discussion.

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“Reformation with no Reforms”

The Political Economy ofBulgarian Communism1963 – 1989

Author: Martin Ivanov

Published by the Institute for Studies of the Recent Past, Open Society Institute and Ciela Publishers
Sofia 2008

This book is result of the extensive research of Martin Ivanov conducted as part of the Communism Research Project.

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