The Power of Freedom
By Mart Laar
Published by Unitas Foundation
Mart Laars offers an unprecedentedly compact overview of the history of Central and Eastern Europe since 1945. Its a gripping journey through the history of Central and Eastern Europe divided by an iron curtain. It's a book about courage and solidarity; freedom and democracy and winning over fear and oppression.
Dr. Mart Laar was born in 1960 in Estonia. Since 1992 he's been a member of Estonian parliament, Prime Minister twice and Minister of Defence.
'Power of Freedom is a badly needed corrective to the doom and gloom in the West' Edward Lucas, The Economist