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The Resource Angela Merkel : Europe's most influential leader, Matthew Qvortrup

Angela Merkel : Europe's most influential leader, Matthew Qvortrup

Label
Angela Merkel : Europe's most influential leader
Title
Angela Merkel
Title remainder
Europe's most influential leader
Statement of responsibility
Matthew Qvortrup
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The in-depth biography of Angela Merkel, using exclusive new sources and research to tell how the daughter of a clergyman from East Germany rose to become one of the most powerful women in the world
Biography type
individual biography
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Qvortrup, Matthew
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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  • Merkel, Angela
  • Heads of state
  • Women heads of state
Label
Angela Merkel : Europe's most influential leader, Matthew Qvortrup
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 343-358) and index
Contents
A childhood under communism -- In the shadow of the Berlin Wall -- Angela in Leipzig -- The unbearable boredom of being: a squatter in Berlin -- Angela becomes Merkel -- Kohl's girl -- the politics of patricide: how Merkel became party leader -- Waiting game: the patient party leader -- Merkel loses and becomes chancellor -- The making of the Queen of Europe -- Potato soup, the Pope and re-election -- The Euro-crisis and Afghanistan -- From the jaws of defeat and beyond -- Ukraine, another Greek tragedy and the refugee crisis -- Epilogue: Mother Courage or Merkiavelli?
Control code
928133799
Edition
First edition
Extent
367 pages, [8] unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781468313161
Other physical details
illustrations
Label
Angela Merkel : Europe's most influential leader, Matthew Qvortrup
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 343-358) and index
Contents
A childhood under communism -- In the shadow of the Berlin Wall -- Angela in Leipzig -- The unbearable boredom of being: a squatter in Berlin -- Angela becomes Merkel -- Kohl's girl -- the politics of patricide: how Merkel became party leader -- Waiting game: the patient party leader -- Merkel loses and becomes chancellor -- The making of the Queen of Europe -- Potato soup, the Pope and re-election -- The Euro-crisis and Afghanistan -- From the jaws of defeat and beyond -- Ukraine, another Greek tragedy and the refugee crisis -- Epilogue: Mother Courage or Merkiavelli?
Control code
928133799
Edition
First edition
Extent
367 pages, [8] unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9781468313161
Other physical details
illustrations

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