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Artist or CreatorSteve Bell
Title or Caption[Gorbachev Frankenstein]
Extent1 item
Published byThe Guardian
Date21 Dec 1990
FormatNewspaper
Person DepictedShevardnadze; Eduard
Gorbachev; Mikhail (1931-)
Frankenstein; Victor
Yeltsin; Boris
Implied textBooks: Frankenstein: or, The Modern Prometheus, (1818) by Mary Shelley about a scientist called Victor Frankenstein who produced a creature by an unorthodox scientific experiment.
NotesPrinted underneath the cartoon: Alec Nove sees the resignation of Shervardnadze as another strong indicator that President Gorbachev is about to assert power from the centre in a last ditch attempt to stem the disintegration of the Soviet empire
SubjectsRussia
horror films
monsters
presidents
Copyright contact detailsbelltoons@ntworld.com www.belltoons.co.uk
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GB/BCA/652Shevardnadze; Eduard   
GB/BCA/918Gorbachev; Mikhail (1931-)1931-   
GB/BCA/1168Frankenstein; Victor   
GB/BCA/2336Yeltsin; Boris   
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