Two books, The Culture of Power in Serbia by Eric Gordy and The Politics of Serbia in the 1990s by Robert Thomas, explain how Milosevic has stayed in power so long. You have reached a premium content area of TOL. To read this entire article please login if you are already a TOL subscriber. Not a subscriber? Subscribe today for access to: Full access to the website, including premium articles videos, country reports and searchable archives (containing over 25,000 articles). You can subscribe here to gain access to the entire website.