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Let Our Fame Be Great: Journeys Among the Defiant People of the Caucasus
Let Our Fame Be Great: Journeys Among the Defiant People of the Caucasus
by Oliver Bullough
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Part travelogue, part history, Let Our Fame Be Great tells the stories of the forgotten peoples of the Caucasus region, an incredible cultural crossroads where Eastern Europe, Central Asia, Turkey and the Middle East meet. The area was once the home of... (read more)

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Catherine the Great: Portrait of a Woman
Catherine the Great: Portrait of a Woman
by Robert K. Massie
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The Pulitzer Prize–winning author of Peter the Great, Nicholas and Alexandra, and The Romanovs returns with another masterpiece of narrative biography, the extraordinary story of an obscure young German princess who traveled to Russia at fourteen... (read more)

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Putin's Oil: The Yukos Affair and the Struggle for Russia
Putin's Oil: The Yukos Affair and the Struggle for Russia
by Martin Sixsmith
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The Russian Revolution (Brief Insight)
The Russian Revolution (Brief Insight)
by S A Smith
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The fall of Soviet Russia inspired many people to reflect on the significance of the Russian Revolution, and the horrors of Stalin's regime that followed. Historian S.A. Smith uses new sources to examine the events of 1917 to 1936 and their impact on... (read more)

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Nothing But the Truth Selected Dispatches
Nothing But the Truth Selected Dispatches
by Anna Politkovskaya
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Before her murder in 2006, Anna Politkovskaya won international fame for her reporting. Nothing But the Truth is a collection of her best writing. Beginning with a brief introduction by the author about her pariah status, Nothing But the Truth contains... (read more)

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Life Exposed: Biological Citizens After Chernobyl
Life Exposed: Biological Citizens After Chernobyl
by Adriana Petryna
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The implicit questions that inevitably underlie German bioethics are the same ones that have pervaded all of German public life for decades: How could the Holocaust have happened? And how can Germans make sure that it will never happen again? In Reasons... (read more)

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Serfdom, Society, and the Arts in Imperial Russia: The Pleasure and the Power
Serfdom, Society, and the Arts in Imperial Russia: The Pleasure and the Power
by Richard Stites
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Serf-era and provincial Russia heralded the spectacular turn in cultural history that began in the 1860s. Examining the role of arts and artists in societyand#8217;s value system, Richard Stites explores this shift in a groundbreaking history of visual... (read more)

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Sedition: Everyday Resistance in the Soviet Union Under Khrushchev and Brezhnev (Annals of Communism)
Sedition: Everyday Resistance in the Soviet Union Under Khrushchev and Brezhnev (Annals of Communism)
by Vladimir A Kozlov
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This book explores Soviet prosecution records to tell the hidden story of ordinary citizens who were arrested for expressing discontent during the Khrushchev and Brezhnev years.... (read more)

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Motherland a Philosophical History of Russia
Motherland a Philosophical History of Russia
by Lesley Chamberlain
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Trade paperback. Radical new interpretation of Russian history examining its philosophy and religion.... (read more)

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The Last Man in Russia: The Struggle to Save a Dying Nation
The Last Man in Russia: The Struggle to Save a Dying Nation
by Oliver Bullough
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Russia is dying from within. Oligarchs and oil barons may still dominate international news coverage, but their prosperity masks a deep-rooted demographic tragedy. Faced with staggering population decline—and near-certain economic collapse—... (read more)

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Just Send Me Word: A True Story of Love and Survival in the Gulag
Just Send Me Word: A True Story of Love and Survival in the Gulag
by Orlando Figes
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“A book to astonish readers:  never before has Stalins Gulag been the setting for a love affair.  This powerful narrative by a distinguished historian will take its place not just in history but in literature.”—Robert K... (read more)

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Russia After the Global Economic Crisis
Russia After the Global Economic Crisis
by Anders Aslund
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The second book from The Russia Balance Sheet Project, a collaboration of two of the world's preeminent research institutions examines Russia after the financial crisis of 2007-2009. In the aftermath of the crisis, what is Russia's current economic... (read more)

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The Return: Russia's Journey from Gorbachev to Medvedev
The Return: Russia's Journey from Gorbachev to Medvedev
by Daniel Treisman
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In this critically acclaimed book, now available in paperback, noted scholar Daniel Treisman offers a refreshing and exhaustively reported look at the political, economic, and cultural changes in Russia, with an in-depth examination of the modern state... (read more)

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Molotov's Magic Lantern
Molotov's Magic Lantern
by Rachel Polonsky
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When the British journalist Rachel Polonsky moves to Moscow, she discovers an apartment on Romanov Street that was once home to the Soviet elite. One of the most infamous neighbors was the ruthless apparatchik Vyacheslav Molotov, a henchman for Stalin... (read more)

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12 Who Don't Agree
12 Who Don't Agree
by Valery Panyushkin
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"Russian journalist Panyushkin (Something Unnoticeable) creates a powerful interwoven narrative about twelve citizens with different backgrounds but a shared final destination-the historic 2007 March of the Dissidents. In Russia, even the most trivial... (read more)

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Russia of the Tsars (History Files)
Russia of the Tsars (History Files)
by Peter Waldron
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Between the seventeenth century and the 1917 revolution, the Russian Tsars became absolute rulers of the largest and most diverse empire in the world. The splendor of their court and their capital city, St. Petersburg, was extraordinary, but this... (read more)

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St. Petersburg: A Cultural History
St. Petersburg: A Cultural History
by Solomon Volkov
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A compelling portrait of a city and its transcendent artistic and spiritual legacy--written by a cultural historian who has known some of the greatest figures of modern St. Petersburg, including Balanchine, Shostakovich, Akhmatova, and Brodsky. "A rich... (read more)

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Catherine the Great Love Sex & Power
Catherine the Great Love Sex & Power
by Virginia Rounding
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From the acclaimed author of Grandes Horizontales comes a book that the Washington Post calls a vivid portrait of a sensual and intellectual woman. Dutiful daughter, passionate lover, doting grandmother, tireless legislator, generous patron of artists... (read more)

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Death of a Dissident: The Poisoning of Alexander Litvinenko and the Return of the KGB
Death of a Dissident: The Poisoning of Alexander Litvinenko and the Return of the KGB
by Alex Goldfarb
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The assassination of former Russian intelligence officer Alexander "Sasha" Litvinenko in November 2006 -- poisoned by the rare radioactive element polonium -- caused an international sensation. Within a few short weeks, the fit forty-three-year-old lay... (read more)

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The Last Englishman: The Double Life of Arthur Ransome
The Last Englishman: The Double Life of Arthur Ransome
by Roland Chambers
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In this biography, Chambers traces Ransome's life back to his earliest childhood, his struggles as a hack writer, and his flight from a disastrous marriage, then on to the decade he spent in Russia during that country's violent, formative years... (read more)

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