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Voices from Chernobyl: The Oral History of a Nuclear Disaster
Voices from Chernobyl: The Oral History of a Nuclear Disaster
by Svetlana Alexievich
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Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award On April 26, 1986, the worst nuclear reactor accident in history occurred in Chernobyl and contaminated as much as three quarters of Europe. Voices from Chernobyl is the first book to present personal... (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 German princess who became one of the most remarkable, powerful,... (read more)

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Midland Book #0536: Behind the Urals: An American Worker in Russias City of Steel
Midland Book #0536: Behind the Urals: An American Worker in Russias City of Steel
by John Scott
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"Students reading Scott have come away with a real appreciation of the hardships under which these workers built Magnitogorsk and of the nearly incredible enthusiasm with which many of them worked." --Ronald Grigor Suny "A genuine grassroots account of... (read more)

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Peter the Great
Peter the Great
by Robert K Massie
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"Enthralling...As fascinating as any novel and more so than most!" THE NEW YORK TIMES BOOK REVIEW Against the monumental canvas of seventeenth- and eighteenth-century Europe and Russia, unfolds the magnificent story of Peter the Great. He... (read more)

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Dismantling Utopia (94 Edition)
Dismantling Utopia (94 Edition)
by Scott Shane
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By the 1980s the Soviet Union had matched the United States in military might and far surpassed it in the production of steel, timber, concrete, and oil. But the electronic whirlwind that was transforming the global economy had been locked out by... (read more)

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The Gates of November: The Epic True Story of a Jewish Family
The Gates of November: The Epic True Story of a Jewish Family
by Chaim Potok
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Six Red Months in Russia
Six Red Months in Russia
by Louise Bryant
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Memoirs of a Revolutionist (91 Edition)
Memoirs of a Revolutionist (91 Edition)
by Vera Figner
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A courageous woman recounts her journey from aristocrat to revolutionary in nineteenth-century Russia.... (read more)

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The Long Walk: The True Story of a Trek to Freedom
The Long Walk: The True Story of a Trek to Freedom
by Slavomir Rawicz
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MORE THAN HALF A MILLION COPIES SOLD The classic adventure story that inspired the new major motion picture The Way Back, directed by Peter Weir *** I hope The Long Walk will remain as a memorial to all those who live and die for freedom, and for all... (read more)

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Russia: A History
Russia: A History
by Gregory Freeze
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Since the coming of perestroika in 1985, scholars have had unprecedented access to Russian archives. In Russia: A History, editor Gregory Freeze and twelve other American and European historians have mined these newly opened archives and browsed through... (read more)

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Journey Into the Whirlwind
Journey Into the Whirlwind
by Eugenia Ginzburg
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Eugenia Ginzburg's critically acclaimed memoir of the harrowing eighteen years she spent in prisons and labor camps under Stalin's rule   By the late 1930s, Eugenia Semyonovna Ginzburg had been a loyal and very active member of the Communist Party... (read more)

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Politics and the Russian Army: Civil-Military Relations, 1689 2000
Politics and the Russian Army: Civil-Military Relations, 1689 2000
by Brian D Taylor
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This comprehensive overview of the political role of the Russian military (from Peter the Great's time in 1689 to the present) reveals why Russia has not experienced a successful military coup in over two centuries. Including materials from archives and... (read more)

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The Sword and the Shield: The Mitrokhin Archive and the Secret History of the KGB
The Sword and the Shield: The Mitrokhin Archive and the Secret History of the KGB
by Christopher Andrew
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The Sword and the Shield is based on one of the most extraordinary intelligence coups of recent times: a secret archive of top-level KGB documents smuggled out of the Soviet Union which the FBI has described, after close examination, as the "most... (read more)

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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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Kremlin Rising: Vladimir Putin's Russia and the End of Revolution
Kremlin Rising: Vladimir Putin's Russia and the End of Revolution
by Peter Baker and Susan Glasser
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In the tradition of Hedrick Smith's The Russians, Robert G. Kaiser's Russia: The People and the Power, and David Remnick's Lenin's Tomb comes an eloquent and eye-opening chronicle of Vladimir Putin's Russia, from this generation's leading Moscow... (read more)

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Black Earth : Journey Through Russia After the Fall (03 Edition)
Black Earth : Journey Through Russia After the Fall (03 Edition)
by Andrew Meier
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"A compassionate glimpse into the extremes where the new Russia meets the old," writes Robert Legvold () about Andrew Meier's enthralling new work. Journeying across a resurgent and reputedly free land, Meier has produced a virtuosic mix of nuanced... (read more)

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Lenin's Tomb: The Last Days of the Soviet Empire
Lenin's Tomb: The Last Days of the Soviet Empire
by David Remnick
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Open Lands : Travels Through Russia's Once Forbidden Places (97 Edition)
Open Lands : Travels Through Russia's Once Forbidden Places (97 Edition)
by Mark Taplin
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"An extraordinary and beautifully written chronicle that combines the best of different genres: travel writing, journalism, and history . . . A modern classic tale of a foreigner’s travels through Russia."--Kirkus Reviews VAST FORBIDDEN... (read more)

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Catherine the Great :life and legend
Catherine the Great :life and legend
by John T Alexander
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Catherine II of Russia is one of the most colorful characters in modern history. Born a minor German princess, she was betrothed to the Grand Duke Peter of Russia at 15, through the designs of the childless Empress Elizabeth and her own scheming mother... (read more)

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After the Collapse of Communism
After the Collapse of Communism
by Michael Mcfaul
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This collection of essays is derived from a conference convened at Princeton University marking the ten-year anniversary of the collapse of the Soviet Union. Some of the best minds in post-Soviet studies focused on the task of identifying how the post... (read more)

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