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History of Russia. Soviet Union. Former Soviet Republics

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  • Baltic World 1772-1993, Theby David Kirby

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 81.95

    This eagerly-awaited sequel shares the characteristics of its distinguished predecessor -- wide geographical and chronological span; expert mingling of political, social and economic history; and Dr Kirby's ability to keep the separate national threads of his account from tangling as he weaves them into the broad regional picture that is his main concern.... more...

  • The EU Kaliningrad Policy: Mapping Kaliningrad's Place inside the European Union.by Irina Ochirova

    Duncker & Humblot 2011; US$ 98.48

    Hauptbeschreibung The Kaliningrad Oblast is a subject of the Russian Federation which became an EU's enclave upon its Eastern enlargement of 2004. This inquiry examines the intricate position of the Kaliningrad region inside the European Union from a legal and institutional rather than geopolitical perspective. Challenging conventional notions about... more...

  • Die Kosakenby Andreas Kappeler

    C.H. Beck 2013; US$ 9.01

    Im 15. bis 17. Jahrhundert formierten sich an den Flüssen der Steppengrenze die egalitären Kriegergemeinschaften der Dnjepr-, Don- und Terek-Kosaken. Sie spielten in Polen-Litauen und im Moskauer Staat als Krieger und als Rebellen eine hervorragende Rolle. Die Anführer aller frühneuzeitlichen Volksaufstände in Osteuropa waren Kosaken. Im 18. und 19. Jahrhundert... more...

  • Politics, Murder, and Love in Stalin's Kremlinby Paul R. Gregory

    Hoover Institution Press 2010; US$ 19.99

    Drawing from Hoover Institution archival documents, Paul Gregory sheds light on how the world's first socialist state went terribly wrong and why it was likely to veer off course through the tragic story of Stalin's most prominent victims: Pravda editor Nikolai Bukharin and his wife, Anna Larina. more...

  • USSR Foreign Policies After Détenteby Richard F. Staar

    Hoover Institution Press 1987; US$ 14.95

    Based largely on primary sources in the Russian language, this succinct volume cover the following aspects of Soviet foreign policy: world outlook, personalities and structures of the decisionmaking process, implementation of objectives, and a discussion of practices toward geographic regions as well as specific countries. more...

  • Russia in the Age of Modernisation and Revolution 1881 - 1917by H. Rogger

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 77.95

    Hans Rogger's study of Russia under the last two Tsars takes as its starting point what the Russians themselves saw as the central issue confronting their nation: the relationship between state and society, and its effects on politics, economics and class in these critical years. more...

  • The Soviet Union under Brezhnevby William J. Tompson

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 43.99

    The Soviet Union Under Brezhnev provides an accessible post-Soviet perspective on the history of the USSR from the mid-1960?s to the mid-1980?s. It challenges both the ?evil empire? image of the USSR that was widespread in the early 1980?s and the ?stagnation? label attached to the period by Soviet reformers under Gorbachev. The book makes use... more...

  • Longman Companion to Imperial Russia, 1689-1917by David Longley

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 73.95

    This is the first book of its kind to draw together information on the major events in Russian history from 1695 to 1917 - covering the eventful period from the accession of Peter the Great to the fall of Nicholas II. Not only is a vast amount of material on key events and topics brought together, but the book also contains fascinating background... more...

  • To the Edge of the Worldby Christian Wolmar

    PublicAffairs 2014; US$ 27.99

    To the Edge of the World, is an adventure in travel—full of extraordinary personalities, more than a century of explosive political, economic, and cultural events, and almost inconceivable feats of engineering. Christian Wolmar passionately recounts the improbable origins of the Trans-Siberian railroad, the vital artery for Russian expansion that... more...

  • Nation-Building in the Baltic Statesby Gundar J. King; David E. McNabb

    Taylor and Francis 2014; US$ 79.95

    The product of more than twenty years of research, first-person observations, discussions, and policy analyses, Nation-Building in the Baltic States: Transforming Governance, Social Welfare, and Security in Northern Europe explores the characteristics of the Baltic states as positioned in the northeast corridor in terms of military strife and polity... more...