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Russia (Pre- & Post-Soviet Union)

  • Lenin on the Trainby Catherine Merridale

    Penguin Books Ltd 2016; US$ 28.19

    A gripping account of how, in the depths of the First World War, Russia's greatest revolutionary was taken in a 'sealed train' across Europe and changed the history of the world By 1917 the European war seemed to be endless. Both sides in the fighting looked to new weapons, tactics and ideas to break a stalemate that was itself destroying Europe.... more...

  • A Prison Without Walls?by Sarah Badcock

    OUP Oxford 2016; US$ 89.99 US$ 77.39

    Presents a snapshot of daily life for exiles and their dependents in eastern Siberia during the very last years of the Tsarist regime, from the 1905 revolution to the collapse of the Tsarist regime in 1917, showing that, although exiles weren't closely monitored by the State, Siberian exile was still one of Russia's most feared punishments. more...

  • Access to History: China 1839-1997by Michael Lynch

    Hodder Education 2016; US$ 18.99

    Give your students the best chance of success with this tried and tested series, combining in-depth analysis, engaging narrative and accessibility. Access to History is the most popular, trusted and wide-ranging series for A-level History students. This title: - Supports the content and assessment requirements of the 2015 A-level History specifications... more...

  • In the Name of the Great Workby Olš Doubravka áková

    Berghahn Books 2016; US$ 34.95

    Beginning in 1948, the Soviet Union launched a series of wildly ambitious projects to implement Joseph Stalin's vision of a total "transformation of nature." Intended to increase agricultural yields dramatically, this utopian impulse quickly spread to the newly communist states of Eastern Europe, captivating political elites and war-fatigued publics... more...

  • The Red Ripperby Peter Conradi

    Open Road Media 2016; US$ 9.99

    The shocking true story of the Russian serial killer who brutally murdered more than fifty victims?and evaded capture for over a decade. By the time he was brought to trial in 1992, Soviet serial killer Andrei Chikatilo had killed more than fifty women and children, often sexually abusing them and leaving their bodies mutilated beyond recognition.... more...

  • Russia's Last Gaspby Prit Buttar

    Bloomsbury Publishing 2016; US$ 24.99

    In Russia's Last Gasp , Prit Buttar looks at one of the bloodiest campaigns launched in the history of warfare ? the Brusilov Offensive, sometimes known as the June Advance. The assault was intended to ease the pressure on Russia's British and French allies by diverting German troops from the Western Front and knocking Austria-Hungary out of the war.... more...

  • Russiaby Timothy J. Colton

    Oxford University Press 2016; US$ 10.99 US$ 9.45

    A thorough exploration of Russia's rich history and an extensive account of the far-reaching changes surging through the country today. more...

  • Zhivago's Secret Journeyby Paolo Mancosu

    Hoover Institution Press 2016; US$ 6.99

    Paolo Mancosu continues an investigation he began in his 2013 book Inside the Zhivago Storm, which the New York Book Review of Books described as "a tour de force of literary detection worthy of a scholarly Sherlock Holmes". In this book Mancosu extends his detective work by reconstructing the network of contacts that helped Pasternak smuggle the typescripts... more...

  • Hearts, Minds, Voicesby Jason C. Parker

    Oxford University Press 2016; US$ 23.99 US$ 20.63

    For over four decades, the Cold War superpowers endeavored mightily to "win hearts and minds" abroad through public diplomacy. Hearts, Minds, Voices explores how the non-European world responded to this media war by joining it, rejecting the Cold War in favor of forging an imagined community grounded in nonalignment, economic development, and racialized... more...

  • Hearts, Minds, Voicesby Jason C. Parker

    Oxford University Press 2016; US$ 23.99 US$ 20.63

    For over four decades, the Cold War superpowers endeavored mightily to "win hearts and minds" abroad through public diplomacy. Hearts, Minds, Voices explores how the non-European world responded to this media war by joining it, rejecting the Cold War in favor of forging an imagined community grounded in nonalignment, economic development, and racialized... more...