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  • Absolutism and Ruling Classby John P. LeDonne

    Oxford University Press 1991; US$ 179.99

    This is the first comprehensive examination of the Russian ruling elite and its political institutions during an important period of state building, from the emergence of Russia on the stage of world politics around 1700 to the consolidation of its position after the victory over Napoleon. Instead of focusing on the great rulers of the period--Peter,... more...

  • The Rise and Fall of the Soviet Unionby Richard Sakwa

    Taylor and Francis 2005; US$ 36.70

    Through sources and documents, The Rise and Fall of the Soviet Union by Richard Sakwa places the Soviet experience in historical and comparative context. The author introduces each source in this volume fully and provides commentary and analysis. Using eye-witness accounts, official documents and new materials which have just come to light, Richard... more...

  • A History of the Soviet Union from the Beginning to the Endby Peter Kenez

    Cambridge University Press 2006; US$ 31.00

    This book, first published in 2006, is an examination of political, social and cultural developments in the Soviet Union. more...

  • Terrible Tsarinasby Henri Troyat

    Algora Publishing 2007; US$ 25.95

    Five flamboyant, “full-blooded" women had a chance to rule Russia. How did it happen, and how did they do? In today’s debates about male-female parity, much goes unsaid. Troyat’s book brings back the past, when women really had political power. A realisti more...

  • The End of the Cold War and the Causes of Soviet Collapseby Nick Bisley

    Palgrave Macmillan 2004; US$ 134.00

    Soviet efforts to end the Cold War were intended to help revitalize the USSR. Instead, Nick Bisley argues, they contributed crucially to its collapse. Using historical-sociological theory, The End of the Cold War and the Causes of Soviet Collapse shows that international confrontation had been an important element of Soviet rule and that the retreat... more...

  • Russia and the Former Soviet Republicsby Thomas McCray

    Infobase Publishing 2006; US$ 30.00

    This new series teaches students about the most important geographic concepts and shows them how people are affected by and respond to economic, social, and political forces--at both the global and local scales. The authors are educators who have been trained to teach geography at the high school or college levels. This series meets national geography... more...

  • Uncivil Societyby Stephen Kotkin; Jan Gross

    Random House Publishing Group 2009; US$ 17.00

    Twenty years ago, the Berlin Wall fell. In one of modern history’s most miraculous occurrences, communism imploded–and not with a bang, but with a whimper. Now two of the foremost scholars of East European and Soviet affairs, Stephen Kotkin and Jan T. Gross, drawing upon two decades of reflection, revisit this crash. In a crisp, concise, unsentimental... more...

  • The Lost Opportunityby Christopher Lazarski

    UPA 2008; US$ 42.50

    In The Lost Opportunity, Lazarski explores these facets of the anti-Bolshevik struggle, which have been almost entirely ignored by historical scholarship. Christopher Lazarski is Professor of History and Politics at Lazarski School of Commerce and Law in Warsaw, Poland. more...

  • A History of Russian Thoughtby William Leatherbarrow; Derek Offord

    Cambridge University Press 2010; US$ 30.00

    This volume provides a comprehensive view of Russian intellectual thinkers, with fourteen essays by an international team of experts. more...

  • Cultures in Fluxby Stephen Frank; Mark D. Steinberg

    Princeton University Press 1994; Not Available

    The popular culture of urban and rural tsarist Russia revealed a dynamic and troubled world. Stephen Frank and Mark Steinberg have gathered here a diverse collection of essays by Western and Russian scholars who question conventional interpretations and recall neglected stories about popular behavior, politics, and culture. What emerges is a new picture... more...