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  • Imperial Russiaby John Paxton

    Palgrave Macmillan 2000; US$ 165.00

    Imperial Russia provides an accessible reference tool for students, researchers, historians and Russian history enthusiasts. It covers the period from Ivan IV to the death of Nicholas II. There are chronologies for each of the reigns and the handbook covers important political and administrative changes, the influence of the West, religion, serfdom,... more...

  • Der christliche Glaubeby Friedrich Schleiermacher; Rolf Schäfer

    De Gruyter 2009; US$ 63.00

    Grundlage der kritischen Edition von Schleiermachers Hauptwerk, der Glaubenslehre (erschienen 2003 in zwei Teilbänden 13/1 und 13/2 der Schleiermacher Kritischen Gesamtausgabe, 1. Abt.), ist der Originaldruck der zweiten Auflage von 1830/31, der erstmals mit dem 1980 wieder aufgefundenen eigenhändigen Manuskript Schleiermachers verglichen... more...

  • Inventing the Enemyby Wendy Z. Goldman

    Cambridge University Press 2011; US$ 24.00

    Explores the behaviour of ordinary people during Stalin's terror, revealing the terrible dilemmas people confronted in their struggles to survive. more...

  • Among The Russiansby Colin Thubron

    Random House 2012; US$ 14.09

    Among the Russians is a marvellous account of a solitary journey by car from St. Petersburg and the Baltic States south to Georgia and Armenia. A gifted writer and intrepid traveller, Thubron grapples with the complexities of Russian identity and relays his extraordinary journey in characteristically lyrical style. This is an enthralling and revealing... more...

  • Petrified Utopiaby Marina Balina; Evgeny Dobrenko

    Anthem Press 2009; US$ 99.00

    ‘Petrified Utopia’ redresses the lack of scholarship on the issue of the pursuit of collective happiness in Soviet culture, and presents a collection of essays that discuss different manifestations of happiness in literature and visual culture. more...

  • Iron Lazarby E. A. Rees

    Anthem Press 2013; US$ 40.00

    The first English-language biography of Lazar Kaganovich, one of Stalin’s leading deputies, ‘Iron Lazar’ provides an insight into the political and personal relations of the Stalin group, and examines Kaganovich’s role in shaping policy during the Stalinist regime. more...

  • The Czech and Slovak Legion in Siberia, 1917–1922by Joan McGuire Mohr

    McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers 2012; US$ 35.00

    During World War I, a specialized Russian battalion comprised of ethnic Czechs and Czech and Slovak prisoners of war--the Legion--became a pawn in an international game of power and deceit. The Legion's detour through Siberia became the greatest human interest story of the war, chronicled weekly in the New York Times and New York Herald. More than... more...

  • Reconstructing the Cold Warby Ted Hopf

    Oxford University Press 2012; US$ 28.99

    The early years of the Cold War were marked by contradictions and conflict. The turn from Stalin's discourse of danger to the discourse of difference under his successors explains the abrupt changes in relations with Eastern Europe, China, the decolonizing world, and the West. Societal constructivism provides the theoretical approach to make sense... more...

  • Selected Poemsby Natalya Gorbanevskaya; Daniel Weissbort

    Carcanet 2011; US$ 9.99

    In 1969 Natalya Gorbanevskaya was sentenced to imprisonment in a Soviet psychiatric hospital for her dissident activities; in 1972 Carcanet published Daniel Weissbort's first translations of her poems, with a transcript of her trial.In this new, enlarged selection of translations he returns to a poet who has continued, in exile, to engage with the... more...

  • The Responsibility of the Philosopherby Gianni Vattimo; Franca D'Agostini; William McCuaig

    Columbia University Press 2010; US$ 15.91

    Over the course of his career, Gianni Vattimo has assumed a number of public and private identities and has pursued multiple intellectual paths. He seems to embody several contradictions, at once defending and questioning religion, critiquing and serving the state, yet the diversity of his life and thought form the very essence of, as he sees it,... more...