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Stalin

Stalin

by Simon Sebag Montefiore

“This widely acclaimed biography of Stalin and his entourage during the terrifying decades of his supreme power transforms our understanding of Stalin as Soviet dictator, Marxist leader, and Russian tsar.

Based on groundbreaking research, Simon Sebag Montefiore reveals the fear and betrayal, privilege and debauchery, family life and murderous cruelty of this secret world. Written with bracing narrative verve, this feat of scholarly research has become a classic of modern history writing. Showing how... Read more about this item
A People's Tragedy

A People's Tragedy

by Orlando Figes

ORLANDO FIGES is a professor at Birkbeck College, University of London, and former University Lecturer in History at Cambridge. Born in London in 1959, he graduated with a double-starred first in History from Gonville and Caius College, Cambridge, in 1982. His first book, Peasant Russia, Civil War, was described by one reviewer as 'one of the most important books ever published on the Russian Revolution'.
Gulag

Gulag

by Anne Applebaum

ANNE APPLEBAUM was born in Washington, D.C., received a bachelor’s degree from Yale, and studied at Saint Antony’s College, Oxford, and the London School of Economics on a Marshall scholarship. In 1988, she moved to Poland to work for the Economist, and a few years later became foreign editor, then deputy editor, of the Spectator. Her work has also appeared in the New York Review of Books, the Wall Street Journal, Slate and other British and American publications. She is the author of one... Read more about this item
Peter the Great

Peter the Great

by Robert K Massie

Robert K. Massie was born in Lexington, Kentucky, and studied American history at Yale and European history at Oxford, which he attended as a Rhodes Scholar. He was president of the Authors Guild from 1987 to 1991. His books include Nicholas and Alexandra, Peter the Great: His Life and World (for which he won a Pulitzer Prize for biography), The Romanovs: The Final Chapter, Dreadnought: Britain, Germany, and the Coming of the Great War, Castles of Steel: Britain, Germany, and the Winning of the Great War... Read more about this item
Catherine the Great

Catherine the Great

by Robert K Massie

Robert K. Massie was born in Lexington, Kentucky, and studied American history at Yale and European history at Oxford, which he attended as a Rhodes Scholar. He was president of the Authors Guild from 1987 to 1991. His previous books include Nicholas and Alexandra, Peter the Great: His Life and World (for which he won a Pulitzer Prize for biography), The Romanovs: The Final Chapter, Dreadnought: Britain, Germany, and the Coming of the Great War, and Castles of Steel: Britain, Germany, and the Winning of... Read more about this item
Lenin's Tomb

Lenin's Tomb

by David Remnick

“From the editor of The New Yorker: a riveting account of the collapse of the Soviet Union, which has become the standard book on the subject. Lenin’s Tomb combines the global vision of the best historical scholarship with the immediacy of eyewitness journalism. Remnick takes us through the tumultuous 75-year period of Communist rule leading up to the collapse and gives us the voices of those who lived through it, from democratic activists to Party members, from anti-Semites to Holocaust survivors,... Read more about this item
Whisperers

Whisperers

by Orlando Figes

The Whisperers (Knopf 1961) is a 1961 novel by Robert Nicolson. The book was published as Mrs Ross (Constable 1961) in the UK. It was made into a 1967 film by Bryan Forbes.
History Of the Russian Revolution

History Of the Russian Revolution

by Leon Trotsky

History of the Russian Revolution by Leon Trotsky is a 3 volume book on the Russian Revolution of 1917, first published in 1932. The three parts are: The Overthrow of Tzarism, The Attempted Counter-Revolution and The Triumph of the Soviets. It is considered an important and unique work as a history of a major event written by someone who took a leading role in it.
The Romanovs

The Romanovs

by Robert K Massie

Robert K. Massie was born in Lexington, Kentucky, and studied American history at Yale and European history at Oxford, which he attended as a Rhodes Scholar. He was president of the Authors Guild from 1987 to 1991. His books include Nicholas and Alexandra, Peter the Great: His Life and World (for which he won a Pulitzer Prize for biography), The Romanovs: The Final Chapter, Dreadnought: Britain, Germany, and the Coming of the Great War, Castles of Steel: Britain, Germany, and the Winning of the Great War... Read more about this item
The Sword and The Shield

The Sword and The Shield

by Christopher Andrew

A fascinating description of a treasure trove of secret documents found by the FBI offers facts about every country in the world, as well as information that contributes to the history of the last century
Young Stalin

Young Stalin

by Simon Sebag Montefiore

Simon Sebag Montefiore is a historian of Russia whose works have been published in twenty-seven languages. Stalin: The Court of the Red Tsar was awarded the History Book of the Year Prize at the 2004 British Book Awards. Potemkin: Catherine the Great’s Imperial Partner was short-listed for the Samuel Johnson, Duff Cooper and Marsh Biography prizes in Britain. A Fellow of the Royal Society of Literature, novelist and television presenter, Montefiore lives in London with his wife, the novelist Santa... Read more about this item
Lenin's Tomb

Lenin's Tomb

by David Remnick

“From the editor of The New Yorker: a riveting account of the collapse of the Soviet Union, which has become the standard book on the subject. Lenin’s Tomb combines the global vision of the best historical scholarship with the immediacy of eyewitness journalism. Remnick takes us through the tumultuous 75-year period of Communist rule leading up to the collapse and gives us the voices of those who lived through it, from democratic activists to Party members, from anti-Semites to Holocaust survivors,... Read more about this item
The Prophet Outcast

The Prophet Outcast

by Isaac Deutscher

A History Of Russia

A History Of Russia

by Nicholas V Riasanovsky

The Russian Revolution

The Russian Revolution

by Richard Pipes

The Russian Revolution

The Russian Revolution

by Sheila Fitzpatrick

Land Of the Firebird

Land Of the Firebird

by Suzanne Massie

Lenin

Lenin

by Robert Service

Natasha's Dance

Natasha's Dance

by Orlando Figes

The Sabres Of Paradise

The Sabres Of Paradise

by Lesley Blanch

Khrushchev

Khrushchev

by William Taubman

The Prophet Armed

The Prophet Armed

by Isaac Deutscher

Kgb

Kgb

by John Barron

The Sword and The Shield

The Sword and The Shield

by Christopher; Mitrokhin, Vasili Andrew

Russian History Books & Ephemera

The Shadow Of the Winter Palace

The Shadow Of the Winter Palace

by Crankshaw, Edward

 
The Shadow of the Winter Palace: Russia's Drift to Revolution, 1825-1917

Crankshaw examines 19th-century Russia, between the failed Decembrist conspiracy in 1825 up until it's WWI collapse - a tempestuous time in the political world, but one that was also a Golden Age of intellectual and artistic achievement.
The March Of Muscovy

The March Of Muscovy

by Lamb, Harold

The File On the Tsar

The File On the Tsar

by Summers, Anthony; Mangold, Tom

Stalin

Stalin

by Ulam, Adam B

A History Of Russia

A History Of Russia

by Vernadsky, George

The White Generals

The White Generals

by Luckett, Richard

Russia Under the Old Regime

Russia Under the Old Regime

by Pipes, Richard

Icon and The Axe

Icon and The Axe

by Billington, James H

Fire and Water

Fire and Water

by De Jonge, Alex

The Russian Revolution

The Russian Revolution

by Moorehead, Alan

The Last Tsar

The Last Tsar

by Radzinsky, Edvard

One Point Safe

One Point Safe

by Cockburn, Andrew and Leslie

In War\'s Dark Shadow

In War's Dark Shadow

by Lincoln, W Bruce

Breaking With Moscow

Breaking With Moscow

by Shevchenko, Arkady N

East Of the Sun

East Of the Sun

by Bobrick, Benson

Inside the Soviet Army

Inside the Soviet Army

by Suvorov, Viktor