Russian and East European Studies

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Imperial Russian Rule in the Kingdom of Poland, 1864-1915

Imperial Russian Rule in the Kingdom of Poland, 1864-1915

A Groundbreaking Study of Russian Rule in Poland in the Nineteenth and Early Twentieth Centuries

Not a Hero

Not a Hero

A Novel

A Nineteenth-Century Russian Social Novel that Explores the World of the St. Petersburg Literati and Their Search for Meaning

Three Cities After Hitler

Three Cities After Hitler

Redemptive Reconstruction Across Cold War Borders

A Unique Comparative Study of Urban Development in Three Post-Nazi German Cities Rebuilt under Three Competing Cold War Regime Ideologies

Victory Banner Over the Reichstag, The

Victory Banner Over the Reichstag, The

Film, Document and Ritual in Russia's Contested Memory of World War II

A Thorough Study of the Roles Symbols and Symbolism Play in Nation Building

Magnetic Woman

Magnetic Woman

Toyen and the Surrealist Erotic

A New Interdisciplinary Study of Czech Gender-Fluid Artist Toyen Based on Rare Primary Sources

Tarantas

Tarantas

Impressions of a Journey

A New Translation of this Overlooked Satirical Novella on the State of Russia in the Mid-19th Century

The Pope in Poland

The Pope in Poland

The Pilgrimages of John Paul II, 1979-1991

A Nuanced Account of Pope John Paul II’s Historical Visits to Poland in the Late Communist Era

Poland 1945

Poland 1945

War and Peace

How Ordinary People in Poland Experienced the Last Months of World War II and the First Months of Peace

Rising Subjects

Rising Subjects

The 1905 Revolution and the Origins of Modern Polish Politics
Rising Subjects explores the change of the public sphere in Russian Poland during the 1905 Revolution. The 1905 Revolution was one of the few bottom-up political transformations and general democratizations in Polish history. It was a popular rebellion fostering political participation of the working class. The infringement of previously carefully guarded limits ...
Ivan the Terrible

Ivan the Terrible

Free to Reward and Free to Punish

The definitive biography of Russia’s first Tsar and one of its most infamous rulers.

Pale Horse

Pale Horse

A Novel of Revolutionary Russia

Boris Viktorovich Savinkov was a Russian writer and revolutionary. As one of the leaders of the Fighting Organisation of the Socialist Revolutionary Party, he was responsible for the assassinations of several high-ranking imperial officials in 1904 and 1905.

Nature and the Iron Curtain

Nature and the Iron Curtain

Environmental Policy and Social Movements in Communist and Capitalist Countries, 1945-1990

A Political and Comparative History of Environmentalism and Environmental Policy in the Communist and Capitalist Worlds During the Cold War Years

Unintended Affinities

Unintended Affinities

Nineteenth-Century German and Polish Historians on the Holy Roman Empire and Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth

Nineteenth–Century German and Polish Historians on the Holy Roman Empire and Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth

Daughter of the Cold War

Daughter of the Cold War

Grace Kennan Warnecke’s memoir is about a life lived on the edge of history. Daughter of one of the most influential diplomats of the twentieth century, wife of the scion of a newspaper dynasty and mother of the youngest owner of a major league baseball team, Grace eventually found her way out from under the shadows of others to forge a dynamic career of her own. This compelling and evocative memoir allows readers to follow Grace’s amazing path through life – a whirlwind journey of survival, risk, and self-discovery through a kaleidoscope of many countries, historic events, and fascinating people.

Religious Freedom in Modern Russia

Religious Freedom in Modern Russia

Explores the complex contours and contested meanings of religious freedom in Russia, from 1520 to the 1990s.

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