History / Europe / Russia & the Former Soviet Union

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Troubled Waters

Troubled Waters

Origins of the 1881 Anti-Jewish Pogroms in Russia

Aronson refutes the widely-held belief that the anti-Jewish pogroms of 1881 in Russia were supported by the Czar, or those within his inner circle. He instead looks to social, economic and political forces of the time, and recounts the fateful events of this year in great detail.

The Truth of Authority

The Truth of Authority

Ideology and Communication in the Soviet Union

Thomas Remington views the methods used by the Communist Party in official communications to Soviet society during the 1970s and 1980s.

Perceptions and Behavior in Soviet Foreign Policy

Perceptions and Behavior in Soviet Foreign Policy

This book discerns Soviet leaders’ views of the United States and sees them in relation to foreign policy statements and actions.

Building Socialism in Bolshevik Russia

Building Socialism in Bolshevik Russia

Ideology and Industrial Organization, 1917-1921

A profile of the Bolshevik attempt to build a a new state by mobilizing the working class, in effect building society, that in the end resulted in failed institutions and weakened bureaucracy.

National Communism in the Soviet Union, 1918-28

National Communism in the Soviet Union, 1918-28

A unique perspective on the question of how Marxism and the early Soviet Union dealt with issues of nationalism, viewed through The Jewish Communist Workers’ Party, the Poale Zion.

Paul I

Paul I

A Reassessment of His Life and Reign
Edited By Hugh Ragsdale

The first book-length English language study since 1913 concerning the life of Paul I. It views his background and complex political relations.

The Moscovia of Antonio Possevino, S.J.

The Moscovia of Antonio Possevino, S.J.

Translated with a Critical Introduction and Notes by Hugh F. Graham

A descriptive account of the court of Tsar Ivan IV, in sixteenth-century Moscow, as seen through the eyes of papal envoy and Jesuit Antonio Possevino S.J.

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