Ana Siljak - History - 2008 - 370 pages
Traces the life story of Vera Zasulich, Russia's first female assassin, from her privileged upbringing to celebrated martyrdom.
Orlando Figes - History - 1997 - 923 pages
A comprehensive, one-volume account of the Russian Revolution covers every moment, from the end of the nineteenth century to the death of Lenin, and explores how Russian pre ...
Orlando Figes - History - 2002 - 728 pages
Examines the culture of Russia, using the lives of writers, artists, and musicians to show how Russia has struggled to define its own soul in the twentieth century.
Sheila Fitzpatrick - History - 2001 - 199 pages
The Russian Revolution had a decisive impact on the history of the twentieth century. Now, following the collapse of the Soviet regime and the opening of its archives, it is ...