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Resurrection
Resurrection
Written by David Remnick
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9781101872161
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Resurrection
The Struggle for a New Russia
Written by David Remnick


Format: eBook, 432 pages
On Sale: April 2, 2014
Price: $12.99

The Pulitzer Prize-winning author of Lenin's Tomb now presents the crucial second act--the attempt to form a Russian state from the ruins of the U.S.S.R. and the chaotic election of 1996. As before, readers will turn to Remnick for the essential story, the flesh-and-blood account of one of history's great turning... Read more >
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Philip Mironov and the Russian Civil War
Philip Mironov and the Russian Civil War
Written by Sergei Starikov
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ISBN: 9780804150118
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Philip Mironov and the Russian Civil War

Written by Sergei Starikov


Format: eBook, 272 pages
On Sale: October 2, 2013
Price: $13.99

He was an authentic hero of World War I and the Russian Revolution. He commanded a successful Red Army that treated prisoners mercifully, refrained from pillaging the countryside, and educated the people about the objectives of the Bolshevik regime. His eloquent advocacy of the ideas and aspirations of farmers and workers... Read more >
Sukhoi Su-25 Frogfoot
Sukhoi Su-25 Frogfoot
Written by Alexander Miladenov, Illustrated by Adam Tooby
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ISBN: 9781782003595
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Sukhoi Su-25 Frogfoot

Written by Alexander Miladenov
Illustrated by Adam Tooby


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $18.95

Like the American A-10 Warthog, the first Soviet jet dedicated by design to CAS (Close Air Support), the 'Frogfoot' has durability and firepower.

In February 2012, the Sukhoi Su-25 (NATO reporting name Frogfoot) celebrated 37 years of its maiden flight, 31 years of its formal induction into squadron service and 25 years... Read more >
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Sukhoi Su-25 Frogfoot

Written by Alexander Miladenov
Illustrated by Adam Tooby


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: September 17, 2013
Price: $15.95

Like the American A-10 Warthog, the first Soviet jet dedicated by design to CAS (Close Air Support), the 'Frogfoot' has durability and firepower.

In February 2012, the Sukhoi Su-25 (NATO reporting name Frogfoot) celebrated 37 years of its maiden flight, 31 years of its formal induction into squadron service and 25 years... Read more >
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T-72 Main Battle Tank 1974-93

Written by Steven Zaloga
Illustrated by Peter Sarson


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: August 20, 2013
Price: $13.95

The Russian T-72 Ural tank is the most widely-deployed main battle tank of the current generation. Used by the armies of the former Warsaw pact and Soviet Union, it has also been exported in large numbers to many of the states in the Middle East. This book reveals the previously secret... Read more >
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Bolt Action: Armies of the Soviet Union
Bolt Action: Armies of the Soviet Union
Written by Warlord Games
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ISBN: 9781780960906
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Bolt Action: Armies of the Soviet Union

Written by Warlord Games


Format: Trade Paperback, 152 pages
On Sale: May 21, 2013
Price: $24.95

Stalin's Russian Winter War against Finland, and his World War II campaigns on Nazi Germany's eastern front (around Kiev, Lenningrad, Moscow, Kharkov, Stalingrad, Kursk, Byelorussia, the Balkans, East Prussia, Warsaw, Hungary, and Berlin) constitute the largest land war in world history in terms of the number of troops engaged, and is... Read more >
The White Rose of Stalingrad
The Real-Life Adventure of Lidiya Vladimirovna Litvyak, the Highest Scoring Female Air Ace of All Time
Written by Bill Yenne


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: March 19, 2013
Price: $9.99

Of all the major air forces that were engaged in the war, only the Red Air Force had units comprised specifically of women. Initially the Red Air Force maintained an all-male policy among its combat pilots. However, as the apparently invincible German juggernaut sliced through Soviet defenses, the Red Air Force... Read more >
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An Armenian Sketchbook
An Armenian Sketchbook
Written by Vasily Grossman, Translated by Robert Chandler and Elizabeth Chandler, Introduction by Robert Chandler and Yury Bit-Yunan
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9781590176184
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An Armenian Sketchbook

Written by Vasily Grossman
Translated by Robert Chandler and Elizabeth Chandler
Introduction by Robert Chandler and Yury Bit-Yunan


Format: Trade Paperback, 160 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $14.95

An NYRB Classics Original

Few writers had to confront as many of the last century’s mass tragedies as Vasily Grossman, who wrote with terrifying clarity about the Shoah, the Battle of Stalingrad, and the Terror Famine in the Ukraine. An Armenian Sketchbook, however, shows us a very different Grossman, notable for his... Read more >
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An Armenian Sketchbook

Written by Vasily Grossman
Translated by Robert Chandler and Elizabeth Chandler
Introduction by Robert Chandler and Yury Bit-Yunan


Format: eBook, 160 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $14.95

An NYRB Classics Original

Few writers had to confront as many of the last century’s mass tragedies as Vasily Grossman, who wrote with terrifying clarity about the Shoah, the Battle of Stalingrad, and the Terror Famine in the Ukraine. An Armenian Sketchbook, however, shows us a very different Grossman, notable for his... Read more >
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The White Rose of Stalingrad
The White Rose of Stalingrad
Written by Bill Yenne
Format: Hardcover
ISBN: 9781849088107
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The White Rose of Stalingrad
The Real-Life Adventure of Lidiya Vladimirovna Litvyak, the Highest Scoring Female Air Ace of All Time
Written by Bill Yenne


Format: Hardcover, 328 pages
On Sale: February 19, 2013
Price: $27.95

During World War II, most of the air forces of the nations engaged in combat had women in their ranks, but only in the Soviet Union did women fly regular, routine missions in live-fire combat. Of all the major air forces that were engaged in the war, only the Red Air... Read more >
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Eight Pieces of Empire
Eight Pieces of Empire
Written by Lawrence Scott Sheets
Format: Trade Paperback
ISBN: 9780307395832
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Eight Pieces of Empire
A 20-Year Journey Through the Soviet Collapse
Written by Lawrence Scott Sheets


Format: Trade Paperback, 336 pages
On Sale: October 30, 2012
Price: $16.00

Not with a bang, but with a quiet, ten-minute address on Christmas Day, 1991: this is how the Soviet Union met its end. But in the wake of that one deceptively calm moment, conflict and violence soon followed. Some of the emergent new countries began to shed totalitarianism while other sought to... Read more >
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Heroes of the Soviet Union 1941-45

Written by Henry Sakaida
Illustrated by Christa Hook


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: April 17, 2012
Price: $14.95

Osprey's examination of Soviet heroes of the Great Patriotic War portion of World War II (1939-1945).  The Great Patriotic War began on 22 June 1941, when the Germans invaded the Soviet Union. Over 10 million Soviet soldiers took part in the war and of those about 12,600 earned the Soviet Union’s highest military award - the... Read more >
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Heroines of the Soviet Union 1941-45

Written by Henry Sakaida
Illustrated by Christa Hook


Format: eBook, 64 pages
On Sale: April 17, 2012
Price: $14.95

Osprey's examination of Soviet women who fought in World War II (1939-1945). When the Great Patriotic War began, many women volunteered for the armed forces, but most of them were rejected. They were steered towards nursing or other supportive roles. Many determined women managed to enter combat by first volunteering as field... Read more >
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Ukrainian Armies 1914-55

Written by Peter Abbott
Illustrated by Oleksiy Rudenko


Format: eBook, 48 pages
On Sale: February 21, 2012
Price: $13.95

There can be no region in Europe whose history has been more tortured than Ukraine. During the 20th century Austria, Poland, Russia, Germany, Hungary, Czechoslovakia and Romania vied for power over parts of this vast and fragmented area; and its divided peoples rose time and again in vain attempts to win... Read more >
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Eight Pieces of Empire
Eight Pieces of Empire
Written by Lawrence Scott Sheets
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ISBN: 9780307888853
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Eight Pieces of Empire
A 20-Year Journey Through the Soviet Collapse
Written by Lawrence Scott Sheets


Format: eBook, 336 pages
On Sale: November 1, 2011
Price: $11.99

A two-decade journey, panoramic in scope yet intimate in detail, through the hopes, sorrows, and conflagrations of an unraveled empire and the people living in it.

Not with a bang, but with a quiet, ten-minute address on Christmas Day 1991: this is how the Soviet Union met its end. Lawrence Scott Sheets... Read more >
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Down with Big Brother
Down with Big Brother
Written by Michael Dobbs
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307773166
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Down with Big Brother
The Fall of the Soviet Empire
Written by Michael Dobbs


Format: eBook, 528 pages
On Sale: March 23, 2011
Price: $15.99

"One of the great stories of our time . . . a wonderful anecdotal history of a great drama."
--San Francisco Chronicle Book Review

As Washington Post correspondent in Moscow, Warsaw, and Yugoslavia in the final decade of the Soviet empire, Michael Dobbs had a ringside seat to the extraordinary events that led... Read more >
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Overcoming Speechlessness
A Poet Encounters the Horror in Rwanda, Eastern Congo, and Palestine/Israel
Written by Alice Walker


Format: eBook
On Sale: January 4, 2011
Price: $9.95

In 2006, Alice Walker, working with Women for Women International, visited Rwanda and the eastern Congo to witness the aftermath of the genocide in Kigali. Invited by Code Pink, an antiwar group working to end the Iraq War, Walker traveled to Palestine/Israel three years later to view the devastation on the... Read more >
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Revolution 1989
Revolution 1989
Written by Victor Sebestyen
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ISBN: 9780307387929
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Revolution 1989
The Fall of the Soviet Empire
Written by Victor Sebestyen


Format: Trade Paperback, 498 pages
On Sale: November 2, 2010
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Revolution 1989 is the first in-depth, authoritative account of a few months that changed the world.

At the start of 1989, six European nations were Soviet vassal states. By year's end, they had all declared national independence and embarked on the road to democracy. How did it happen so quickly? Victor Sebestyen...

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Hearts Grown Brutal
Hearts Grown Brutal
Written by Roger Cohen
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ISBN: 9780307766359
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Hearts Grown Brutal
Sagas of Sarajevo
Written by Roger Cohen


Format: eBook, 576 pages
On Sale: October 20, 2010
Price: $13.99

In this brilliant book, Roger Cohen of The New York Times takes us to the core of one of the twentieth century's most complex stories, weaving together the history of Yugoslavia and the story of the Bosnian War of 1992 to 1995, as experienced by four families.

Hearts Grown Brutal is a... Read more >
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Uncivil Society
Uncivil Society
Written by Stephen Kotkin, Contribution by Jan Gross
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ISBN: 9780812966794
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Uncivil Society
1989 and the Implosion of the Communist Establishment
Written by Stephen Kotkin
Contribution by Jan Gross


Format: Trade Paperback, 256 pages
On Sale: October 12, 2010
Price: $16.00

Twenty years ago, the Berlin Wall fell. In one of modern history’s most miraculous occurrences, communism imploded–and not with a bang, but with a whimper. Now two of the foremost scholars of East European and Soviet affairs, Stephen Kotkin and Jan T. Gross, drawing upon two decades of reflection, revisit this... Read more >
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Overcoming Speechlessness
Overcoming Speechlessness
Written by Alice Walker
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ISBN: 9781583229170
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Overcoming Speechlessness
A Poet Encounters the Horror in Rwanda, Eastern Congo, and Palestine/Israel
Written by Alice Walker


Format: Trade Paperback, 64 pages
On Sale: April 6, 2010
Price: $9.95

In 2006, Alice Walker, working with Women for Women International, visited Rwanda and the eastern Congo to witness the aftermath of the genocide in Kigali. Invited by Code Pink, an antiwar group working to end the Iraq War, Walker traveled to Palestine/Israel three years later to view the devastation on the... Read more >
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Uncivil Society
Uncivil Society
Written by Stephen Kotkin, Contribution by Jan Gross
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ISBN: 9781588369178
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Uncivil Society
1989 and the Implosion of the Communist Establishment
Written by Stephen Kotkin
Contribution by Jan Gross


Format: eBook
On Sale: October 6, 2009
Price: $11.99

Twenty years ago, the Berlin Wall fell. In one of modern history’s most miraculous occurrences, communism imploded–and not with a bang, but with a whimper. Now two of the foremost scholars of East European and Soviet affairs, Stephen Kotkin and Jan T. Gross, drawing upon two decades of reflection, revisit this... Read more >
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Gulag
Gulag
Written by Anne Applebaum
Format: eBook
ISBN: 9780307426123
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Gulag
A History
Written by Anne Applebaum


Format: eBook, 736 pages
On Sale: December 18, 2007
Price: $14.99

The Gulag--a vast array of Soviet concentration camps that held millions of political and criminal prisoners--was a system of repression and punishment that terrorized the entire society, embodying the worst tendencies of Soviet communism. In this magisterial and acclaimed history, Anne Applebaum offers the first fully documented portrait of the Gulag... Read more >
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Moscow 1941
Moscow 1941
Written by Rodric Braithwaite
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ISBN: 9781400095452
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Moscow 1941
A City and Its People at War
Written by Rodric Braithwaite


Format: Trade Paperback, 448 pages
On Sale: October 9, 2007
Price: $17.00

In 1941 close to one million Russian soldiers died defending Moscow from German invasion–more causalities than that of the United States and Britain during all of World War II. Many of these soldiers were in fact not soldiers at all, but instead ordinary people who took up arms to defend their... Read more >
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