Tag Archives: Europe/Russia & the Former Soviet Union

Stalin and the Scientists

by Simon Ings

An eye-opening history of science in the Soviet Union, following the generation of scientists who survived Stalin’s rule and helped to reshape the world.

Alexander of Russia

by Henri Troyat

“[Troyat’s] broad-brush narrative restores to center stage important personalities and their interplay in the politics of the era.” –James H. Billington, The New York…