From the New York Times bestselling author of Rules of Civility a transporting novel about a man who is ordered to spend the rest of his life inside a luxury hotel n nWith his breakout debut novel, Rules of Civility, Amor Towles established himself as a master of absorbing, sophisticated fiction, brin
This epic tale about the effects of the Russian Revolution and its aftermath on a bourgeois family was not published in the Soviet Union until 1987 One of the results of its publication in the West was Pasternak s complete rejection by Soviet authorities when he was awarded the Nobel Prize for Lit
When the reader finishes reading this book, he will probably say Many things I thought I knew regarding Stalin are indeed lies n nAnother View of Stalin analyzes a series of media lies the famine holocaust in the Ukraine, the 12 million victims of the Gulag The book refutes the classical attac
True story of one batallion s fight against the Nazis as well as their own fears in the early stages of the Defense of Moscow.
A winner of the Isaac Deutscher Prize Liebmann highlights democratic dimensions in Lenin s thinking as it developed over 25 years.
Every Thursday morning for two years in the Islamic Republic of Iran, a bold and inspired teacher named Azar Nafisi secretly gathered seven of her most committed female students to read forbidden Western classics As Islamic morality squads staged arbitrary raids in Tehran, fundamentalists seized ho
Adam Kay was a junior doctor from 2004 until 2010, before a devastating experience on a ward caused him to reconsider his future He kept a diary throughout his training, and This Is Going to Hurt intersperses tales from the front line of the NHS with reflections on the current crisis The result is
The runaway bestseller Lilac Girls introduced the real life heroine Caroline Ferriday This sweeping new novel, set a generation earlier and also inspired by true events, features Caroline s mother, Eliza, and follows three equally indomitable women from St Petersburg to Paris under the shadow of W
An Autobiography like Something Out of the Arabian Nights In this lively and witty autobiography, Essad Bey, a.k.a Lev Nussimbaum, tells us the story of his childhood in Baku, the capital of Azerbaijan, and of his flight from the Russian Revolution in 1917, which brought him first straight through
The War Against the Kingship of Christ Authoress, Fry was married to one of the aristocrats of Czarist Russia and she suffered harrowing experiences in the days of the Boishevist Revolution This first hand knowledge of Communism in action has given authority to her writings For many years she was
You may read this book and think the author dreamed a dream that could not be For Antony Sutton, research fellow at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University, proves that there is no such thing as Soviet technology, only American and allied technology on Soviet soil Technology that maimed and
The Red Millionaire: A Political Biography of Willy Münzenberg, Moscow’s Secret Propaganda Tsar in the West14 July 2020 | By Sean McMeekin | Filed in: bolsheviks.
A committed Communist and a tireless con man, Lenin s friend and the Soviet Union s most persuasive myth maker, Willy M nzenberg changed the course of European history Willy M nzenberg an Old Bolshevik who was also a self promoting tycoon became one of the most influential Communist operatives in Eu