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Books reviewed in this issue.

Literature andFineArts

Frank, Joseph. Between Religion and Rationality: Essays in Russian Literature and Culture.

Reid, Robert, and Joe Andrew, eds. Turgenev: Art, Ideology and Legacy.

Rosneck, Karen. Undertanding Nadezhda Khvoshchinskaia's Short Story Collection An Album: Groups and Portraits: The Literary Innovations of a Nineteenth-Century Writer.

Browning, Gary L. A “Labyrinth of Linkages” in Tolstoy's Anna Karenina.

Nickell, William. The Death of Tolstoy: Russia on the Eve, Astapovo Station, 1910.

Haldey, Olga. Mamontov's Private Opera: The Search for Modernism in Russian Theater.

Nicholas, Mary A. Writers at Work: Russian Production Novels and the Construction of Soviet Culture.

Bartlett, Djurdja. FashionEast: The Spectre that Haunted Socialism.

Yazykova, Irina. Hidden and Triumphant: The Underground Struggle to Save Russian Iconography.

Alaniz, José. Komiks: Comic Art in Russia.

Kukulin, I., M. Lipovetskii, and M. Maiofis, eds. and comps. Veselye chelovechki: Kul'turnie geroi sovetskogo detstva.

History

Cadiot, Juliette, Dominique Arel, and Larissa Zakharova. Cacophanies d'empire: Le gouvernement des langues dans l'Empire russe et l'Union soviétique.

Avrutin, Eugene M. Jews in the Imperial State: Identification Politics in Tsarist Russia.

Biktasheva, A. N. Kazanskie gubernatory v dialogakh vlastei (pervaia polovina XIX veka).

Andreeva, Elena. Russia and Iran in the Great Game: Travelogues and Orientalism.

Maiorova, Olga. From the Shadow of Empire: Defining the Russian Nation through Cultural Mythology, 1855–1870.

Volodin, A. Iu. Istoriia fabrichnoi inspektsii v Rossii, 1882–1914 gg.

Marples, David R. Russia in the Twentieth Century.

Weeks, Theodore R. Across the Revolutionary Divide: Russia and the USSR, 1861–1945.

Petrovsky-Shtern, Yohanan. Lenin's Jewish Question.

Chiasson, Blaine R. Administering the Colonizer: Manchuria's Russians under Chinese Rule, 1918–29.

Poliakov, Iu. A., and O. V. Budnitskii, eds. Periodicheskaia pechat’ rossiiskoi emigratsii, 1920–2000: Sbornik statei.

Denisova, Liubov. Rural Women in the Soviet Union and Post-Soviet Russia. Edited and Translated by Irina Mukhina.

Litvin, A. L., et al., eds. Dnevnik istorika S. A. Piontkovskogo (1927–1934).

Stronski, Paul. Tashkent: Forging a Soviet City, 1930–1966.

Naimark, Norman M. Stalin's Genocides.

Liekis, Šarūnas. 1939: The Year that Changed Everything in Lithuania's History. On the Boundary of Two Worlds: Identity, Freedom, and Moral Imagination in the Baltics.

Stone, David R., ed. The Soviet Union at War, 1941–1945.

Schmitz-Hertzberg, Friedrich. The Night is Full of Stars: An Account by a German Physician as a Prisoner of War in the Soviet Union, 1945–1949. Translated by Kathleen Schmitz-Hertzberg with Evelyn Schmitz-Hertzberg.

Filtzer, Donald. The Hazards of Urban Life in Late Stalinist Russia: Health, Hygiene, and Living Standards, 1943–1953.

Autio-Sarasmo, Sari, and Brendan Humphreys, eds. Winter Kept Us Warm: Cold War Interactions Reconsidered. Aleksanteri Cold War Series 1/2010.

Crowley, David, and Susan E. Reid, eds. Pleasures in Socialism: Leisure and Luxury in the Eastern Bloc.

Polmar, Norman, and Michael White. Project Azorian: The CIA and the Raising of the K-129.

Sarantakes, Nicholas Evan. Dropping the Torch: Jimmy Carter, the Olympic Boycott, and the Cold War.

SocialSciences, ContemporaryRussia, andOther

Oittinen, Vesa, ed. Max Weber and Russia. Aleksanteri Series 2/2010.

Kahla, Elina, ed. The Unlimited Gaze: Essays in Honour of Professor Natalia Baschmakoff. Aleksanteri Series 2/2009.

Balzer, Marjorie Mandelstam, ed. Religion and Politics in Russia: A Reader.

Baer, Brian James. Other Russias: Homosexuality and the Crisis of Post-Soviet Identity.

Gel'man, Vladimir, and Cameron Ross, eds. The Politics of Sub-National Authoritarianism in Russia. Post-Soviet Politics.

Akhmadov, Ilyas, and Miriam Lanskoy. The Chechen Struggle: Independence Won and Lost.

Robertson, Graeme B. The Politics of Protest in Hybrid Regimes: Managing Dissent in Post-Communist Russia.

Hønneland, Geir. Borderland Russians: Identity, Narrative and International Relations.

Sixsmith, Martin. Putin's Oil: The Yukos Affair and the Struggle for Russia.

Dannreuther, Roland, and Luke March, eds. Russia and Islam: State, Society and Radicalism. BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies.

Pope, Amanda, and Tchavdar Georgiev, dirs. The Desert of Forbidden Art. DVD, 80 min., 2010.
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Document Type: Book Review

Publication date: 01 July 2011

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