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Pomerantsev, Peter.

Summary: A British television producer reveals the corruption involved in every social and political aspect of Russian life, from propaganda gurus running the Russian media to Siberian mafia-towns and the international cabal of the super-rich.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PublicAffairs 2014

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Solzhenitsyn, Aleksandr Isayevich

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 1995

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 947.086 Sol

Moynahan, Brian

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 1994

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1 available in Oversize, Call number: OVS 947.083 MOY

Ostrovsky, Arkady

Summary: "A highly original narrative history by The Economist’s Moscow bureau chief that does for modern Russia what Evan Osnos did for China in Age of Ambition,"--Amazon.com.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Viking 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 947.086 OST

Gessen, Masha

Summary: Hailed for her "fearless indictment of the most powerful man in Russia" by the Wall Street Journal, award-winning journalist Masha Gessen is unparalleled in her understanding of the events and forces that have wracked her native country in recent times. In The Future Is History, she follows the lives of four people born at what promised to be the dawn of democracy. Each came of age with...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Riverhead Books 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 947.086 GES

Kort, Michael.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Checkmark Books 2008

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 947 Kor

MacLean, Rory

Summary: In 1989 the Berlin Wall fell. In that euphoric year Rory MacLean travelled from Berlin to Moscow, exploring lands that were - for most Brits and Americans - part of the forgotten half of Europe. Thirty years on, MacLean traces his original journey backwards, across countries confronting old ghosts and new fears: from revanchist Russia, through Ukraine's bloodlands, into illiberal Hungary, and...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bloomsbury Publishing 2019

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1 available in New Non-fiction, Call number: 914.704 MAC

Horowitz, Anthony

Summary: Presented with an unexpected assignment, Alex Rider's greatest nemesis, Yassen Gregoravich, recalls his life and the path that led him to become an assassin while his one-time friend, Alex's uncle, became a spy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Penguin Group USA 2013

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: Y FICTION HOR

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1 available in Young Adult Fiction, Call number: YA FIC HOR

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1 available in Young Adult Collection, Call number: YA Fiction Horowitz 2013

Horowitz, Anthony

Summary: Presented with an unexpected assignment, Alex Rider's greatest nemesis, Yassen Gregoravich, recalls his life and the path that led him to become an assassin while his one-time friend, Alex's uncle, became a spy.

Format: sound recording-nonmusical

Publisher / Publication Date: Recorded Books 2013

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1 available in Compact Disc Audio Book, Call number: CD FIC HOR

Zygarʹ, Mikhail

Summary: "Charting the transformation of Vladimir Putin from a passionate fan of the West and a liberal reformer into a hurt and introverted outcast, All the Kremlin's Men is a historical detective story, full of intrigue and conspiracy. This is the story of the political battles that have taken place in the court of Vladimir Putin since his rise to power, and a chronicle of friendship and hatred...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: PublicAffairs 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 947.086 ZYG

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 947.086 Zygar 2016

Gorbachev, M. S. (Mikhail Sergeevich)

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Columbia University Press 1999

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 947.085 GOR

Contents: From Kiev to Muscovy: the beginnings to 1450 / Janet Martin -- Muscovite Russia, 1450-1598 / Nancy Shields Kollmann -- From Muscovy towards St. Petersburg, 1598-1689 / Hans-Joachim Torke -- The Petrine era and after, 1682-1740 / John T. Alexander -- The age of enlightenment, 1740-1801 / Gary Marker -- Pre-reform Russia, 1801-1855 / David L. Ransel -- Reform and counter-reform, 1855-1890 /...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Oxford University Press 1997

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 947 RUS

Murrell, Kathleen Berton.

Summary: An overview of the land, people, history, and culture of Russia from its earliest days to the present.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 1998

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 947 MUR

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: J 947 Murrell 1998

Horowitz, Anthony

Summary: Presented with an unexpected assignment, Alex Rider's greatest nemesis, Yassen Gregoravich, recalls his life and the path that led him to become an assassin while his one-time friend, Alex's uncle, became a spy.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Philomel Books, an imprint of Penguin Group (USA) Inc. 2013

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1 available in Juvenile, Call number: JFIC HOR

Whelan, Gloria.

Summary: When Alexi learns from his babuskha that a Russian village church has been closed for sixty years, the resourceful young boy decides to prepare it for a Christmas miracle.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Bethlehem Books 1997

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3 available in Juvenile Holidays, Call number: JE WHE

Summary: Set against the Russian Civil War. Vavilova has to make a decision between motherhood for revolutionary martyrdom.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Kino International 2007

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1 available in Foreign DVDs, Call number: DVD FOREIGN COM

Garrels, Anne

Summary: "Portrait of the mid-size city of Chelyabinsk and how it is faring in the new Russia"--

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Farrar, Straus and Giroux 2016

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1 available in Adult, Call number: 947 GAR

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 947 GAR

Babchenko, Arkadii.

Contents: Mountain Brigade -- The river Argun -- Chechens -- Chechens II -- Yakovlev -- The cow -- To Mozdok -- The ninth neighborhood -- Sharik -- The apartment -- The runway -- Mozdok-7 -- The summer of 1996 -- Special cargo -- New Year's Eve -- Alkhan-Yurt -- The storming operation -- Argun -- A soldier's dream -- Field deception -- The obelisk -- Lais -- Hello sister -- Traitors -- Chechen Penal...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Grove Press 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 947.5 BABCHENKO, ARKADY BAB

Igort

Summary: Graphic novelist Igort illuminates two harrowing moments in recent history--the Ukraine famine and the assassination of a Russian journalist.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Simon & Schuster 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 741.5 IGO

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Basic Books 2008

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 947.5 SEI

Baiev, Khassan.

Summary: Dr. Khassan Baiev describes his experiences after leaving a promising surgical career in Moscow in 1994 to provide medical services to the people of Chechnya which was under attack by Russian troops, discussing how he managed with poor facilities and few supplies, as well as the constant threat of execution by the Russians.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Walker & Co. 2003

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 921 BAIEV, KHASSAN BAI

Aleksievich, Svetlana

Summary: "Bringing together dozens of voices in her distinctive style of oral history, Secondhand Time is a monument to the collapse of the USSR, charting the decline of Soviet culture and speculating on what will rise from the ashes of Communism. As in all her books, Alexievich gives voice to women and men whose stories are lost in the official narratives of nation-states, creating a powerful...

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Random House 2016

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 947.086 ALE

Summary: Chronicles the uprising that toppled the government of Ukrainian president Victor Yanukovich and has since developed into an international crisis between Russia and the West.

Format: moving image

Publisher / Publication Date: Cinema Guild 2015

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1 available in Documentary DVDs, Call number: DVD DOC MAI

Beer, Daniel

Summary: "The House of the Dead is a history of Siberia with a focus on the last four tsars (1801-1917). Daniel Beer explores the massive penal colony that became an incubator for the radicalism of revolutionaries who would one day rule Russia"--Provided by publisher.

Format: text

Publisher / Publication Date: Alfred A. Knopf 2017

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1 available in Adult Non-fiction, Call number: 364 BEE