Book Reviews


Books reviewed in this article:

Jackson, Robert Louis, ed. A New Word on The Brothers Karamazov.

Love, Jeff. The Overcoming of History in War and Peace.

Clowes, Edith W. Fiction's Overcoat: Russian Literary Culture and the Question of Philosophy.

Levent, Nina Sobol. Healthy Spirit in a Healthy Body: Representations of the Sports Body in Soviet Art of the 1920s and 1930s.

Golden, Nathaniel. Varlam Shalamov's Kolyma Tales: A Formalist Analysis.

Institute of Classical Archaeology and the National Preserve of Tauric Chersonesos. Crimean Chersonesos: City, Chora, Museum, and Environs.

Szvák, Gyula, ed. Moskovskaia Rus': Spetsifika razvitiia (Muscovy: Peculiarities of Development).

Robson, Roy R. Solovki: The Story of Russia Told through its Most Remarkable Islands.

Gapova, Elena, ed. Zhenshchiny na kraiu Evropy.

Pliguzov, Andrei I. Polemika v russkoi tserkvi pervoi treti XVI stoletiia.

Zitser, Ernest. The Transfigured Kingdom: Sacred Parody and Charismatic Authority at the Court of Peter the Great.

Schimmelpenninck van der Oye, David and Bruce W. Menning, eds. Reforming the Tsar's Army: Military Innovation in Imperial Russia from Peter the Great to the Revolution.

Smith, Douglas, ed. and trans. Love and Conquest: Personal Correspondence of Catherine the Great and Prince Grigory Potemkin.

Szlachta, Bogdan, ed. Polish Perspectives on Communism: an Anthology.

Matsuzato, K., ed. Novaia volna v izuchenii etnopoliticheskoi istorii Volga-Ural'skogo regiona: Sbornik statei.

Miliutin, D. A. Vospominaniia, 1863–1864. Edited by L. G. Zakharova.

Laitila, Teuvo. The Finnish Guard in the Balkans: Heroism, Imperial Loyalty and Finnishness in the Russo-Turkish War of 1877–1878 as Recollected in the Memoirs of Finnish Guardsmen.

Neumann Fridman, Eva Jane. Sacred Geography: Shamanism among the Buddhist Peoples of Russia.

De Courten, Manon. History, Sophia and the Russian Nation: A Reassessment of Vladimir Solov'ëv's Views on History and His Social Commitment.

Ascher, Abraham. The Revolution of 1905: A Short History.

Shevzov, Vera. Russian Orthodoxy on the Eve of the Revolution.

Engerman, David C. Modernization from the Other Shore: American Intellectuals and the Romance of Russian Development.

Habeck, Mary R. Storm of Steel: The Development of Armor Doctrine in Germany and the Soviet Union, 1919–1939.

Shukman, Harold, ed. Redefining Stalinism.

Siegelbaum, Lewis and Andrei Sokolov. Stalinism as a Way of Life: A Narrative in Documents.

Siegelbaum, Lewis and Andrei Sokolov. Stalinism as a Way of Life: A Narrative in Documents.

Parrish, Michael with the assistance of Martin Gordon. Sacrifice of the Generals: Soviet Senior Officer Losses, 1939–1953.

Iunge, Mark. Strakh pered proshlym: Reabilitatsiia N. I. Bukharina ot Khrushcheva do Gorbacheva.

Granville, Johanna C. The First Domino: International Decision Making during the Hungarian Crisis of 1956.

Weir, Gary E. and Walter J. Boyne. Rising Tide: The Untold Story of the Russion Submarines that Fought the Cold War.

Urban, Michael with the assistance of Andrei Evdokimov. Russia Gets the blues: Music, culture, and community in Unsettled Times.

Pipes, Richard. Vixi: Memoirs of a Non-Be longer.

Resnick, Stephen A. and Richard D. Wolff. Class Theory and History: Capitalism and Communism in the U.S.S.R.

Harris, Jonathan. Subverting the System: Gorbachev's Reform of the Party's

Brudny, Yitzhak, Jonathan Frankel, and Stefani Hoffman, eds. Restructuring Post-Communist Russia.

Evans, Alfred B., Jr. and Vladimir Gel'man, eds. The Politics of Local Government in Russia.

Hesli, Vicki L. and William M. Reisinger, eds. The 1999-2000 Elections in Russia: Their Impact and Legacy.

Jack, Andrew. Inside Putin's Russia.

Helleman, Wendy, ed. The Russian Idea: In Search of a New Identity.