Russia
epub |eng | | Author:Orlando Figes

( Category: Russia May 18,2018 )
epub |eng | 1948-09-14 | Author:Nicolas Berdyaev [Berdyaev, Nicolas]

CHAPTER VI The question of the justification of culture. The distinction between culture and civilization. The inconsistency between a complete culture and the complete life. Simplification. Russian Nihilism. The ascetic ...
( Category: Russia May 18,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Lisa Dickey

(L-R) Me, Tanya Sitnikova, Natasha Maximova, and Yura Alekseev on the deck of the Merlin, 2015 (PHOTO BY LISA DICKEY) We watched as the three divers leapt into the water, ...
( Category: Russia May 18,2018 )
epub |eng | 2011-05-10 | Author:Mochulsky, Fyodor Vasilevich, Kaple, Deborah

CHAPTER 17 BOSS OF A RAILWAY DIVISION Labor Force: Professional Railwaymen EVEN THOUGH THE FLOODING DANGER HAD PASSED ON THE Pechora River, and the enormous embankment to the bridge had ...
( Category: Historical May 10,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Michael McFaul

At the end of my sophomore year at Stanford University, I traveled from Bozeman, Montana, to Leningrad, USSR, June 1983. It was my first trip abroad. Courtesy of the author ...
( Category: Politics & Government May 8,2018 )
epub |eng | 2018-05-08 | Author:Monte Reel

* * * — THE AIR COMMAND CENTER was a short car ride from the Kremlin. Inside, Biryuzov had spent much of the morning staring at a floor-to-ceiling map of ...
( Category: Politics & Government May 8,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Grace Kennan Warnecke

CHAPTER 7 New Waters My new single life in San Francisco was jolted by a telephone call from John Wasserman, the funny and outrageous music critic of the San Francisco ...
( Category: Historical May 4,2018 )
azw3 |eng | 2018-02-16 | Author:Richard G. Robbins [Robbins, Richard G.]

Absorbed by the May riots in Moscow and Rasputin, Dzhunkovsky appears to have been largely oblivious to the political currents and maneuverings that were swirling around him. Thus, Maklakov’s dismissal ...
( Category: Historical May 1,2018 )
azw3 |eng | 2017-10-17 | Author:Mark Mazower [Mazower, Mark]

CHAPTER THIRTEEN Highgate A strong Russian connection has attached itself to Highgate over the years. Guryev, a phosphates magnate, is reportedly the current owner of the mansion that stands at ...
( Category: Historical April 30,2018 )
epub |eng | | Author:Riazanovsky

supervising and inspecting schools in Russia, and the emperor's assistants followed his example. The restrictive policies of the Ministry of Education resulted logically from its social views and aims. In ...
( Category: Russia April 27,2018 )
epub |eng | 1993-09-01 | Author:Paul Britten Austin [Austin, Paul Britten]

But it’s thumbs down for the brave Brunswickers. ‘With a thousandfold hurrah the galloping Cossacks break into our defenceless group from all sides. After a mere couple of minutes our ...
( Category: Military April 27,2018 )
epub |eng | 1995-06-01 | Author:Paul Britten Austin [Austin, Paul Britten]

On one occasion – but only one – some tuns of wine arrive ‘without escort and without accident’ for 3rd Cavalry Corps from Moscow. And here’s a really big surprise ...
( Category: Military April 27,2018 )
epub |eng | 2010-09-22 | Author:James Billington [Billington, James H.]

The domain of history held out the promise of prophetic insight. Moscow, the great repository of Russian tradition, was specially revered by Musorgsky’s circle, who gave it the name of ...
( Category: Russia April 27,2018 )
epub |eng | 2015-10-13 | Author:Colonel David M Glantz

By 1200, 6 July, the 13th Panzer Division’s 27th Panzer Regiment had fought its way to Generalovka, where the 2d Battalion, 223d Rifle Regiment, halted its progress. Meanwhile, remnants of ...
( Category: Russia April 27,2018 )
epub |eng | 2015-10-13 | Author:Colonel David M Glantz

Triumph of Arms (1944-45) The Soviets opened 1944 with the first of a series of offensives which would continue unabated until wars end. The January offensives at the extremities of ...
( Category: Military April 27,2018 )

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