People and Empire, 1552-1917Book - 1997
Explores Russian history in light of the dissolution of the Soviet empire, focusing on the building of the empire as an obstruction to the flowering of a nation, which is more important than any other factor in explaining the country's backwardness.
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 1997.
Branch Call Number: 947 HOS
Characteristics: xxviii, 548 p. : maps.