Who's Who is Russia and the Soviet Union is a unique reference guide which examines the leading political, economic, cultural, military, scientific and sporting personalities from 1900-1991. Through analysis of figures such as Stalin, Brezhnev, Khrushchev, Yeltsin, Ratushinskaya and Sakharov, a comprehensive portrait of Russian and Soviet society in this era emerges. The book takes the reader up to the collapse of the Soviet Union and provides: - detailed biographical information on each leading figure - bibliographical references with entries as an aid to further research - a comprehensive glossary of Russian terms, concepts and institutions and a useful chronology of events - an accessible and user-friendly A-Z layout - an invaluable guide for students, teachers, researchers, and the general reader alike.Brodsky, Iosef Aleksandrovich (Joseph) (1940a96), a great Russian poet of memory and exile, Brodsky wrote in ... His book of essays, Less than One: Selected Essays, 1986, reveal his love for ... It was not enough to read books, for LENIN, Hitler Brumel, Valery Nikolaevich Bubnov, Andrei Sergeevich and STALIN had all.
|Title||:||Who's Who in Russia Since 1900|
|Publisher||:||Routledge - 2002-09-11|