America’s foremost authority on Russian communism–the author of the definitive studies The Russian Revolution and Russia Under the Bolshevik Regime–now addresses the enigmas of that country’s 70-year enthrallment with communism. Succinct, lucidly argued, and lively in its detail, this book offers a brilliant summation of the life’s work of a master historian.
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About Richard Pipes
Richard Pipes was for many years a professor of history at Harvard University. He is the author of numerous books and essays on Russia, past and present, including Russia Under the Bolshevik Regime. In 1981–82 he served as President Reagan’s National… More about Richard Pipes
Published by Vintage May 27, 1997| 96 Pages| 5-3/16 x 8| ISBN 9780679776468