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The Russian Diary of an Englishman: Petrograd, 1915-1917

By: Anonymous

Price: $10.00

Publisher: Kirtas Books: 2000

Seller ID: 2283750

Condition: Fine


2000 Trade Paperback. xiii, [1], 228 pp. A print-on-demand reproduction of the anonymous diary first published in 1919 by William Heinemann of London, providing firsthand accounts of life in Russia leading up to the October Revolution in Petrograd in 1917. View more info

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The Volunteer Army and Allied Intervention in South Russia 1917-1921: A Study in the Politics and Diplomacy of the Russian Civil War

By: Brinkley, George A.

Price: $15.00

Publisher: University of Notre Dame Press: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2284550

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Very good in fair jacket. Jacket spine faded, jacket edges rubbed with minor loss, tape repairs on jacket reverse, minor pencil notes on rear endpaper. 1966 Hard Cover. 446 pp. An examination of the Allied forces' relations with the Russian civil war. View more info

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A People's Tragedy: A History of the Russian Revolution

By: Figes, Orlando

Price: $30.00

Publisher: Viking: 1997

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2283478

ISBN: 0670859168

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. 1997 Hard Cover. xx, 923, [7] pp. 8vo. A comprehensive, one-volume account of the Russian Revolution covers every moment, from the end of the nineteenth century to the death of Lenin, and explores how Russian pre-revolution social forces were violently erased and replaced. View more info

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Russia from the American Embassy: April, 1916 - November, 1918

By: Francis, David R.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: Charles Scribner's Sons: 1921

Edition: 2nd Printing

Seller ID: 2284888

Condition: Good


2nd printing. Spine slightly toned with one light spot, ink name on front and rear endpaper, rear endpaper split along hinge (binding still holding firm), frontispiece and plates a bit foxed. 1921 Hard Cover. xii, [2], 361, [1] pp. 8vo. A biography by the United States Ambassador to Russia in 1916 and 1917, with a firsthand account of the Russian Revolution. Frontispiece of author, photographic plates in text. View more info

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Reminiscences of Old Russia

By: Gagarin, Marie

Price: $75.00

Publisher: Privately Printed / Case, Lockwood & Brainard: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2289578

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Appears to be signed by a relative of the author ('For David Armstrong, With best wishes, Mikhail (?) Gagarin, September 1984'). 1951 Hard Cover. 169, [1] pp. 8vo. A firsthand account of the reigns of three different tsars, and three different revolutions, in Russia. Written by Princess Marie Gagarin, this work covers the years from 1861-1925. View more info

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The Crucifixion of Liberty

By: Kerensky, Alexander & G.

Price: $50.00

Publisher: The John Day Company: 1934

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2285133

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Spine slightly faded, related article laid in. 1934 Hard Cover. 406 pp. 8vo. An account of Russia's transition from empire to socialism, by a key figure in the Russian Revolution of 1917. View more info

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The Last Tsar: The Life and Death of Nicholas II

By: Radzinsky, Edvard; Schwartz, Marian

Price: $6.00

Publisher: Doubleday: 1992

Edition: 4th Printing

Seller ID: 2285123

ISBN: 0385423713

Condition: Very Good


4th printing. Edges lightly foxed. 1992 Hard Cover. vi, [10], 462 pp. 8vo. Russian playwright and historian Radzinsky mines sources never before available to create a fascinating portrait of the monarch, and a minute-by-minute account of his terrifying last days. This is an examination of the life and death of Nicholas II, with special emphasis on the last 18 months of his life. Material only recently available from the Kremlin archives, including the Romanov diaries, telegrams, letters and other papers, throws new light on events which have remained a mystery for 75 years. Fresh evidence is p... View more info

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The Race to Save the Romanovs: The Truth Behind the Secret Plans to Rescue the Russian Imperial Family

By: Rappaport, Helen

Price: $10.00

Publisher: St. Martin's Press: 2017

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2289758

ISBN: 125015121X

Condition: Near Fine


First edition. 2017 Hard Cover. xxviii, 372 pp. 8vo. In this international bestseller investigating the murder of the Russian Imperial Family, Helen Rappaport embarks on a quest to uncover the various plots and plans to save them, why they failed, and who was responsible. The murder of the Romanov family in July 1918 horrified the world, and its aftershocks still reverberate today. In Putin's autocratic Russia, the Revolution itself is considered a crime, and its anniversary was largely ignored. In stark contrast, the centenary of the massacre of the Imperial Family was commemorated in 2018 by... View more info

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The White Armies of Russia: A Chronicle of Counter-Revolution and Allied Intervention

By: Stewart, George

Price: $60.00

Publisher: The Macmillan Company: 1933

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 2284892

Condition: Very Good


First edition. Hinges just starting, front and end matter lightly foxed. 1933 Hard Cover. xiii, [3], 469, [3] pp. 8vo. An account of the Russian Revolution, the subsequent civil war. Illustrated with dozens of photographs. View more info