all ebooks in category: Historical Russia Biographies

«Peter the Great» by Robert K. Massie
English | ISBN: 9781908800978 | EPUB | 5.5 MB

Against the monumental canvas of seventeenth- and eighteenth-century Europe and Russia, unfolds the magnificent story of Peter the Great, crowned at the age of 10. …

«Nicholas and Alexandra» by Robert K. Massie
English | ISBN: 9781781850565 | EPUB | 2.0 MB

In this commanding book, Robert K Massie sweeps readers back to the extraordinary world of imperial Russia to tell the story of the Romanovs. Nicholas's …

From Chernobyl with Love: Reporting from the Ruins of the Soviet Union
English | November 1st, 2019 | ISBN: 1640122044 | 304 pages | EPUB | 2.99 MB

In the wake of the fall of the Berlin Wall, the late twentieth century was a time of unprecedented hope for democracy and freedom in …

Leningrad Under Siege: First-hand Accounts of the Ordeal [Repost]
English | January 9, 2008 | ISBN: 1844154580 | 224 pages | EPUB | 2.26 Mb

Leningrad was under siege for almost three years, and the first winter of that siege was one of the coldest on record. The Russians had …

The Strongman: Vladimir Putin and the Struggle for Russia
English | 2011 | ISBN: 1780760167 | EPUB | pages: 352 | 3.4 mb

Russia under Vladimir Putin has proved a prickly partner for the West, a far cry from the democratic ally many hoped for when the Soviet …

True Believer: Stalin's Last American Spy
English | September 6, 2016 | ISBN: 1476763763, 1476763771 | EPUB | 304 pages | 37.3 MB

This astonishing real-life spy thriller, filled with danger, misplaced loyalties, betrayal, treachery, and pure evil, with a plot twist worthy of John le Carré, is …

Half Life: The Divided Life of Bruno Pontecorvo, Physicist or Spy
English | February 16th, 2015 | ISBN: 1780745818, 1780747462 | 400 pages | EPUB | 2.60 MB

The memo landed on Kim Philby's desk in Washington, DC, in July 1950. Three months later, Bruno Pontecorvo, a physicist at Harwell, Britain's atomic energy …

Ukraine Diaries: Dispatches from Kiev (Repost)
English | 2015 | ISBN: 1846559472 | EPUB | pages: 272 | 1.4 mb

An acclaimed novelist offers Ukrainian dispatches from the heart of Kiev -16°C, sunlight, silence. I drove the children to school, then went to see the …