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  • Russia and the Russians

    Russia and the Russians
    av Geoffrey Hosking

    Pocket - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780718193607

    Tracing Russia's story from the settlement of Kiev onwards, this title includes a chapter on the role of Putin and Medvedev, and their impact on Russia's economy, politics and its citizens.

  • Russian History: A Very Short Introduction

    Russian History: A Very Short Introduction
    av Geoffrey Hosking

    Häftad - 2012 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780199580989

    Spanning the divide between Europe and Asia, Russia is a multi-ethnic empire with a huge territory, strategically placed and abundantly provided with natural resources. But Russia's territory has a harsh climate, is cut off from most maritime contac…

  • First Socialist Society: A History of the Soviet Union from Within, Second Edition

    First Socialist Society: A History of the Soviet Union from Within, Second Edition
    av Geoffrey Hosking

    Häftad - 2007 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780674304437

    The First Socialist Society is the compelling and often tragic history of what Soviet citizens lived through from 1917 to 1993, told with great sympathy and perception. Tracing the evolution of the Soviet political system from its origins in 1917, G…

  • Trust

    Trust
    av Geoffrey Hosking

    Inbunden - 2014 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780198712381

    Today there is much talk of a 'crisis of trust'; a crisis which is almost certainly genuine, but usually misunderstood. Trust: A History offers a new perspective on the ways in which trust and distrust have functioned in past societies, providing an…

  • Russia: People and Empire

    Russia: People and Empire
    av Geoffrey Hosking

    Pocket - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780006383727

    `It is unlikely that a clearer, more stimulating account of the Russians' extraordinary period of imperial history will be written.' Philip Marsden, Spectator

  • Russia: People and Empire, 1552-1917, Enlarged Edition

    Russia: People and Empire, 1552-1917, Enlarged Edition
    av Geoffrey Hosking

    Häftad - 1998 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780674781191

    The Soviet Union crumbles and Russia rises from the rubble, once again the great nation--a perfect scenario, but for one point: Russia was never a nation. And this, says the eminent historian Geoffrey Hosking, is at the heart of the Russians' dilemm…

  • Rulers and Victims

    Rulers and Victims
    av Geoffrey Hosking

    Häftad - 2008 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780674030534

    Many westerners used to call the Soviet Union "Russia." Russians too regarded it as their country, but that did not mean they were entirely happy with it. In the end, in fact, Russia actually destroyed the Soviet Union. How did this happen, and what…

  • Russia and the Russians

    Russia and the Russians
    av Geoffrey A. Hosking

    Pocket - 2011 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780674061958

    Hosking follows the country's history from the Slavs' first emergence in the historical record in the sixth century C.E. to the Russians' persistent appearances in today's headlines. The second edition covers the presidencies of Vladimir Putin and D…

  • Russia and the Russians: A History

    Russia and the Russians: A History
    av Geoffrey Hosking

    Häftad - 2003 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780674011144

    From the Carpathians in the west to the Greater Khingan range in the east, a huge, flat expanse dominates the Eurasian continent. Here, over more than a thousand years, the history and destiny of Russia have unfolded. In a sweeping narrative, one o…

  • Reinterpreting Russia

    Reinterpreting Russia

    Häftad - 1999 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780340731352

    Russia has undergone immense changes in the 20th century. From tsarism to communism, from communism to the market economy. But to what extent does this market economy reproduce the capitalism that characterised Russia in the centuries before 1917? W…

  • The Awakening of the Soviet Union

    The Awakening of the Soviet Union
    av Geoffrey Hosking

    Pocket - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780674055513

    Written by a long-time student of the Soviet Union and one with many personal contacts there, this is a guide to the rapid changes taking place in that country. Hosking's analysis illuminates the social, cultural and historical developments that hav…

  • Russia: People and Empire, 1552-1917

    Russia: People and Empire, 1552-1917
    av Geoffrey Hosking

    Inbunden - 1997 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780674781184

    The Soviet Union crumbles and Russia rises from the rubble, once again the great nation--a perfect scenario, but for one point: Russia was never a nation. And this, says the eminent historian Geoffrey Hosking, is at the heart of the Russians' dilemm…

  • Church, Nation and State in Russia and Ukraine

    Church, Nation and State in Russia and Ukraine

    Inbunden - 1991 - Engelska - ISBN: 9780333524459

    The opportunities opened up by the Gorbachev reforms have shown that religion is one of the most significant dynamic forces in Soviet society. Yet few scholars have attempted to relate the study of churches and religious movements in recent centurie…