Eastern Books

ISBN: 0822961253, 9780822961253
Authors: Gyorgy Peteri,
Publisher: University Of Pittsburgh Press
Keywords: pitt, russian, east, european, union, soviet, west, eastern, europe, imagining
Pages: 336
Published: 2010-11-28
Category: Eastern, Europe, History,
List Price: 27.95 USD

This volume presents work from an international group of writers who explore conceptualizations of what defined “East” and “West” in Eastern Europe, imperial Russia, and the Soviet Union. The contributors analyze the effects of transnational ......
ISBN: 0198206542, 9780198206545
Authors: Paul W. Schroeder,
Publisher: Oxford University Press, Usa
Keywords: modern, europe, history, oxford, european, politics, transformation
Pages: 920
Published: 1996-11-21
Category: Eastern, Europe, History,
List Price: 74.00 USD
  • Rating: 60%


This is the only modern study of European international politics to cover the entire timespan from 1763 to 1848. Paul Schroeder's comprehensive and authoritative volume charts the course of international history over this turbulent period, in which t......
ISBN: 025334588X, 9780253345882
Authors: David L. Ransel, bozena Shallcross,
Publisher: Indiana University Press
Keywords: russian, east, european, series, studies, indiana, encounters, identity, polish, michigan
Pages: 232
Published: 2005-06-15
Category: Eastern, Europe, History,
List Price: 50.00 USD

At a time when Poland is emphasizing its distance from Russia, Polish Encounters, Russian Identity points to the historical ties and mutual influences of these two great Slavic peoples. Whether Poland adopted a ho......
ISBN: 0465002390, 9780465002399
Authors: Timothy Snyder,
Publisher: Basic Books
Keywords: stalin, hitler, europe, bloodlands
Pages: 544
Published: 2010-10-12
Category: Eastern, Europe, History,
List Price: 29.95 USD
  • Rating: 80%


Americans call the Second World War “The Good War.” But before it even began, America’s wartime ally Josef Stalin had killed millions of his own citizens—and kept killing them during and after the war. Before Hitler was finally defeated, he had ......
ISBN: 0415298342, 9780415298346
Authors: Peter Siani-davies, stephanie Schwandner-sievers,
Publisher: Routledge
Keywords: european, politics, advances, routledge, intervention, balkans, international
Pages: 240
Published: 2003-06-01
Category: Eastern, Europe, History,
List Price: 160.00 USD

This volume offers an analysis of the activities of the international community in the Balkans since the 1995 Dayton Agreement. There has been substantial investment in the region but so far the gains have been limited and doubts remain as to the ext......
ISBN: 0761840370, 9780761840374
Authors: Lajos F. Szaszdi,
Publisher: University Press Of America
Keywords: second, chechen, war, origins, relations, civil, military, russian
Pages: 390
Published: 2008-08-28
Category: Eastern, Europe, History,
List Price: 52.95 USD

This book has relevance for those interested in understanding Russia's course in international relations under the leadership of Vladimir Putin. This book will inform the reader and is especially relevant in light of the events of 2008 in the Caucasu......
ISBN: 0521522501, 9780521522502
Authors: Barbara Jelavich,
Publisher: Cambridge University Press
Keywords: entanglements, balkan, russia
Pages: 308
Published: 2004-03-11
Category: Eastern, Europe, History,
List Price: 46.00 USD

In the century between 1806 and 1914 tsarist Russia was drawn into five wars due to its deep involvement, based on treaty rights and established traditions, in Balkan affairs. This book examines the reason for the Russian involvement in the Balkan pe......
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