Provides documentation of the 19th and 20th century Russian revolutioanry movements; political, social and economic conditions in Russia and the Soviet Union; Russian emigre life and politics both before and after 1917; and the international socialist movement in Europe and the US from the time of Karl Marx onward.
Women in the First and Second World Wars lists the holdings on this topic, both printed and archival, of the Hoover Institution in Western European languages as of the end of 1987. The checklist is divided into two main parts: the time periods of 1914-1918 and 1939-1945. The references are based on the catalogs of the Hoover Library and Archives.
The twenty-four essays that appear in this volume exemplify the scholarly brilliance and intellectual curiosity that has marked the world of Nobel laureate George J. Stigler, who has been acknowledged as one of the foremost architects of twentieth-century economic thought.
This bibliographical compendium represents the final stage of a long publishing effort initiated in France. La Vie de la France sous l'occupation (1940-1944) was published in 1957 in three volumes by the prominent Parisian publishing house Plon.
Solzhenitsyn in Exile rises out of the aiding interest in Solzhenitsyn: the political image, the writer, and the man. There are four aspects to this volume: the change in attitude toward Solzhenitsyn in the West after his expulsion from the USSR; literary criticism of his oeuvre since his expulsion from Russia; newly translated memoirs and interviews; and bibliographies of works about Solzhenitsyn and his writings.
Admiral Stockdale looks back at his ten years in Vietnam. Ranging in subject from methods of communication in prison to military ethics to the principles of leadership, the thirty-four selections contained in this volume are a unique record of what their author calls a "melting experience," a pressure-packed existence that forces one to grow.