Category Archives: Russia

Lenin’s Roller Coaster


Title:                      Lenin’s Roller Coaster Author:                 David Downing Downing, David (2017). Lenin’s Roller Coaster. New York: Soho Crime OCLC:                    990105857 Summary”Autumn 1917: As a generation of Europe’s young men perish on the Eastern and Western fronts, British spy Jack … Continue reading

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The Master and Margarita


Title:                      The Master and Margarita Author:                 Mikhail Bulgakov Bulgakov, Mikhail (1967). The Master and Margarita (translated from the Russian by Michael Glenny). New York: Harper & Row LCCN:    67022898 PZ3.B869 Mas2 Notes “Published in the winter of 1966-67 in … Continue reading

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The Charm School


Title:                      The Charm School Author:                Nelson DeMille DeMille, Nelson (1988). The Charm School. New York, NY: Warner Books LCCN:    87034637 PS3554.E472 C48 19 Subjects Soviet Union–Fiction. Date Posted:      January 3, 2017 KIRKUS REVIEW[1] Starred for excellence in set decoration, … Continue reading

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Our Kind of Traitor


Title:                      Our Kind of Traitor Author:                 John le Carré. Le Carré, John (2010, 2016). Our Kind of Traitor. New York, New York : Penguin Books LCCN:    2016299847 PR6062.E33 O973 2016 Subjects Russians–Antigua and Barbuda–Antigua–Fiction. Money laundering–Fiction. Banks and banking–Corrupt … Continue reading

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Legacy


Title:                      Legacy Author:                Alan Judd Judd, Alan (2001). Legacy. New York: Knopf LCCN:    2002016262 PR6060.U32 L34 2003 Subjects Intelligence officers–Fiction. Russians–Great Britain–Fiction. Fathers and sons–Fiction. Cold War–Fiction. England–Fiction. Date Updated:  January 24, 2013 A still-serving MI6 officer [when … Continue reading

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