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1 Another Russia : through the Eyes of the New Soviet Photographers : from the Collection of Daniela Mrázková and Vladimír Remeš
New York Facts On File 1986 0816015538 / 9780816015535 Hardcover Very Good in Very Good dust jacket 
176 pages, well illustrated, cloth, DJ, very good. 8 by 11 inches. Introduction by Ian Jeffrey. From the dust jacket: "The photographs reproduced here, appearing for the first time in the west, offer a rare and revealing glimpse into the mystery of the modern Soviet Union. Their publication is a major event, both because of their importance as documents and because they are evidence of the brilliant flowering of Soviet photography in the last decade. ~ The 145 superbly reproduced duotone plates have been selected by the distinguished Czech photohistorians Daniela Mrázková and Vladimír Remeš , who have in addition provided biographies of the photographers and an account of the historical background to their work. " R589 ; 176 pages 
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2 GAUTIER, THEOPHILE et al Russia. Volume One.
Philadelphia International Press 1905 Hard Cover Very Good- with no dust jacket; Missing then found, relisted 7/15/2016 
By Theophile Gautier and by other distinguished French travelers and writers of note. Translated from the French, with an additional chapter upon the struggle for supremacy in the Far East, by Florence MacIntyre Tyson. Volume one only (483 pages) , many plates, maps, red cloth, gilt coat of arms on covers, shelf wear to covers, text and illustrations very good. From the Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition: Théophile Gautier, 1811-72, French poet, novelist, and critic. He was a leading exponent of art for art's sake-the belief that formal, aesthetic beauty is the sole purpose of a work of art. An important manifesto of this theory appeared in the preface of his novel Mademoiselle de Maupin (1835). Gautier was a painter before he turned to writing. His theory of plasticity, that words should be used as the painter and sculptor use their tools, is illustrated in his volumes of poems Voyage en Espagne (1845) and Emaux et camées (1852). His other works include the poem La Comédie de la mort (1838) , the novel Le Capitaine Fracasse (1863) , and L'Histoire de l'art dramatique en France (1858-59). He prepared the way for the Parnassians and symbolists in their reaction against romanticism. 
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3 Grey, Ian The Horizon History of Russia
New York American Heritage Publishing Company 1970 0070246750 / 9780070246751 Hardcover Good in Good dust jacket 
416 pages, well illustrated (many in color) , maps, cloth, DJ, ex-library with usual library markings otherwise very good. 9 by 12 inches. Editor-in-charge, Wendy Buehr. ; Ex-Library; 12.70 X 9.60 X 2.50 inches 
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4 Merridale, Catherine Ivan's War: Life and Death in the Red Army, 1939-1945
New York Metropolitan Books 2006 0805074554 / 9780805074550 Hardcover Very Good+ in Very Good+ dust jacket 
Xii, 452, [1] pages, illustrations, map, cloth, DJ, very good. From Publishers Weekly: "Thirty million men and women served in the Red Army during WWII. Over eight million of them died. Living or dead, they have remained anonymous. This is partly due to the Soviet Union's policy of stressing the collective nature of its sacrifice and victory. It also reflects the continuing reluctance of most Soviet veterans to discuss their experiences-in sharp contrast to German survivors of the Eastern Front. Merridale, professor of history at the University of London, combines interviews, letters and diaries with research in previously closed official archives to present the first comprehensive portrait of the Red Army's fighters. She carefully details the soldiers' age and ethnic diversity, and she puts a human face on a fact demonstrated repeatedly by retired U. S. Officer and Soviet military expert David Glantz: the Red Army learned from the experience of its near-collapse in 1941, and by 1945 its soldiers were more than a match for their Wehrmacht opponents. Most poignantly, Merridale reveals that frontline soldiers increasingly hoped their sacrifices would bring about postwar reform-"Communism with a human face. " What they got instead was a Stalinist crackdown-and a long silence, broken now by this outstanding book. " B22-6 ; 452 pages 
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5 Parmele, Mary Platt A Short History of Russia.
New York Charles Scribner's Sons 1906 Hardcover Good 
Xvi, 322 pages, 4 plates, cloth, ex-library with usual library markings otherwise very good. From the preface: "If this book seems to have departed from the proper ideal of historical narrative - if it is the history of a Power, and not of a People - it is because the Russian people have had no history yet. There has been no evolution of a Russian nation, but only of a vast governing system; and the words 'Russian Empire' stand for a majestic world-power in which the mass of its people have no part. " NR98; Ex-Library; 322 pages 
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6 Pasvolsky, Leo Russia in the Far East
New York MacMillan Company 1922 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
X, 181 pages, cloth, very good. From the preface: "As this book goes to press, the Washington Conference on the Limitation of Armament is still in session, with the question of Siberia on that part of the agenda, which the Conference has not as yet reached. The book, therefore, does not contain the actual decisions of the Conference on the Russian question. ~It is hoped that this book will furnish a background for a clearer understanding of this important situation." 
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7 Yesipov [I. E. Esipov], B. P. [Boris Petrovich] "I Want to be like Stalin" : from the Russian Text on Pedagogy by B. P. Yesipov and N. K. Goncharov
New York John Day Company 1947 First Edition Hardcover Very Good with no dust jacket 
Translated by George S. Counts and Nucia P. Lodge; with an introduction by George S. Counts. [8], 150 pages, cloth, very good. Translation of portions of the authors' Pedagogika (chapter 11 and sections of chapters 2 and 21) dealing with education in communist morality. From the introduction: "What are the Soviet leaders 'up to'? What are their plans for the long future? Are they abandoning the original Marxian doctrines?" M1135; 150 pages 
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