La Retraite de Serbie
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La Retraite de Serbie

L. L. A. Thomson La Retraite de Serbie octobre-décembre 1915 Au cours de l’automne 1915, la Serbie est envahie par les empires allemand et austro-hongrois alliés au royaume de Bulgarie. En trois mois, la Serbie est vaincue. Putnik, le général en chef de l’armée serbe, dirige la retraite de ses troupes vers l’Ouest, à travers les régions montagneuses du Kosovo, du Monténégro et d’Albanie, dont les imposants sommets déjà enneigés...

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Bridging the Baltic Sea
nov30

Bridging the Baltic Sea

LARS FREDRIK STÖCKER Bridging the Baltic Sea Networks of Resistance and Opposition during the Cold War Era Tracing the origins, evolution, and goals of Polish and Estonian émigré politics in Cold War Sweden and its linkages with both the host and homeland societies, this book investigates the transnational dimension of resistance and opposition to the communist regimes in Central and Eastern Europe. The analysis of the constantly...

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The Olympic Games, the Soviet Sports Bureaucracy, and the Cold War
nov21

The Olympic Games, the Soviet Sports Bureaucracy, and the Cold War

JENIFER PARKS Using previously inaccessible archival documents, this study provides a longitudinal investigation of the middle levels of Soviet bureaucracy responsible for overseeing Olympic Sport during the Cold War. Spanning the period from the USSR’s Olympic debut in 1952 through the 1980 Games held in Moscow, this book argues that behind the high-profile performances of Soviet elite athletes, a legion of sports administrators...

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Nikolai Bolkhovitinov and American Studies in the USSR
nov12

Nikolai Bolkhovitinov and American Studies in the USSR

Nikolai Bolkhovitinov People’s Diplomacy in the Cold War SERGEI I. ZHUK This study is an intellectual biography of Nikolai N. Bolkhovitinov (1930–2008), the prominent Soviet historian who was a pioneering scholar of US history and US–Russian relations. Alongside the personal history of Bolkhovitinov, this study also examines the broader social, cultural, and intellectual developments within the Americanist scholarly community in...

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Long Awaited West
nov07

Long Awaited West

Stefano Bottoni What is Eastern Europe and why is it so culturally and politically separate from the rest of Europe? In Long Awaited West, Stefano Bottoni considers what binds these countries together in an increasingly globalized world. Focusing on economic and social policies, Bottoni explores how Eastern Europe developed and, more importantly, why it remains so distant from the rest of the continent. He argues that this distance...

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LE DUE NAZIONALITÀ DELLA RUS’
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LE DUE NAZIONALITÀ DELLA RUS’

Andrea Franco LE DUE NAZIONALITÀ DELLA RUS’ IL PENSIERO DI KOSTOMAROV NEL DIBATTITO OTTOCENTESCO SULL’IDENTITÀ UCRAINA L’opera si prefigge lo scopo di andare alla radice del conflitto odierno, mettendo in luce le fratture che sono intervenute nel corso della storia, sino a separare le popolazioni russe ed ucraine, entrambe gemmate dal grembo della Rus’. Il libro indaga in particolare le dinamiche che si dipanarono nel corso dei primi...

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