Red Famine: Stalins War on Ukraine
A revelatory history of one of Stalin's greatest crimes, the consequences of which still resonate today, as Russia has placed Ukrainian independence in its sights once more--from...
September 4, 2018
Anatomy of a Genocide: The Life and Death of a Town Called Buczacz
Winner of the Yad Vashem International Book Book Prize for Holocaust Research

"A substantive contribution to the history of ethnic strife and extreme violence" (The Wall...

January 1, 2019
Simon & Schuster
416 Pages
Absolute Zero

Absolute Zero

Chekh, Artem

The book is a first person account of a soldier's journey, and is based on Artem Chekh's diary that he wrote while and after his service in the war in Donbas. One of the most important messages...

July 7, 2020
Worlds of Sholem Aleichem: The Remarkable Life and Afterlife of the Man Who Created Tevye

Part of the Jewish Encounters series

The first comprehensive biography of one of the most beloved authors of all time: the creator of Tevye the Dairyman, the collection of...

October 8, 2013
The Holocaust by Bullets: A Priests Journey to Uncover the Truth Behind the Murder of

The poignant story of how a Catholic priest uncovered the truth behind the murder of one and a half million Ukrainian Jews

Father Patrick Desbois documents the daunting task of...

November 24, 2009
St. Martin's Griffin
Everything Is Illuminated

Everything Is Illuminated

Foer, Jonathan Safran
NEW YORK TIMES BESTSELLER. Jonathan Safran Foer's debut -- a funny, moving...deeply felt novel about the dangers of confronting the past and the redemption that comes with laughing at it,...
April 14, 2015
Taras Bulba

Taras Bulba

Gogol, Nikolai ; Constantine,
The First New Translation in Forty Years

Set sometime between the mid-sixteenth and early-seventeenth century, Gogol's epic tale recounts both a bloody Cossack revolt against the Poles (...

December 30, 2003
Midnight in Chernobyl: The Untold Story of the Worlds Greatest Nuclear Disaster
A New York Times Best Book of the Year
A Time Best Book of the Year
A Kirkus Reviews Best Nonfiction Book of the Year
February 4, 2020
Simon & Schuster
560 Pages
Odessa: Genius and Death in a City of Dreams

In Odessa, the greatest port on the Black Sea, a dream of cosmopolitan freedom inspired geniuses and innovators, from the writers Alexander Pushkin and Isaac Babel to Zionist activist Vladimir...

August 1, 2012
W. W. Norton & Company
Death and the Penguin

Death and the Penguin

Kurkov, Andrey ; Bird, George
A masterful tale set in post-Soviet Kiev that's both darkly-funny and ominous...

In the widely hailed prequel to Penguin Lost, aspiring writer Viktor Zolotaryov leads a down-and-...

June 7, 2011

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