Monthly Archives: December 2017

Red Famine

Title:                      Red Famine Author:                 Anne Applebaum Applebaum, Anne (2017). Red Famine: Stalin’s War on Ukraine. New York: Doubleday LCCN:    2017029952 DK508.8374 .A67 2017 Summary “From the author of the Pulitzer Prize-winning Gulag and the National Book Award finalist Iron … Continue reading

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Lost Kingdom

Title:                      Lost Kingdom Author:                  Serhii Plokhy Plokhy, Serhii (2017). Lost Kingdom: The Quest for Empire And The Making of The Russian Nation from 1470 to The Present . New York: Basic Books LCCN:    2017021215 DK43 .P56 2917 Summary “In … Continue reading

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Orders to Kill

Title:                      Orders to Kill Author:                 Amy Knight Knight, Amy W. (2017). Orders to Kill: The Putin Regime and Political Murder.  New York, NY: Thomas Dunne Books/St. Martin’s Press LCCN:    2017028156 HN530.2.Z9 V535 2017 Contents Covert violence as a Kremlin … Continue reading

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Title:                      Lenin Author:                 Victor Sebestyen Sebestyen, Victor (2017). Lenin: The Man, The Dictator, And The Master of Terror. New York: Pantheon LCCN:    2017008076 DK254.L4 S34 2017 Scope and content “Since the birth of Soviet Russia, Vladimir Lenin has been … Continue reading

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Whistleblower at the CIA

Title:                      Whistleblower at the CIA Author:                 Melvin A. Goodman Goodman, Melvin A. (2017). Whistleblower at the CIA: A Path of Dissent. San Francisco: City Lights Publishers LCCN:    2016047282 JK468.I6 G6633 2017 Summary Caveat. Perpendat itaque lector cavendum (civilis).[1] “Mel … Continue reading

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Practise to Deceive

Title:                      Practise to Deceive Author:                 Barton Whaley Whaley, Barton (2016). Practise to Deceive: Learning Curves of Military Deception Planners. Annapolis, MD: Naval Institute Press LCCN:    2015035352 U167.5.D37 .W53 2016 LC Subjects Deception (Military science) Deception (Military science)–History. Deception (Military … Continue reading

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Code Girls

Title:                      Code Girls Author:                 Liza Mundy Mundy, Liza (2017). Code Girls: The Untold Story of The American Women Code Breakers Who Helped Win World War II. New York: Hachette Books LCCN:    2017020069 D810.C88 M86 2017 Contents Introduction: your country … Continue reading

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