Sheila Fitzpatrick: Soviet Nationhood, 2 December 2021
Show More The Soviet Myth of World War Two: Patriotic Memory and the Russian Question in the USSR by Jonathan Brunstedt.
Cambridge, 306 pp., £29.99, July 2021, 978 1 108 49875 3Show More
Nested Nationalism: Making and Unmaking Nations in the Soviet Caucasus by Krista A. Goff.
Cornell, 319 pp., £41, January 2021, 978 1 5017 5327 5Show More
“... familiar approach to understanding Soviet nationality issues is via Russia, and this is the path Jonathan Brunstedt follows. His book examines the long-running ideological debates among Soviet theorists and propagandists on Russia’s place in the Soviet Union. More particularly, it addresses the question of whether the Soviet victory in the Second ...”