Show More Comrade Criminal: The Theft of the Second Russian Revolution by Stephen Handelman.
Joseph, 360 pp., £16.99, September 1994, 0 7181 0015 8Show More
Crime Without Frontiers: The Worldwide Expansion of Organised Crime and the Pax Mafiosa by Clare Sterling.
Little, Brown, 274 pp., £17.50, June 1994, 0 316 91121 6Show More
Inside Yeltsin’s Russia by John Kampfner.
Cassell, 256 pp., £17.99, October 1994, 9780304344635Show More
A Dishonoured Society by John Follain.
Little, Brown, 356 pp., £16.99, February 1995, 0 316 90982 3Show More
“... crime networks which are now able and willing to challenge the Russian Government, among others. Handelman quotes President Yeltsin in January 1993: ‘We have become a mafia state on a world scale. Everyone thinks that political issues could lead to an explosion but crime could as easily blow us asunder.’ Sterling quotes him as saying a month ...”