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Book: A History of Modern Russia, by Robert Service

Robert Service, A History of Modern Russia (2nd edn, Penguin 2003), 704pp The original edition of this book covered up until the 1990s. This is a review of the second edition, extended up to 2002; there’s also a third edition up to 2009. Service’s biggest problem boils down to his lack of self-awareness. He has a […]