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The following sources are recommended by a professor whose research specialty is the Imperial history of Russia.


Six Superlative Sources

· Isaiah Berlin, Russian Thinkers. Hogarth Press, 1978.

· Laura Engelstein, The Keys to Happiness: Sex and the Search for Modernity in Fin-de-Siècle Russia. Cornell University Press, 1992.

· Stephen Frank and Mark Steinberg, eds., Cultures in Flux: Lower-Class Values, Practices, and Resistance in Late Imperial Russia. Princeton University Press, 1994.

· Martin Malia, Alexander Herzen and the Birth of Russian Socialism. Harvard University Press, 1961.

· Richard Wortman, Scenarios of Power: Myth and Ceremony in Russian Monarchy (2 vols.). Princeton University Press, 1995, 2000.

· Reginald Zelnik, ed., A Radical Worker in Tsarist Russia: The Autobiography of Semen Ivanovich Kanatchikov. Stanford University Press, 1986.

Other Excellent Sources

· Victoria Bonnell, Roots of Rebellion: Workers' Politics and Organizations in St. Petersburg and Moscow, 1900-1914. University of California Press, 1983.

· Joseph Bradley, Muzhik and Muscovite: Urbanization in Late Imperial Russia. University of California Press, 1985.

· Jeffrey Brooks, When Russia Learned to Read: Literacy and Popular Literature, 1861-1917. Princeton University Press, 1985.

· Daniel Brower and Edward Lazzerini, eds., Russia's Orient: Imperial Borderlands and Peoples, 1700-1917. Indiana University Press, 1997.

· Edith Clowes, Samuel Kassow, and James West, eds., Between Tsar and People: Educated Society and the Quest for Public Identity in Late Imperial Russia. Princeton University Press, 1991.

· Barbara Engel, Between the Fields and the City: Women, Work, and Family in Russia, 1861-1914. Cambridge University Press, 1994.

· Barbara Engel, Mothers and Daughters: Women of the Intelligentsia in 19th Century Russia. Northwestern University Press, 2000.

· Orlando Figes and Boris Kolonitsii, Interpreting the Russian Revolution. Yale University Press, 1999.

· Stephen P. Frank, Crime, Cultural Conflict, and Justice in Rural Russia, 1856-1914. University of California Press, 1999.

· Gregory Freeze, The Parish Clergy in Nineteenth Century Russia. Princeton University Press, 1983.

· Cathy Frierson, Peasant Icons. Oxford University Press, 1993.

· Leopold Haimson, "The Problem of Social Stability in Urban Russia, 1905-1917." Slavic Review 23 (December 1964): 619-642; discussion in Slavic Review 24 (March 1965): 1-22.

· Stephen Hoch, Serfdom and Social Control in Russia. University of Chicago Press, 1986.

· Lindsey Hughes, Russia in the Age of Peter the Great. Yale University Press, 1998.

· Aileen Kelly, Toward Another Shore: Russian Thinkers between Necessity and Chance. Yale University Press, 1998.

· Catriona Kelly and David Shepherd, Constructing Russian Culture in the Age of Revolution: 1881-1940. Oxford University Press, 1998.

· George Kline, Religious and Anti-Religious Thought in Russia. University of Chicago Press, 1968.

· Bruce Lincoln, In the Vanguard of Reform: Russia's Enlightened Bureaucrats, 1825-1861. Northern Illinois University Press, 1982.

· Isabel de Madariaga, Russia in the Age of Catherine the Great. Yale University Press, 1981.

· Tim McDaniel, Autocracy, Capitalism, and Revolution in Russia. University of California Press, 1988.

· Joan Neuberger, Hooliganism: Crime, Culture, and Power in St. Petersburg, 1900-1914. University of California Press, 1993.

· Richard Pipes, Struve, Liberal on the Left, 1870-1905. Harvard University Press, 1970.

· Richard Pipes, Struve, Liberal on the Right, 1905-1944. Harvard University Press, 1980.

· Philip Pomper, The Russian Revolutionary Intelligentsia. Davidson, 1993.

· Marc Raeff, ed., Catherine the Great. Hill and Wang. 1972.

· Marc Raeff, Imperial Russia, 1682-1825: The Coming of Age of Modern Russia. Knopf, 1971.

· Marc Raeff, Origins of the Russian Intelligentsia: The Eighteenth Century Nobility. Harcourt, 1966.

· Christopher Read, Religion, Revolution and the Russian Intelligentsia, 1900-1912. Barnes and Nobel, 1979.

· Nicholas Riasanovsky, Nicholas I and Official Nationality in Russia. University of California Press, 1959.

· Nicholas Riasanovsky, A Parting of Ways: Government and the Educated Public in Russia, 1801-1855. Clarendon Press, 1976.

· Nicholas Riasanovsky, The Image of Peter the Great in Russian History and Thought. Oxford University Press, 1985.

· Alfred Rieber, Merchants and Entrepreneurs in Imperial Russia. University of North Carolina Press, 1982.

· Hans Rogger, Russia in the Age of Modernisation and Revolution, 1881-1917. Longman, 1983.

· William Rosenberg, Liberals in the Russian Revolution. Princeton University Press, 1974.

· Bernice Glatzer Rosenthal, ed., Nietzsche in Russia. Princeton University Press, 1986.

· Robert Service, Lenin: A Political Life. 3 vols. Indiana University Press, 1985-1995.

· Mark Steinberg, The Fall of the Romanovs: Political Dreams and Personal Struggles in a Time of Revolution. Yale University Press, 1995.

· Mark Steinberg, Proletarian Imagination: Self, Modernity, and the Sacred in Russia, 1910-1925. Cornell University Press, 2002.

· Mark Steinberg, Voices of Revolution, 1917. Yale University Press, 2001. Original Russian-language documents.

· Richard Stites, The Women's Liberation Movement in Russia: Feminism, Nihilism, and Bolshevism, 1860-1930. Princeton University Press, 1978.

· Andrzej Walicki, A History of Russian Thought. Stanford University Press, 1979.

· Alan Wildman, The End of the Russian Imperial Army. 2 vols. Princeton University Press, 1980, 1987.

· Christine Worobec, Peasant Russia: Family and Community in the Post-Emancipation Period. Northern Illinois University Press, 1995.

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