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  1. General Reading / Textbooks 17 items
    1. A history of Russia - Roger P. Bartlett, Roger Bartlett 2005

      Book 

    2. Russia under the old regime - Richard Pipes 1995

      Book 

    3. The end of Imperial Russia, 1855-1917 - Peter Waldron, Peter Waldron 1997

      Book 

    4. The abolition of serfdom in Russia, 1762-1907 - David Moon 2001

      Book 

    5. Governing Tsarist Russia - Peter Waldron 2007

      Book 

    6. Russia's empires - Kivelson 2017

      Book 

    7. A people's tragedy: the Russian Revolution, 1891-1924 - Orlando Figes 1996

      Book 

    8. The Russian revolution, 1905-1921 - Mark D. Steinberg 2017

      Book 

    9. Russia in revolution: an empire in crisis, 1890 to 1928 - S. A. Smith 2017

      Book 

    10. The making and breaking of the Soviet system: an interpretation - Christopher Read, Christopher Read 2001

      Book 

    11. The Soviet experiment: Russia, the USSR, and the successor states - Ronald Grigor Suny c1998

      Book 

    12. The Russian Revolution - Sheila Fitzpatrick 2008

      Book 

    13. Stalin's Russia - Chris Ward, Chris Ward 1999

      Book 

  2. Readers / Essay Collections of Articles 16 items
    1. Late Imperial Russia: problems and prospects : essays in honour of R.B. McKean - Robert B. McKean, Ian D. Thatcher 2005

      Book 

    2. The Russian Revolution of 1905: centenary perspectives - Jon Smele, Anthony Heywood 2005 (electronic resource)

      Book 

    3. Critical companion to the Russian Revolution, 1914-1921 - Edward Acton 1997

      Book 

    4. Rethinking the Russian Revolution as Historical Divide - Neumann 2017

      Book Core Reading

    5. Russia in the era of NEP: explorations in Soviet society and culture - Sheila Fitzpatrick, Alexander Rabinowitch, Richard Stites, Richard Stites 1991

      Book 

    6. Social dimensions of Soviet industrialization - William G. Rosenberg, Lewis H. Siegelbaum, Katerina Clark c1993

      Book 

    7. The structure of Soviet history: essays and documents - Ronald Grigor Suny 2003

      Book 

    8. The Stalin years: a reader - Christopher Read, Christopher Read 2003

      Book 

    9. Stalin: a new history - Sarah Davies, James R. Harris 2005 (electronic resource)

      Book 

    10. Stalin and Europe: imitation and domination, 1928-1953 - Oxford University Press 2014 (electronic resource)

      Book 

  3. Document Collections 13 items
    1. Imperial Russia: a source book, 1700-1917 - Basil Dmytryshyn (1974)

      Book 

    2. Major problems in the history of imperial Russia - James Cracraft 1993

      Book 

    3. The Soviet Union: a documentary history Vol 1 - Edward Acton, Tom Stableford 2005

      Book 

    4. The Soviet Union: a documentary history Vol 2 - Edward Acton, Tom Stableford 2006

      Book 

    5. Documents of Soviet history.Vol.1: The triumph of Bolshevism, 1917-1919 - Rex A. Wade, Alex G. Cummins 1991

      Book 

    6. Documents of Soviet history. Vol.2: Triumph and retreat, 1920-1922 - Rex A. Wade, Alex G. Cummins 1993

      Book 

    7. Documents of Soviet history. Vol.3: Lenin's heirs, 1923-1925 - Rex A. Wade, Alex G. Cummins 1995

      Book 

    8. The structure of Soviet history: essays and documents - Ronald Grigor Suny 2003

      Book 

    9. The road to terror: Stalin and the self-destruction of the Bolsheviks, 1932-1939 - J. Arch Getty, Oleg V. Naumov c1999 (electronic resource)

      Document 

    10. Stalinism as a way of life: a narrative in documents - Lewis H. Siegelbaum, A. K. Sokolov, L. Kosheleva, S. V. Zhuravlev c2000 (electronic resource)

      Book 

    11. The voices of the dead: Stalin's great terror in the 1930s - Hiroaki Kuromiya c2007

      Book 

  4. Memoirs / Autobiographical Writings / Reflections 14 items
    1. The Russian Revolution, 1917: a personal record - N. N. Sukhanov, Joel Carmichael, N. N. Sukhanov 1955

      Book 

    2. Two years of wandering: a Menshevik leader in Lenin's Russia - Il'Ich Dan 2016

      Book Core Reading

    3. The Kerensky memoirs: Russia and history's turning point - Aleksandr Fyodorovich Kerensky, Alexander F. Kerensky 1966

      Book 

    4. The education of a true believer - Lev Kopelev 1981

      Book 

    5. Notes of a Red Guard - Eduard M. Dune 1993

      Book 

    6. Revolution on my mind: writing a diary under Stalin - Jochen Hellbeck 2006

      Book 

    7. Hope against hope: a memoir - Nadezhda Mandelʹshtam 1971

      Book 

    8. Into the whirlwind - Evgenii︠a︡ Ginzburg, Evgeniya Semenovna Ginzburg 1967

      Book 

    9. The voices of the dead: Stalin's great terror in the 1930s - Hiroaki Kuromiya c2007

      Book 

    10. The Maisky diaries: red ambassador to the court of St James's, 1932-1943 - I. M. Maĭskiĭ, Oliver Ready 2015

      Book 

    11. The Maisky diaries: red ambassador to the court of St James's, 1932-1943 - I. M. Maĭskiĭ, Oliver Ready 2015

      Book 

  5. Biographies 9 items
    1. Lenin - Christopher Read 2003

      Book 

    2. Lenin - Lars T. Lih 2011

      Book 

    3. Lenin: a biography - Robert Service 2010

      Book 

    4. Stalin - Hiroaki Kuromiya 2005

      Book 

    5. Stalin: the court of the Red Tsar - Simon Sebag Montefiore 2004

      Book 

    6. Stalin: a biography - Robert Service 2010

      Book 

    7. Stalin: Vol 1: Paradoxes of power, 1878-1928 - Stephen Kotkin 2014

      Book 

    8. Stalin: new biography of a dictator - O. V. Khlevni͡uk, Nora Seligman Favorov 2015

      Book 

    9. Trotsky - Geoff Swain 2006

      Book 

  6. Important Monographs and Articles 21 items
    1. Russia under the old regime - Richard Pipes 1995

      Book 

    2. The Revolution of 1905. Vol.1: Russia in disarray - Abraham Ascher, Abraham Ascher 1988

      Book 

    3. The Bolsheviks in power: the first year of Soviet rule in Petrograd - Alexander Rabinowitch 2008, c2007

      Book 

    4. The Bolsheviks in power: the first year of Soviet rule in Petrograd - Alexander Rabinowitch 2008, c2007

      Book 

    5. Magnetic mountain: Stalinism as a civilization - Stephen Kotkin c1995 (electronic resource)

      Document 

    6. Stalin's industrial revolution: politics and workers, 1928-1932 - Hiroaki Kuromiya 1988

      Book 

    7. Gulag: a history of the Soviet camps - Anne Applebaum 2003

      Book 

  7. Week 2 - Ruling Imperial Russia 4 items
  8. Week 3 - Peasants and Proletarians 5 items
    1. David Moon ' Late Imperial Peasants'

      Chapter 

  9. Week 4 – Identity: Russia, Empire and Europe 4 items
    1. Geoffrey Swain - Late imperial revolutionaries 2005

      Chapter 

  10. Week 5 - The Revolution of 1905 4 items
    1. First Blood - Orlando Figes 1996

      Chapter 

    2. Late Imperial Russia: problems and prospects : essays in honour of R.B. McKean - Robert B. McKean, Ian D. Thatcher 2005

      Book 

  11. Week 6 - The First World War and 1917 Revolutions 3 items
    1. Petrograd in 1917: The view from below - Steve Smith 2004 (electronic resource)

      Chapter 

  12. Week 8 - The October Revolution and Civil War 4 items
  13. Week 9 – The NEP Years and the Rise of Stalin 5 items
    1. Socialism in One Apartment: Byt Communes - Andy Willimott 2016 (electronic resource)

      Chapter 

    2. Stalin: a new history - Sarah Davies, James R. Harris 2005 (electronic resource)

      Book  On Stalin's rise, check out chapter 4 'Stalin as a General Secretary'

  14. Week 10 – Collectivisation, Industrialisation and Cultural Revolution 5 items
    1. Magnetic mountain: Stalinism as a civilization - Stephen Kotkin c1995 (electronic resource)

      Document 

    2. Stalinist society, 1928-1953 - Mark Edele 2011 (electronic resource)

      Book 

  15. Week 11 - The Purges and the Great Terror 10 items
    1. Stalin and his Stalinism: Power and Authority in the Soviet Union, 1930-1953 - Ronald Suny 1997

      Chapter 

    2. Inventing the enemy: denunciation and terror in Stalin's Russia - Wendy Z. Goldman 2011 (electronic resource)

      Document  In particular chapter 2: Comrades and Coworkers

    3. Stalin and Europe: imitation and domination, 1928-1953 - Oxford University Press 2014 (electronic resource)

      Book  In particular chapter 1 by Lynne Viola 'Stalin's Empire: The Gulag and Police Colonization in the Soviet Union in the 1930s'

    4. A Time of Troubles - Sheila Fitzpatrick 2000

      Chapter 

    5. Stalin and Europe: imitation and domination, 1928-1953 - Oxford University Press 2014 (electronic resource)

      Book 

    6. Stalinist society, 1928-1953 - Mark Edele 2011 (electronic resource)

      Book 

    7. On Stalin's team: the years of living dangerously in Soviet politics - Sheila Fitzpatrick 2015

      Book 

    8. The road to terror: Stalin and the self-destruction of the Bolsheviks, 1932-1939 - J. Arch Getty, Oleg V. Naumov c1999 (electronic resource)

      Document 

  16. Week 12 - Foreign Policy and War 8 items
    1. Stalin and Europe: imitation and domination, 1928-1953 - Oxford University Press 2014 (electronic resource)

      Book  In particular chapter 10 by Geoffrey Roberts 'Stalin's Wartime Vision of Peace, 1939-1945

    2. The Soviet Union and the struggle for collective security in Europe, 1933-39 - Jonathan Haslam, University of Birmingham. Centre for Russian and East European Studies 1984

      Book 

    3. Stalin's wars: from World War to Cold War, 1939-1953 - Geoffrey Roberts c2006

      Book 

    4. The Maisky diaries: red ambassador to the court of St James's, 1932-1943 - I. M. Maĭskiĭ, Oliver Ready 2015

      Book