Guest: Timothy Blauvelt on Clientelism and Nationality in an Early Soviet Fiefdom: The Trials of Nestor Lakoba published by Routledge.
Guest: Yuri Slezkine on The House of Government: A Saga of the Russian Revolution.
Guest: Seth Bernstein on Raised Under Stalin: Young Communists and the Defense of Socialism.
Guest: Peter Whitewood on The Red Army and the Great Terror: Stalin’s Purge of the Soviet Military.
Guest: Arch Getty on Practicing Stalinism: Bolsheviks, Boyars, and the Persistence of Tradition.