5 New Books to read on Russian history

A Gentleman in Moscow by Amor Towles,September 2016 “ A Gentleman in Moscow” offers a chance to sink back into a lost attitude of aristocracy — equal parts urbane and …

Merchants in the family?

For everyone who is interested to learn about what it meant to be a merchant in 19th century Russia and how to research merchants in the family with Russian ancestry. …

Books about Russia

Update 28 March 2014 You can find a full list of books about Russia and its history on my Pinterest page. As of Aug 2015 there are 436 books.