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Black Russians and Dark Years

Paul E. Richardson

May/June 2013
Under Review
Page 62   ( 2 pages)
Summary: A review of "Twilight of the Romanovs," by Blom and Buckley, "Lina and Serge," by Simon Morrison, "The Black Russian," by Vladimir Alexandrov, and "Moscow 1937," by Karl Schlogel.


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  • Lina & Serge The Love and Wars of Lina Prokofiev, by Simon Morrison (Houghton Mifflin, $26)
  • Moscow 1937 Karl Schlögel (Polity Press, $35)
  • The Black Russian Vladimir Alexandrov (Atlantic Monthly, $25)
  • Twilight of the Romanovs A Photographic Odyssey Across Imperial Russia, by Philipp Blom and Veronica Buckley (Thames & Hudson, $60)