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Russian Tattoo By Elena Gorokhova (Simon and Schuster, $26, Jan. 2015)
The Devil's Alliance: Hitler's Pact With Stalin By Roger Moorhouse (Basic Books, $29.99)
The Kreutzer Sonata Variations By Michael R. Katz,* transl. and ed. (Yale, $40)
Soviet Ghosts By Rebecca Litchfield ($39.95)