Benson Bobrick

Benson Bobrick has been called “perhaps the most interesting American historian writing today” (The New York Times), and in 2002 he received the Literature Award of the American Academy of Arts and Letters. His two notable books on Russian history – Fearful Majesty: The Life and Reign of Ivan the Terrible and East of the Sun: The Epic Conquest and Tragic History of Siberia – are both available from Russian Life Books. 


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