Hardback The house of government : a saga of the Russian Revolution / Yuri Slezkine.
Publication year: 2017
Publisher: Princeton : Princeton University Press,
Resource type: Physical
ISBN: 9780691176949 (hbk.) :
Drawing on letters, diaries, and interviews, and featuring hundreds of rare photographs, 'The House of Government' weaves together biography, literary criticism, architectural history, and fascinating new theories of revolutions, millennial prophecies, and reigns of terror. The result is an unforgettable human saga of a building that, like the Soviet Union itself, became a haunted house, forever disturbed by the ghosts of the disappeared.
1104 pages : illustrations (black and white), maps (black and white) ; 25 cm