Sergey Mazov

Sergey Mazov is principle research fellow at the Institute of World History, Russian Academy of Sciences, in Moscow. He is author of five books and numerous articles on African history, the history of Soviet/Russian ties with Africa and Cold War history in sub-Saharan Africa, including A Distant Front in the Cold War: The USSR in West Africa and the Congo, 1956-1964 (Stanford University Press, 2010).