Spring 2018

Books reviewed: 

  • John Green, A Political Family: The Kuczynskis, Fascism, Espionage and the Cold War, Abingdon: Routledge, 2017, ISBN 1138232319, 370pp. Reviewed by Catherine Epstein.
  • Joanna Bullivant, Alan Bush, Modern Music, and the Cold War: the cultural left in Britain and the communist bloc, Cambridge, Cambridge University Press, 2017, ISBN 9781107033368, xvii + 270pp, £75. Reviewed by Mike Makin-Waite.
  • Gleb J. Albert, Das Charisma der Weltrevolution. Revolutionärer Internationalismus in der frühen Sovietgesellschaft 1917-1927, Cologne, Weimar, Vienna: Böhlau Verlag, 2017, ISBN 978-3-412-50754-1, 631pp. Reviewed by Geoff Eley.
  • Jane Lazarre, The Communist and the Communist’s Daughter – A Memoir, Durham and London: Duke University Press, 2017, ISBN 978022369370 hbk, 240pp, £22.99. Reviewed by Elke Weesjes.
  • Andre Liebich and Svetlana Yakhimovich (eds), From Communism to Anti-Communism: Photographs from the Boris Souvarine Collection at the Graduate Institute, Geneva, Geneva, The Graduate Institute, 2017, ISBN 9782940503971, 160 pp. Reviewed by Geoffrey Swain.e
Twentieth Century Communism 14: 1917 in 2017