Sedition Everyday Resistance in the Soviet Union under Khrushchev and Brezhnev Vladimir A. Kozlov, Sheila Fitzpatrick, Sergei V. Mironenko, State Archive, Olga Livshin

Series:
Annals of Communism Series
Format:
Hardback
Publication date:
22 Feb 2011
ISBN:
9780300111699
Imprint:
Yale University Press
Dimensions:
414 pages: 235 x 156 x 29mm
Sales territories:
World

This book explores Soviet prosecution records to tell the hidden story of ordinary citizens who were arrested for expressing discontent during the Khrushchev and Brezhnev years.

Vladimir A. Kozlov is deputy director and Sergei V. Mironenko is director of the State Archive of the Russian Federation. Sheila Fitzpatrick is Bernadotte E. Schmitt Distinguished Service Professor in Modern Russian History, University of Chicago.

"Sedition enriches and deepens our view of post-Stalinist Soviet society, in part by defying expectations. . . . Sedition is as fascinating as it is worthwhile."—James H. Krukones, The Russian Review