Moscow

Moscow (Москва́) is the capital and the largest city of Russia, with 12.2 million residents within the city limits and 16.8 million within the urban area. Moscow has the status of a federal city in Russia.

A Gentleman in Moscow
The Master and Margarita
Snowdrops
Night Watch (Watch #1)
Three Stations (Arkady Renko, #7)
Gorky Park (Arkady Renko, #1)
War and Peace
The Secret History of Moscow
The Spy and the Traitor: The Greatest Espionage Story of the Cold War
The Man Without a Face: The Unlikely Rise of Vladimir Putin
Day Watch (Watch #2)
Red Square (Arkady Renko, #3)
Dog Boy
The Future Is History: How Totalitarianism Reclaimed Russia
The Russia House
Frog Bride by Antonia BarberThe Turnip by Harriet ZiefertThe Golden Cockerel by Elaine PoganyAnastasia by Maggie BlackwellI Dreamed I Was a Ballerina by Anna Pavlova
Russia: children's books (part 2)
113 books — 5 voters
A Spy Among Friends by Ben MacintyreIron Curtain by Anne ApplebaumThe Triumph of Improvisation by James Graham WilsonThe Billion Dollar Spy by David E. HoffmanThe Spy and the Traitor by Ben Macintyre
The Cold War (nonfiction)
339 books — 87 voters

Red Notice by Bill BrowderThe Man Without a Face by Masha GessenThe Future Is History by Masha GessenOne Day in the Life of Ivan Denisovich by Aleksandr SolzhenitsynThe Great Terror by Robert Conquest
Books about Russia
121 books — 68 voters
The Endless Steppe by Esther HautzigBaboushka and the Three Kings by Ruth RobbinsThe Tale of Tsar Saltan by Alexander PushkinThe Fool of the World and the Flying Ship by Arthur RansomeThe Kitchen Boy by Robert Alexander
Tour of Russia
88 books — 19 voters

The Spy Who Came In from the Cold by John le CarréTinker, Tailor, Soldier, Spy by John le CarréSmiley's People by John le CarréThe Looking Glass War by John le CarréGorky Park by Martin Cruz Smith
The Best Cold War Novels
49 books — 40 voters
King Sigismund of Poland and Martin Luther by Natalia NowakowskaBetween Lipany and White Mountain by James R. PalmitessaRescue the Surviving Souls by Adam TellerKith, Kin, and Neighbors by David A. FrickThe Oxford History of Poland-Lithuania Volume I by Robert I. Frost
Early Modern Eastern Europe
11 books — 2 voters


Langston Hughes
In Moscow I asked how these things were achieved. I was told that the whole theory of the Communist state was opposed to the separation of peoples on religious or racial grounds, and that workers had no strength divided up into warring camps. I was told the Soviet schools taught that all men are equal. I said, "The theory of our American democracy is that all men are equal, too--except that where I live it does not seem to work out that way. Theories are all right--but how do you make them wor ...more
Langston Hughes, Good Morning, Revolution: Uncollected Social Protest Writings

Christopher Hitchens
Though he never actually joined it, he was close to some civilian elements of the Democratic Front for the Liberation of Palestine, which was the most Communist (and in the rather orthodox sense) of the Palestinian formations. I remember Edward once surprising me by saying, and apropos of nothing: 'Do you know something I have never done in my political career? I have never publicly criticized the Soviet Union. It’s not that I terribly sympathize with them or anything—it's just that the Soviets ...more
Christopher Hitchens, Hitch 22: A Memoir

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