Contributor biographical information for The whisperers : private life in Stalin's Russia / Orlando Figes.

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Orlando Figes is the author of Natasha’s Dance: A Cultural History of Russia and A People’s Tragedy: The Russian Revolution, 1891–1924, which received the Wolfson Prize for History and the Los Angeles Times Book Prize. A frequent contributor to The New York Times and The New York Review of Books, among other publications, Figes is a professor of history at Birbeck College, University of London.

Library of Congress subject headings for this publication:
Soviet Union -- Social conditions.
Soviet Union -- History -- 1925-1953.
City and town life -- Soviet Union.
Communism -- Soviet Union -- Psychological aspects.