Forbidden History

Renounce Fear: Memoirs of a Historian (Otreshis ot Straha)

by Aleksandr Nekrich
When Aleksandr Nekrich arrived in the West in 1976, he was known as one of the most distinguished Soviet historians, a respected Party member whose career had some years before been destroyed by the authorities. He was expelled from the Party in 1967, after his first book, June 22, 1941, …