List of Publications


Steeltown, USSR: Soviet Society in the Gorbachev Era, University of California Press, 1992.

Magnetic Mountain: Stalinism as a Civilization, University of California Press, 1995.

Rediscovering Russia in Asia: Siberia and the Russian Far East, M. E. Sharpe, 1995.

Political Corruption in Transition: A Sceptic’s Handbook, Central European University Press, 2002.

Armageddon Averted: The Soviet Collapse, 1970-2000, Oxford University Press, 2003.

Book Chapters

Worlds Together, Worlds Apart: A History of the Modern World (1300 to the Present) (coauteur), W. W. Norton & Company, 2002

The Cultural Gradient: The Transmission of Ideas in Europe, 1789-1991 (coauteur), Rowman & Littlefield, 2003

« The Kiss of Debt: The East Bloc Goes Borrowing. » In Shock of the Global: The 1970s in Perspective. Cambridge, MA: Harvard University Press, 2010.

As Editor

Behind the Urals: An American Worker in Russia’s City of Steel (editor, author of preface), Indiana University Press, 1989.

Mongolia in the 20th Century: Landlocked Cosmopolitan (editor), M. E. Sharpe, 2000.