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Russian and Soviet women's studies: Oral history and biography

These pages give details of works relating to the study of Russian and Soviet women. It includes material available on the open access shelves as well as material that must be requested before it may be consulted in the Reading Rooms.

Bez nikh my ne pobedili by: vospominaniia zhenshchin-uchastnits Oktiabrskoi revoliutsii, grazhdanskoi voiny i sotsiologicheskogo stroitel'stva / sostaviteli M.O. Levkovich. (Moskva: Izdatel'stvo politicheskoi literatury, 1975)
X.529/21186
 
Bezelianskii, IUrii. Vera, Nadezhda, Liubov': zhenskie portrety (Moskva: OAO Izdatel'stvo "Raduga", 1998)
YA.2000.a.1365
 
Boevye podrugi: zhenshchiny krasnoiarskogo kraia na frontakh Velikoi Otechestvennoi voiny / sostaviteli V.F. Patrushev , I.T. Reva (Krasnoiarsk, Krasnoiarskoe knizhnoe izdatel'stvo, 1989)
YA.2000.a.11841
 
Borovoi, Konstantin. Dvenadtsat' samykh uspeshnykh. Kak stat' bogatym (Moskva: Vagrius, 2003)
YF.2004.a.5694
 
Burgess, Helene. Our lives, our dreams: Soviet women speak (Moscow: Progress, 1988)
YA.1989.a.10518
 
*Bykova, Elizaveta Ivanovna (Buikova, Elizaveta Ivanovna). Sovetskie shakhmatistki (Moskva, 1951)
7920.f.44
 
*Chernavina, Tat'iana (Chernavina, Tat'yana). We Soviet women (London: Hamish Hamilton, 1935)
20020.ee.62
 
Cottam, Kazimiera Janina. Women in war and resistance: select biographies of Soviet women soldiers (Nepean, Canada: New Military Publications, 1998)
m00/41158
 
Fieseler, Beate. Frauen auf dem Weg in die russisiche Sozialdemokratie, 1890-1970: eine kollektive Biographie (Stuttgart: Steiner, 1995)
X.0700/400(41)
 
Five sisters: women against the Tsar: the memoirs of five young anarchist women of the 1870s / edited and translated from the Russian by Barbara Alpern Engel and Clifford N. Rosenthal (Boston; London: Allen & Unwin, 1987)
YC.1988.a.1523
 
Hillyar, Anna. Revolutionary women in Russia, 1870-1917: a study in collective biography (Manchester; New York: Manchester University Press, 2000)
m00/41272
 
In the shadow of revolution: life stories of Russian women from 1917 to the second World War / edited by Sheila Fitzpatrick and Yuri Slezkine (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University Press, 2000)
m00/28241
 
Kaidash, Svetlana. Sila slabykh: zhenshchiny v istorii Rossii, XI-XIX vv. (Moskva: Sovetskaia Rossiia, 1989)
YC.1993.a.17156
 
Koltonovskaia, E. A. Zhenskie siluety: pisatel'nitsy i artistki (S.-Peterburg: Tipo-lit. Aktsionernago O-va "Samoobrazovanie", [1912])
YA.1997.a.3748
 
Kostygova, T. M. My - zhenshchiny (Moskva: Izd-vo polit. lit-ry, 1989)
YA.1990.a.25896
 
Lazaris, Vladimir. Tri zhenshchiny (Tel'-Aviv: Lado, 2000)
YF.2004.a.2338
 
Letters of love: women political prisoners in exile and the camps, compiled and edited by Julia Voznesenskaya / translated by Roger & Angela Keys (London: Quartet, 1989) [Translation of 'Pisma o liubvi']
YC.1989.a.11587
 
Lil'in, Teodor IAkovlevich (Lil'in, Teodor Yakovlevich). Их славит Родина. Ikh slavit rodina (Moskva, 1959)
9172.g.39.
 
Liublinskii, S. B. Podvizhniki knigi: E. N. Vodovozova, L. F. Panteleev, A. M. Kalmykova, O. N. Popova, M. I. Vodovozova (Moskva: Kniga, 1988)
2708.e.1981
 
Memories of revolution: Russian women remember / edited by Anna Horsbrugh-Porter (London: Routledge, 1993)
YK.1993.a.16346
 
*Mordovtsev, Daniil Lukich. Russkiia zhenshchiny novago vremeni: biograficheskie ocherki iz Russkoi istorii (S. Peterburg, 1874)
9455.de.7
 
Na zhenskoi katorge: sbornik vospominanii / pod redaktsiei Very Figner (Moskva: Izdatel'stvo Vsesoiuznogo obshchestva politkatorzhan i ssyl'no-poselentsev, 1930)
YA.1988.a.9707
 
Nalivkin, Dmitrii Vasil'evich. Nashi pervye zhenshchiny-geologi (Leningrad: Nauka, 1979)
X.519/43824
 
Pokrovskii, Vasilii Ivanovich (Pokrovsky, Vasily Ivanovich). Zheny Dekabristov: sbornik istoriko-bytovykh statei (Moskva, 1906)
9456.de.9
 
Quatre femmes terrroristes contre le tsar: Vera Zassoulitch, Olga Loubatovich, Élisabeth Kovalskaia, Vera Figner / Textes réunis et présentés par Christine Fauré et traduits par Hélène Châtelain (Paris: François Maspero, 1978)
X.709/28196
 
Revoliutsionerki Rossii: vospominaniia i ocherki o revoliutsionnoi deiatel'nosti rossiiskikh bol'shevichek / sostaviteli TS.V. Zorina et al. (Moskva: Sovetskaia Rossiia, 1983)
X.529/66495
 
A revolution of their own: voices of women in Soviet history / edited by Barbara Alpern Engel and Anastasia Posadskaia-Vanderbeck (Boulder, Colo.; Oxford: Westview Press, 1998)
YC.1999.a.1712
 
Russia through women's eyes: autobiographies from Tsarist Russia / edited by Toby W. Clyman and Judith Vowles (New Haven; London: Yale University Press, 1996)
YC.1997.b.900
 
Russian women writers / Christine D. Tomei, editor (New York; London: Garland, 1999)
YC.1999.b.1333
 
Russkie zhenshchiny [sostavitel' V. Tretiakova] (Moskva: TERRA, 1997)
YA.1999.a.5924
 
Sats, Nataliia Il'inichna. Zhizn', iavlenie polosatoe (Moskva: Novosti, 1991)
YA.1993.a.10736
 
Shikheeva-Gaister, Inna. Semeinaia khronika vremen kul'ta lichnosti: 1925-1953: pamiati nashikh roditelei i mladshei sestrenki posviashchaetsia (Moskva: Niudiamed-AO, 1998)
YA.2000.a.37804
 
Shtern, Liudmila. Leaving Leningrad (Hanover; London: Brandeis University Press, 2001)
m01/34890
 
Shtraikh, S. IA. Sestry Korvin-Krukovskie (Moskva: Koop. Izd-vo "Mir", 1933)
YA.1991.a.4688
 
Siiatel'nye zheny: biografii i rodoslovnaia stats-dam i freilin russkogo Dvora / po spiskam P. F. Karabanova. (Sankt-Peterburg: Izd-vo im. A. S. Suvorina, 1992)
YA.1997.a.20012
 
Till my tale is told: women's memoirs of the Gulag / edited by Simeon Vilensky, translated by John Crowfoot.et al. (London: Virago, 1999)
YC.2000.a.669
 
Trofimov, A. Sviatye zheny Rusi (Moskva: Khram Rozhdestva Presviatoi Bogoroditsy, 1993)
YA.1996.a.21281
 
Tutuchenko, Semen. Dvenadtsat' berezok: rasskazy o partizanakh (Kiev: Izd-vo TSK LKSMU "Molod", 1980)
YA.1991.a.2985
 
*Uchastnitsy velikogo sozidaniia / compiled by A.V. Artiukhina [and others] (Moskva, 1962)
08413.b.1
 
Vasetskii, Nikolai. Zhenshchiny: vo vlasti i bezvlastii (Moskva: Mezhdunarodnyi gumanitarnyi fond "Znanie", 1997)
YA.2000.a.35979
 
Vasil'eva, Larisa. Kremlin wives (London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, 1994) [English translation of 'Kremlevskie zheny', held at YA.1993.a.14439]
YC.1994.b.5403
 
Vasil'eva, Larisa. Zheny russkoi korony (Moskva: Atlantida; AST, 1999)
YA.2000.a.9095
 
*Vinogradova, S. F. Leningradki. Vospominaniia, ocherki, dokumenty (Leningrad, 1968)
X.529/9130
 
Women in air war: the Eastern Front of World War II / edited and translated by Kazimiera Janina Cottam (New York: Legas, 1997)
YA.1998.a.11966
 
Zapiski i vospominaniia russkikh zhenshchin XVIII - pervoi poloviny XIX veka / sostavitel', avtor vstupitel'noi stati i kommentariev G. N. Moiseeva](Moskva: Sovremennik, 1990)
YA.1993.a.3460
 
*Zhenshchiny goroda Lenina / sostaviteli E. A. Giliarova [and others] (Leningrad: Lenizdat, 1963)
8418.i.31
 
*Zhenshchiny Urala v revoliutsii i trude / sostaviteli V. E. Buzunov, Z. S. Popova (Sverdlovsk: Sverdlovskoe knizhnoe izdatel'stvo, 1963)
X.529/309

 

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