Kritika Volume 4 No.3

Michael David-Fox
Peter Holquist
Alexander M. Martin


From the Editors
Violence, "Political" Violence, and Terror in Russian History [p. 485]


Chester S.L. Dunning
Terror in the Time of Troubles [p. 491]

Georg Michels
Ruling Without Mercy: Seventeenth-Century Russian Bishops and Their Officials [p. 515]

Paul W. Werth
Coercion and Conversion: Violence and the Mass Baptism of the Volga Peoples, 1740-55 [p. 543]

Sally A. Boniece
The Spiridonova Case, 1906: Terror, Myth, and Martyrdom [p. 571]

Eric Lohr
Patriotic Violence and the State: The Moscow Riots of May 1915 [p. 607 ]

Peter Holquist
Violent Russia, Deadly Marxism? Russia in the Epoch of Violence, 1905-21 [p. 627]

Kenneth M. Pinnow
Violence Against the Collective Self and the Problem of Social Integration in Early Bolshevik Russia [p. 653]


Laura Engelstein
Weapon of the Weak (Apologies to James Scott): Violence in Russian History [p. 679]

Michael Geyer
Some Hesitant Observations Concerning "Political Violence" [p. 695]

Review Article

John Keep
Sergei Sergeevich Dmitriev and His Diary [p. 709]


Brian Boeck
Nikolai Aleksandrovich Mininkov, Donskoe kazachestvo v epokhu pozdnego srednevekov'ia (do 1671); Serhii Plokhy, The Cossacks and Religion in Early Modern Ukraine; Dimitrii Vladimirovich Sen', "Voisko Kubanskoe Ignatovo Kavkazskoe": Istoricheskie puti kazakov- nekrasovtsev (1708 g. -- konets 1920-kh gg.); Shane O'Rourke, Warriors and Peasants: The Don Cossacks in Late Imperial Russia [p. 735]

Amy Nelson
Sergei Sergeevich Ippolitov and Almaziia Garafovna Kataeva. "Ne mogu otorvat'sia ot Rossii..." Russkie knigoizdateli v Germanii v 1920-kh gg. [p. 747]

Joerg Baberowski
J. Arch Getty and Oleg V. Naumov, eds., The Road to Terror: Stalin and the Self-Destruction of the Bolsheviks, 1932-1939; Lewis Siegelbaum and Andrei Sokolov, eds., Stalinism as a Way of Life [p. 752]

Oleg Khlevniuk
Marc Jansen and Nikita Petrov, Stalin's Loyal Executioner: People's Commissar Nikolai Ezhov, 1895-1940 [p. 760]

Ethan Pollock
Nikolai Krementsov, The Cure: A Story of Cancer and Politics from the Annals of the Cold War; V. D. Esakov and E. S. Levina, Delo KR: Sudy chesti v ideologii i praktike poslevoennogo stalinizma [p. 768]