The Forgotten Soldier

An international bestseller, this is a German soldier’s first-hand account of life on Russian front during the second half of the Second World War. When Guy Sajer joins the infantry full of ideals in the summer of 1942, the German army is enjoying unparalleled success in Russia. However, he quickly […]

Gulag: A History of the Soviet Camps

This landmark book uncovers for the first time in detail one of the greatest horrors of the twentieth century: the vast system of Soviet camps that were responsible for the deaths of countless millions. Gulag is the only major history in any language to draw together the mass of memoirs […]

Russia under Tsarism and Communism 1881-1953 Second Edition (SHP Advanced H…

Depend on SHP’s comprehensive and best-selling core texts to enrich your understanding of A Level History. SHP Advanced History Core Texts are the Schools History Project’s acclaimed books for A level History. They offer: – clear and penetrating narrative – comprehensively explaining the content required for examination success – thought […]

Stalinism and After: The Road to Gorbachev

Based on personal experience of life in the Soviet Union Nove explains the phenomenon of Stalinism and its aftermath. In highly readable style, Professor Nove traces the origins of Stalinism, analyzes its nature and achievements, examines the process of destalinization which followed Stalin’s death, and explores the evolution of the […]

Fascist Italy (SHP Advanced History Core Texts)

Depend on SHP’s comprehensive and best-selling core texts to enrich your understanding of A Level History. SHP Advanced History Core Texts are the Schools History Project’s acclaimed books for A level History. They offer: – clear and penetrating narrative – comprehensively explaining the content required for examination success – thought […]