History

Hidden legacy: your walking guide to communist Prague

Hidden legacy: your walking guide to communist Prague

Boris Akunin: the evolution of Russia’s dissident detective novelist into a master historian

Boris Akunin: the evolution of Russia’s dissident detective novelist into a master historian

The Empire Must Die review: Mikhail Zygar’s drama-filled new book takes aim at the revolution

The Empire Must Die review: Mikhail Zygar’s drama-filled new book takes aim at the revolution

Reading the revolution: 7 of the year’s best new books to help you understand 1917

Reading the revolution: 7 of the year’s best new books to help you understand 1917

New bronze statue of Stalin to be unveiled in Moscow

New bronze statue of Stalin to be unveiled in Moscow

Remaking history: is Polish cinema at risk from its new wave of nationalist dramas?

Remaking history: is Polish cinema at risk from its new wave of nationalist dramas?

Decommunisation dispute: Poland could face sanctions over Soviet memorials

Decommunisation dispute: Poland could face sanctions over Soviet memorials

Budapest Albanian hero monument not Albanian enough

Budapest Albanian hero monument not Albanian enough

Travel through time with a ride on the Moscow metro

Travel through time with a ride on the Moscow metro

House of leaves: Albanian secret service facility opens as museum

House of leaves: Albanian secret service facility opens as museum

Russian explorers find swamp of Soviet cash

Russian explorers find swamp of Soviet cash

Revolutionary reading list: get your head around 1917 with our selection of novels and non-fiction

Revolutionary reading list: get your head around 1917 with our selection of novels and non-fiction

So close so far: video initiative invites artists to contribute memories of Yugoslav wars

So close so far: video initiative invites artists to contribute memories of Yugoslav wars

Curating a nation: why the controversy around Gdańsk's new WW2 museum matters

Curating a nation: why the controversy around Gdańsk’s new WW2 museum matters

When did Russia begin? Russians unsure

When did Russia begin? Russians unsure

Russian monarchist’s Pacific island dream dies as Kiribati rejects proposal

Russian monarchist’s Pacific island dream dies as Kiribati rejects proposal

Bitter Harvest: movie about Ukrainian famine released worldwide this week

Bitter Harvest: movie about Ukrainian famine released worldwide this week

Could these tropical atolls become a Russian monarchist haven?

Could these tropical atolls become a Russian monarchist haven?