A Gentleman in Moscow

by Amor Towles

(2018 Selection)

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The Metropol Hotel 

Petrushevskaia, Liudmila. The girl from the Metropol Hotel: growing up in communist Russia.

 

Amor Towles: The Metropol

The Hotel That Inspired Amor Towles' 'A Gentleman in Moscow' (Conde Nast Traveler, September 7, 2016)

Metropol Hotel history

Metropol Hotel website

Photos of Metropol Hotel (Google images)

History of Russia

Books in the Wilmette Public Library's collection

 

A brief history of Russia (Russia Times)

Russia profile - timeline (BBC)

Russian history (Bucknell University)

Russian Revolution

Books in the Wilmette Public Library's collection

Russian Revolution (History.com)

Russian Revolution of 1917 (Encyclopaedia Britannica)

War and Revolution in Russia 1914 - 1921 (BBC)

History of the Soviet Union

Books in the Wilmette Public Library's collection

 

Soviet Union (History.com)

Soviet Union timeline (BBC)

What ever happened to the Russian revolution? (Smithsonian.com)

 

More About Russia

Non-fiction

Browder, Bill.  Red notice : a true story of high finance, murder, and one man's fight for justice. 2015. 332.6092 BR

Kovalev, A. A. (Andreĭ Anatolʹevich). Russia's dead end : an insider's testimony from Gorbachev to Putin. 2017. 947 KO

Myers, Steven Lee. The new tsar : the rise and reign of Vladimir Putin. 2015. 947.086 MY

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