References and Further Reading

References and Further Reading


The Noise of Time, by Julian Barnes

Alfred A. Knopf, 2016

The Family Mashber (The Hidden One), by Der Nister

Translated from Yiddish by Leonard Wolf

Summit Books, 1987.

Also with an introduction by David Malouf, in paperback, New York Review Books Classics, 2008.

Storyline based on the history of the town of Berdichev, Ukraine.

Nineteen Eighty Four, by George Orwell

Signet Classics, 1950

Tilli’s Story: My Thoughts Are Free, by Lorna Collier and Tilli Schulze

iUniverse, Inc., 2005. Storyline based in the town of Gnoien.

Bridge From Nowhere, by Bena Averbukh and Lynne Sinton

Hara Publishing, 2003

Babi Yar, poem by Yevgeny Yevtushenko, 1961.

BOOKS – COLLECTION OF PHOTOGRAPHS with historical background

A Century of Ambivalence: The Jews of Russia and the Soviet Union, 1881 to the Present; by Zvi Gitelman.

University of Indiana Press, 2001


Black On Red, by Robert Robinson with Jonathan Slevin: My 44 Years Inside the SOVIET UNION. An autobiography By Black American.

Acropolis Books LTD, Washington, D.C., 1988

The Great Terror, by Robert Conquest

The Macmillan Company, 1968

Anna’s Shtetl (Judaic Studies Series), by Lawrence A. Coben

University Alabama Press, 2007. History of Korsun, Ukraine, in the beginning of the 20th century (includes families of Gnoyensky, Budyansky, Grushevsky).

When They Come for Us, We’ll Be Gone: The Epic Struggle to Save Soviet Jewry, by Gal Beckerman

Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2010

Homo Sovieticus, by Aleksandr Zinovyev

Grove/Atlantic, 1982.

A Taste oF Russia: A Cookbook of Russian Hospitality, by Darra Goldstein

Russian Information Services, 2008

Mastering the art of Soviet Cooking, by Anya Von Bremzen

Crown Publishing, 2013

Richard Nixon – Henry Kissinger: The Anti-Semite who saved Israel, by Jerry Klinger (president of the Jewish American Society for Historic Preservation.)

Twelve sexual commandments of revolutionary proletariat, by A. B. Zalkind       Moscow, 1924.

Encyclopedia of Contemporary Russian Culture (Encyclopedia of Contemporary Culture)

edited by T. Smorodinskaya, K. Evans-Romaine, H. Goscilo
Routledge Publishing, 2007

Soviet Consumer Culture in the Brezhnev Era, by Natalya Chernyshova

Routledge Publishing, 2013

One Flew Over the Iron Curtain: A Story of Perseverance and Fate, by Vladimir Bychkov, 2012


Jewish Gen

Yiddish Book Center

HIAS (Hebrew Immigrant Aid Society, Chicago chapter)

Soviet Jewish Immigration

Communal Living in Russia: A Virtual Museum of Soveit Everyday Life (site published in both English and Russian) Free Printable Blank Family Tree



Багровая Книга: Погромы 1919-20 гг. на Украине. С. И. Гусев-Оренбургский   

Изд-во Ладога, Нью-Йорк, 1983. / The Crimson Book: Pogroms of 1919-20 in Ukraine, by S.I. Gusev-Orenburgskij Publishing House Ladoga, New York, 1983.

Reference to translation “Purple Book: Pogroms 1919-20 in Ukraine,” published in Harbin, 1922, could not be confirmed.

Альманах Россия: ХХ Век, Архив Александра Н. Яковлева. Культура и власть

1953 1957 гг. Документ номер 8 (оригинал.) Записка Отдела науки и культуры ЦК

КПСС об «отрицательной роли в деле коммунистического воспитания» западной песенно-танцевальной музыки, от 01.08.1954.

Almanac Russia: XX Century, Archive of Aleksander N. Yakovlev. Culture and power 1953 – 1957. Document number 8 (original.) Memorandum of the Department of Science and Culture of the Central Committee of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union about “the negative role of the Western song-and-dance music in the communist upbringing,” of August 1, 1954.)   (

Судебные Процессы по Экономическим Делам в СССР (шестидесятые годы), Евгения Эвельсон

Overseas Publications Interchange Ltd, London 1986

“Second Economy” in the USSR (Trials of the 1960s), by Evgenia Evelson

Evgenia Evelson. Sudebnye_protsessy_po_ekonomicheskim_delam_v_sssr_1986__ocr Grigory Gnoyensky Freiberg

Книга о Вкусной и Здоровой Пище, Изд-во Пищепромиздат, Москва, 1953

Book of Tasty and Healthy Food, Publishing House Pishchepromizdat, Moscow, 1953.

Книга о Вкусной и Здоровой Пище, Изд-во Пищепромиздат, Москва, 1954

Book of Tasty and Healthy Food, Publishing House Pishchepromizdat, Moscow, 1954.

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