"[T]his book serves as a good introduction to newcomers and an engaging companion to the great body of work that has gone before, weaving often scrappy and difficult to interpret evidence into a coherent narrative that highlights some of the many personalities that comprised Vindolanda's "band of brothers.""-"Slavic Review, vol 63, no. 1, Amy Zoll, Spring 2004
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About the Author
Erik van Ree is a lecturer at the Institute for East European Studies of the University of Amsterdam. He has published widely on the history of the USSR and on world communism, including books on Stalin's Korean Policy, and on the Soviet Politburo.