The books analytical framework and wealth of new material creates a rich canvas. ... the book provides an important historiographic and theoretical overview of the period, bringing together a wealth of information and revisiting questions of Soviet-Western intellectual exchange that still remain relevant today. (Ludmila Stern, European History Quarterly
David Fox's marvellous book allows us to see things the way they really were. (Yvonne Howell, Times HIgher Education
One of Michael David-Fox's major contributions is his analysis of the magnetism exerted by the Soviet 'experiment' both on the Left and the Right. (Times Literary Supplement
David-Fox has produced a multi-faceted, subtle, and eminently instructive book. (H-Soz-u-Kult
About the Author
Michael David-Fox is associate professor at the Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service and the Department of History at Georgetown University. A founding editor of the journal Kritika, he is the author or editor of eight books on Russian, Soviet, and transnational history.