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HIST2002 Bibliography: R

Use this guide to find books for Dr. Moulton's HIST2002 class.

Authors with last names beginning with R

Radzinsky, Edvard, translated from the Russian by Antonia Bouis, Alexander II:  The Last Great Tsar (New York, New York:  Free Press, 2005), pp. 462.

 

Rajchman, Chil, The Last Jew of Treblinka:  A Survivor’s Memory (New York, New York:  W.W. Norton & Co., 2011), pp. 138.

 

Rappaport, Helen, The Last Days of the Romanovs:  Tragedy at Ekaterinburg (New York, New York:  St. Martin’s Press, 2008), pp. 254.

 

_____, Four Sisters:  The Lost Lives of the Romanov Grand Duchesses (London, U.K.; Macmillan, 2014), pp. 456.

 

Rayfield, Donald, Stalin and His Hangmen:  The Tyrant and Those Who Killed for Him (New York, New York:  Random House, 2004), pp. 548.

 

Read, Piers P., The Dreyfus Affair:  The Scandal that Tore France in Two (New York, New York:  Bloomsbury Press, 2012), pp. 408.

 

Reagan, Ronald, edited by Douglas Brinkley, The Reagan Diaries (New York, New York:  HarperCollins Publishers, 2007), pp. 767.

 

_____, edited with Introduction by Kiron K. Skinner, Annelise Anderson and Martin Anderson, with Forward by George P Shultz, Reagan in His Own Hand:  The Writings of Ronald Reagan That Reveal His Revolutionary Vision for America (New York, New York:  Free Press, 2001/2006), pp. 549.

 

Rediker, Marcus, The Amistad Rebellion:  An Atlantic Odyssey of Slavery and Freedom (New York, New York:  Viking, 2012), pp. 288.

 

Reeves, Richard, President Reagan:  The Triumph of Imagination (New York, New York:  Simon & Schuster, 2005), pp. 572.

 

Regnery, Alfred S., Upstream:  The Ascendance of American Conservatism (New York, New York:  Threshold Editions, 2008), pp. 448.

 

Reid, Anna, Leningrad:  The Epic Siege of World War II, 1941-1944 (New York, New York: Walker & Co., 2011), pp. 492.

 

Richard, Carl J., When the United States Invaded Russia:  Woodrow Wilson’s Siberian Disaster (Lanham, MD.; Rowman & Littlefield Publishers, 2012), pp. 210.

 

Riding, Jacqueline, Jacobites: A New History of the ’45 Rebellion (New York, New York: Bloomsbury Press, 2016), pp. 587.

 

Ridley, Jane, The Heir Apparent:  A Life of Edward VII, the Playboy Prince (New York, New York:  Random House, 2013), pp. 726.

 

Roberts, Andrew, In the Storm of War:  A New History of the Second World War (New York, New York:  Harper, 2011), pp. 712.

 

Rogan, Eugene L., The Fall of the Ottomans:  The Great War in the Middle East (New York, New York:  Basic Books, 2015), pp. 485.

 

Roper, Lyndal, Martin Luther: Renegade and Prophet (New York, New York: Random House, 2017), pp. 540.

 

Rosenfeld, Alvin H., The End of the Holocaust (Bloomington, IN.; Indiana University Press, 2011), pp. 310.

 

Rosenzweig, Laura B., Hollywood’s Spies: The Underground Surveillance of the Nazis in Los Angeles (New York, New York: New York University Press, 2017), pp. 285.

 

Ross, Steven Joseph, Hitler in Los Angeles: How Jews Foiled Nazi Plots Against Hollywood and America (New York, New York: Bloomsbury USA, 2017), pp. 414.

 

Rounding, Virginia, Catherine the Great:  Love, Sex, and Power (New York, New York:  St. Martin’s Press, 2006), pp. 566. 

 

Renehan, Edward J. Jr., The Dark Genius of Wall Street:  The Misunderstood Life of Jay Gould, King of the Robber Barons (New York, New York:  Basic Books, 2005), pp. 364.  

 

Radzinsky, Edvard, translated from the Russian by Marian Schwartz, The Last Tsar [of Russia]:  The Life and Death of Nicholas II, [1868-1918.] (New York, New York:  Doubleday, 1992), pp. 462.  Also see:  Massie, Robert K.;  Perry, John;  and Steinberg, Mark D.  

 

_____, translated from the Russian by Judson Rosengrant, The Rasputin File (New York, New York:  Doubleday, 2000), pp. 524.  Also see:  Jonge, Alex de;  and Moynahan, Brian.

 

Raeff, Marc (ed.), Peter the Great Changes Russia, [1672-1725.]  (Lexington, MA.;  D. C. Heath and Company), pp. 199.  Also see:  Anderson, M. S.;  Bushkovitch, Paul;  Chance, James F.;  Cracraft, James;  Cross, Anthony;  Douglas, Hugh;  Duffy, Christopher;  Grey, Ian;  Hughes, Lindsey;  Jonge, Alex de;  Klyuchevsky, Vasilii O.;  Massie, Robert K.;  Moulton, James R.;  Riasanovsky, Nicholas V.;  Rothstein, Andrew;  Schuyler, Eugene;  Troyat, Henri;  and Wills, Rebecca.    

 

Ragsdale, Hugh, Tsar Paul [of Russia] and the Question of Madness:  An Essay in History and Psychology (New York, New York:  Greenwood Press, 1988), pp. 266.  Also see:  Alexander, John T.;  Coughlan, Robert;  Cronin, Vincent;  Leonard, Carol S.;  Madariaga, Isabel de;  Montefiore, Simon Sebag;  Rice, Tamara Talbot;  and Troyat, Henri.  

 

Raleigh, Donald J. (ed.), The Emperors and Empress of Russia:  Rediscovering the Romanovs, [1613-1917.]  (New York, New York:  M. E. Sharpe, 1996), pp. 414.  Also see:  Lincoln, W. Bruce.

 

Randall, Willard Sterne, Thomas Jefferson:  A Life, [1743-1826.]  (New York, New York:  Henry Holt and Company, 1993), pp. 708.  Also see:  Chernow, Ron;  Conway, Stephan;  Fischer, David Hackett;  Flexner, James Thomas;  Hibbert, Christopher;  Isaacson, Walter;   Mc Cullough, David;  Remini, Robert;  Schlesinger, Arthur M., Jr.;  Scott, Hamish M.;  Shy, John;  Thomas, Peter David;  and Wood, Gordon S.

 

_____, George Washington:  A Life (New York, New York:  Henry Holt & Co., 1997), pp. 548.  Also see:  Chernow, Ron;  Fischer, David Hackett, Flexner, James Thomas;  Mc Cullough, David;  Remini,  Robert;  and Schlesinger, Arthur M., Jr.

 

Ranum, Orest A., The Fronde:  A French Revolution, 1648-1652 (New York, New York:  W.W. Norton & Company, 1993), pp. 386.  Also see:  Barker, Nancy;  Bernier, Olivier;  Hurt, John J.;  Kamen, Henry;  Lewis, Norman H.;  Lynn, John A.;  and Shennan, J. H.

 

Rapoport, Louis, Stalin’s War Against the Jews:  The Doctors’ Plot and the Soviet Solution ( New York, New York:  The Free Press, 1990), pp. 318.  Also see:  Aronson, I. Michael;  Baron, Salo W.;  Smith Helmut;  and Tolstoy, Nikolai.

 

Rashid, Ahmed, Taliban:  Militant Islam, Oil and Fundamentalism in Central Asia (New Haven, CT.;  Yale University Press, 2000), pp. 274.  Also see:  Anscombe, Frederick;  Aronson, Michael I.;  Baker, James A.;  Brown, Carl L.;  Coll, Steve;  Heller, Joseph;  Herzog, Chaim;  Lacy, Robert;  Macfie, A. L.;  Monk, Daniel B.;  Morris, Benny;  Oren, Michael B.;  Sanders, Ronald;  Shalom, Zaki;  Shultz, George P.;  and Wallach, Janet.     

 

Rashke, Richard L., Escape From Sobibor [Concentration Camp, October 10, 1943.]  (Urbana, IL.;  University of Illinois Press, 1995), pp. 391.  Also see:  Arad, Yitzhak;  Botwinck, Rita S.;  Frank, Anne;  Gilbert, Martin;  Kessel, Sim;  Knop, Guido;  Levin, Nora;  Mac Donald, Callum;  Mller, Melissa;  and Smith, Helmut W.

 

Read, Anthony and David Fisher, Deadly Embrace:  Hitler, Stalin, and the Nazi-Soviet Pact, 1939-1941 (New York, New York:  W.W. Norton & Company, 1988), pp. 687.  Also see:  Jedrzejewiez, Waclaw;  Kurski, Jaroslaw;  Stachura, Peter D.;  Trotter, William R.;  and Weigel, George.

 

Reagan, Ronald W., An American Life The Autobiography of [President] Ronald W. Reagan (New York, New York:  Simon & Schuster, 1990), pp. 763.  Also see:  Baker, James A.;  Cannon, Lou;  Matlock, Jack F. Jr.;  Noonan, Peggy;  Schweizer, Peter;  Shultz, George P.;  and Thatcher, Margaret. 

 

Reckner, James R., Teddy Roosevelt’s Great White Fleet (Annapolis, MD.;  Naval Institute Press, 1988), pp.  221.  Also see:  Collier, Peter, et al.

 

Reilly, Robin, William Pitt the Younger, [British Statesman, 1759-1806] (New York, New York:  G.P. Putnam’s Sons, 1978), pp. 390.  Also see:  Asprey, Robert, et al.;  Burke, Edmond;  Carlyle, Thomas;  Christophe, Robert;  Cooper, Duff;  Dodd, Ann B.;  Gooch, George P.;  Greenbaum, Louis S.;  Hardman, John;  Hibbert, Christopher;  Lefebvre, Georges;  Pinkney, David H.;   Tackett, Timothy;  and Warwick, Charles F.   

 

Remini, Robert, Andrew Jackson:  The Course of American Empire, 1767-1821 (Baltimore, ML.;  Johns Hopkins University Press, 1998), volume I, pp. 502.  Also see:  Chernow, Ron;  Fischer, David Hackett;  Flexner, James Thomas;  Heidler, David;  James, Marquis;  Mc Cullough, David;  Randall, Willard Sterne;  Schlesinger, Arthur M., Jr.;  and Stearns, Peter N.  

 

_____, Andrew Jackson:  The Course of American Freedom, 1822-1832 (Baltimore, ML.;  Johns Hopkins University Press, 1998), volume II, pp. 469.  Ditto, see above listing under Remini, Robert.

 

_____, Andrew Jackson:  The Course of American Democracy, 1833-1845 (Baltimore, ML.;  Johns Hopkins University Press, 1998), volume III, pp. 638.  Ditto, see above listing, under Remini, Robert.

 

Remnick, David, Lenin’s Tomb:  The Last Days of the Soviet Empire (New York, New York:  Random House, 1993), pp. 576.  Also see:  Crosier, Brian;  Dobrynin, Anatoly;  Gorbachev, Mikhail S.;  Hahn, Gordon M.;  Matlock, Jack;  Volkogonov, Dmitrii;  and Yeltsin, Boris, N.

 

_____, Resurrection:  The Struggle for a New Russia (New York, New York:  Random House, 1997), pp.  398.  Also see:  Hoffman, David;  and Merridale, Catherine.

 

Rhoer, Edward Van Der, The Shadow Network:  Espionage As an Instrument of Soviet Policy (New York, New York:  Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1983), pp. 359.  Also see:  Andrew, Christopher;  Barron, John;  Corson, William R.;  Deriabin, Peter;  Dobrynin, Anatoly;  Hingley, Ronald;  Knight, Amy;  Rhoer, Edward Van Der;  Schecter, Jerrold;  Spence, Richard B.;  Sudoplatov, Pavel;  and Wise, David. 

 

Riasanovsky, Nicholas V., The Image of Peter the Great in Russian History and Thought (New York, New York:  Oxford University Press, 1985), pp. 331.  Also see:  Anderson, M. S.;  Burnet, Gilbert;  Bushkovitch, Paul;  Chance, James F.;  Cracraft, James;  Cross, Anthony;  Douglas, Hugh;  Duffy, Christopher;  Grey, Ian;  Hatton, Ragnhild M.;  Hughes, Lindsey;  Jonge, Alex de;  Klyuchevsky, Vasilii O.;  Massie, Robert K.;  Moulton, James R.;  Raeff, Marc;  Rothstein, Andrew;  Schuyler, Eugene;  Troyat, Henri;  and Wills, Rebecca.

 

Rice, Edward, Captain Sir Richard Burton, [1821-1891]:  The Secret Agent Who Made the Pilgrimage to Mecca, Discovered the Kama Sutra, and Brought the Arabian Nights to the West (New York, New York:  Charles Scribner’s Sons, 1990), pp. 522.  Also see:  Dugard, Martin;  James, Marquis;  Pakenham, Thomas;  Roberts, Cecil;  and Rotberg, Robert I.

 

Rice, Tamara Talbot, Elizabeth, Empress of Russia, [1709-1761.]  (New York, New York:  Praeger Publishers, 1970), pp. 231.   Also see:  Alexander, John T.;  Coughlan, Robert;  Leonard, Carol S.;  Longworth, Philip;  and Massie, Robert K.

 

Richardson, Glenn, Renaissance Monarchy:  The Reigns of Henry VIII, Francis I and Charles V  (New York, New York:  Oxford University Press, 2002), pp. 246.  Also see:  Ackroyd, Peter;  Armstrong, Edward;  Arnold, Thomas F.;  Brotton, Jeremy;  Burckhardt, Jacob;  Cohn, Henry J.;  Elmer, Peter;  Erlanger, Rachel;  Fernández, Alvarez Manuel;  Fernandez-Armesto, Felipe;,   Ferraro, Joanne M.;  Gregorovius, Ferdinand;  Grendler, Paul F.;  Hale, John;  Hook, Judith;  Kamen, Henry;  Kekewich, Lucille;  Knecht, Robert J.;  Kuehn, Thomas;  Levi, Anthony;  Lockyer, Roger;  Machiavelli, Niccoló;  Martin, Colin;  Martines, Lauro;  Pierson, Peter;  Richardson, Glen;  Ridley, Jasper;  Schwarzenfeld, Gertrude von;  Searle, Graham W.;  Seward, Desmond;  Starkey, David;  Thompson, James;  Trease, Geoffrey;  and Whitlock, Keith.   

 

Richardson, Louise, When Allies Differ:  Anglo-American Relations During the Suez and Falklands Crises (New York, New York:  St. Martin’s Press, 1996), pp. 278.

 

Ridley, Jasper, Napoleon III and Eugénie, [1808-1920.]  (London, U.K.;  Constable and Company, 1979), pp. 767.  Also see:  Arnold, Thomas F.;  Aubry, Octave;  Barker, A. J.;  Barker, Nancy;  Beik, Paul, Harold;  Bierman, John;  Bridge, F. R.;  Case, Lynn;  Crankshaw, Edward;  Cunningham, Michele;  Curtiss, John S.;  Duff, David;  Echard, William E.;  Erickson, Carolly;  Eyck, Erich;  Fischer-Fabian S.;  Fleury, Maurice;  Guerard, Albert;  Howard, Michael;  Isser, Natalie;  Millman, Richard;  Mitchell, Alan;  Palmer, Alan;  Pottinger, Anne E.;   Williamson-Ross, Hugh R.;  Royle, Trevor;  Seaton, Albert;  Smith, Dennis Mack;  Stearns, Peter N.;  Wawro, Geoffrey;  and Wetzel, David.   

 

_____, Henry VIII:  The Politics of Tyranny, [1491-1547.]  (New York, New York:  Viking Penguin, 1988), pp. 473.  Also see:  Ackroyd, Peter;  Armstrong, Edward;  Arnold, Thomas;  Beckingsale, B. W.;  Brotton, Jeremy;  Burckhardt, Jacob;  Cohn, Henry J.;  Crabites, Pierre;  Dobbs, Madeleine H.;  Elton, Geoffrey R.;  Erickson, Carolly;  Erlanger, Rachel;  Ferraro, Joanne M.;  Fraser, Antonia;  Gregorovius, Ferdinand;  Grendler, Paul F.;  Guy, John;  Haig, Christopher;  Hale, John;  Hook, Judith;  Kekewich, Lucille;  Knecht, Robert J.;  Lehmberg, Stanford E.;  Levi, Anthony;  Lockyer, Roger;  Mac Caffrey, Wallace;  Machiavelli, Niccoló;  Mc Conica, James K.;  More, Thomas M.;  Parker, Kenneth L.;  Parker, Thomas H. L.;  Parker, Thomas M.;  Richardson, Glenn;  Scarisbrick, J. J.;  Seward, Desmond;  Simons, Eric;  Smith, Lacy Baldwin;  Smith, H. Maynard;  Solt, Leo F.;  Starkey, David;  Thompson, James W.;  Trease, Geoffrey;  Whitlock, Keith;  Williams, Neville;  and Wooding, Lucy E. C.

 

_____, The Freemasons:  A History of the World’s Most Powerful Secret Society (New York, New York:  Arcade Publishing, 2001), pp. 357.  Also see:  Spence, Richard B.

 

Riley, Patrick William Joseph, The Union of England and Scotland:  A Study in Anglo-Scottish Politics of the Eighteenth Century (Manchester, U.K.;  Manchester University Press, 1978), pp. 351.  Also see:  Chandler, David;  Thomson, George Malcolm;  and Trevelyan, George Macualay.

 

Ritter, Gerhard, translated from the German by Heinz Norden, The Sword and the Scepter:  The Problem of Militarism in Germany (Coral Gables, FL.;  University of Miami Press, 1969), pp. 656.  Also see:  Bagdasarian,  Nicholas Der;  Cecil, Lamar;  Craig, Gordon A.;  Crankshaw, Edward;  Darmstaeder, F            riedrich;  Eyck, Brian;  Fischer-Fabian, S.;  Feuchtwanger, Edgar;  Howard, Mitchell;  Kennan,  George;  Manchester, William;  Medlicott, William N.;  Mitchell, Alan;  Pottinger, Anne E.;  Snyder, Louis;  Waller, Bruce;  Wawro. Geoffrey;  and Wetzel, David.  

 

Roberts, Andrew, Napoleon & Wellington:  The Battle of Waterloo and the Great Commanders Who Fought It (New York, New York:  Simon & Schuster, 2001), pp. 350.  Also see:  Asprey, Robert;  Castelot, André;  Chandler, David;  Elting, John R.;  Guedalla, Philip;  Hibbert, Christopher;  Geyl, Peter;  Lefebvre, Georges;  Meyerson, Daniel;  Muir, Rory;  Schom, Alan;  Thompson, J. M.;  Weider, Ben;  and Hamilton-Williams, David. 

 

Roberts, Brian, Cecil Rhodes, [1853-1902]:  A Flawed Colossus, [British Imperialist and Business Magnate] (New York, New York:  W.W. Norton & Company, 1987), pp. 319.  Also see:  Dugard, Martin; Pakenham, Thomas;  Rice, Edward;  and Rotberg, Robert I.

 

Roberts, Michael, Gustavus Adolphus and the Rise of Sweden, [1594-1632.] (London, U.K.;  English University Press, 1973), pp. 207.  Also see:  Croxton, Derek;  Fletcher, Charles R. L.;  Parker, Geoffrey;  and Wedgwood, Cicely V.

 

_____, (ed.), Sweden’s Age of Greatness, 1632-1718 (New York, New York:  St. Martin’s Press, 1973), pp.  314.  Also see:  Bengtsson, Frans G.;  Hatton, Ragnhild;  Massie, Robert K.;  and Moulton, James R.

 

_____, The Age of Liberty:  Sweden, 1719-1772 (London, U.K.;  Cambridge University Press, 1986), pp.  233.

 

Robinson, Robert, Black on Red:  My 44 Years Inside the Soviet Union:  An Autobiography by A Black American (Washington, D.C.;  Acropolis Books, L.T.D., 1988), pp. 436.  

 

Rockefeller, David, Memoirs  [America’s Banker.] (New York, New York:  Random House, 2002), pp.  517.  Also see:  Chernow, Ron;  Collier, Peter;  and Perscico, Joseph E.

 

Rose, Kenneth, King George V, [1865-1936.]  (New York, New York:  Alfred A. Knopf, 1984), pp. 514.

 

Rosenbaum, Herbert D. and Elizabeth Bartelme (eds.), Franklin D. Roosevelt:  The Man, the Myth, the Era, 1882-1945 (New York, New York:  Greenwood Press, 1987), pp. 411.  Also see:  Collier, Peter, et al.

 

Rosselli, John, The Life of Mozart, [1756-1791.]  (Cambridge, U.K.;  Cambridge University Press, 1998), pp. 171.  Also see:  Solomon, Maynard;  and Heartz, David.

 

Rotberg, Robert I. (ed.), Africa and Its Explorers:  Motives, Methods, and Impact (Cambridge, MA.;  Cambridge University Press, 1970), pp. 351.  Also see:  Dugard, Martin;  Pakenham, Thomas.  Rice, Edward;  and Roberts, Cecil.

 

Rothkrug, Linel, Opposition to Louis XIV:  The Political and Social Origins of the French Enlightenment (Princeton, N.J.;  University Press, 1965), pp. 533.  Also see:  Bernier, Olivier;  Barker, Nancy;  Kamen, Henry;  Ranum, Orest A.;  and Shennan, J. H.

 

Rothstein, Andrew, Peter the Great and Marlborough:  Politics and Diplomacy in Converging Wars (New York, New York:  St. Martin’s Press, 1986), pp.  247.  Also see:  Bengtsson, Frans G.;  Chance, James F.;  Cracraft, James;  Cross, Anthony;  Douglas, Hugh;  Duffy, Christopher;  Frost, Robert I.; Hatton, Ragnhild M.;  Hughes, Lindsey;  Massie, Robert K.;  Moulton, James R.;  and Wills, Rebecca.

 

Rowland, Peter, David Lloyd George [Prime Minister of England]:  A Biography, [1863-1945.]  (New York, New York:  Macmillian Publishing Co., Inc., 1975), pp. 872.

 

Rowse, A. L., William Shakespeare:  A Biography, [1569-1616.]  (New York, New York:  Harper & Row, Publishers, 1963), pp. 484.  Also see:  Fraser, Antonia;  Guy John;  Lockyer, Roger;  Mac Caffrey, Wallace;  Manning, Roger B.;  and Neale, John E.   

 

Royle, Trevor, Crimea:  The Great Crimean War, 1864-1856 (New York, New York:  St. Martin’s Press, 2000), pp. 564.  Also see:  Barker, A. J.;  Curtiss, John S.;  Graham, Stephen;  Lincoln, W. Bruce;  Palmer, Alan;   Seaton, Albert;  and Wetzel, David.    

 

Russell, Peter E., Prince Henry The Navigator [1394-1460]:  A Life (New Haven, CT.;  Yale University Press, 2000), pp. 488.  Also see:  Bawlf, Samuel;  Collis, John Stewart;  Varón Gabai, Rafael;  Madariaga, Salvador de;  Thomas, Hugh;  Withey Lynne;  Wood, Michael;  and Wright, Helen.