David Patrick Houghton is a senior lecturer in the Defence Studies Department at King’s College London.
Tommaso Piffer is a Marie Curie Postdoctoral Fellow at Cambridge University and an affiliate of Harvard University’s Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies and in 2014–2015 was a postdoctoral fellow at the International Center for the History and Sociology of World War II and Its Consequences at the Higher School of Economics in Moscow.
Kevin W. Martin is an assistant professor in the Department of Near Eastern Languages and Cultures and an adjunct professor in the Department of History at Indiana University.
Zachary Shore is an associate professor in the Department of History at the U.S. Naval Postgraduate School and a senior fellow of the Institute of European Studies at the University of California, Berkeley.
Thomas K. Robb is a lecturer and director of the International History and Grand Strategy Research Group in the Department of History at Oxford Brookes University (UK).
David James Gill is an associate professor in the School of Politics and International Relations at the University of Nottingham and a research associate at the Centre for Financial History at Cambridge University.
Archie Brown is a professor of politics emeritus at Oxford University and a senior fellow emeritus of St. Antony’s College, Oxford.
Gary Kern is an independent scholar of Russian/Soviet history and literature and a translator of books from Russian. [End Page v]