Serhii Plokhy
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Serhii Plokhy

Serhii Plokhy is the Mykhailo Hrushevsky Professor of Ukrainian History at Harvard and the director of the university's Ukrainian Research Institute. A leading authority on Eastern Europe, he has lived and taught in Ukraine, Canada and the United States. The author of ten books, including the award-winning The Last Empire, which received the Lionel Gelber Prize, the Pushkin House Russian Book Prize and the Antonovych Ukrainian Book Prize, Plokhy lives in Arlington, Massachusetts.

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    • Chernobyl

    • The History of a Nuclear Catastrophe
    • By: Serhii Plokhy
    • Narrated by: Ralph Lister
    • Length: 14 hrs and 52 mins
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    From a preeminent historian of Eastern Europe, the definitive history of the Chernobyl nuclear disaster....

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    • Well Worth the Time

    • By Chris Reich on 08-09-18
    • The History of a Nuclear Catastrophe
    • By: Serhii Plokhy
    • Narrated by: Ralph Lister
    • Length: 14 hrs and 52 mins
    • Release date: 05-15-18
    • 4.5 out of 5 stars 832 ratings

    Regular price: $29.95

    • The Gates of Europe

    • A History of Ukraine
    • By: Serhii Plokhy
    • Narrated by: Ralph Lister
    • Length: 15 hrs and 20 mins
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    Today's conflict is only the latest in a long history of battles over Ukraine's existence as a sovereign nation....

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    • A Timely History

    • By Mike on 01-04-17

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    • Chernobyl

    • History of a Tragedy
    • By: Serhii Plokhy
    • Narrated by: Leighton Pugh
    • Length: 13 hrs and 35 mins
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    On the morning of 26 April 1986, Europe witnessed the worst nuclear disaster in history: the explosion of a reactor at the Chernobyl nuclear power plant in Soviet Ukraine.... 

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    • Lost Kingdom

    • The Quest for Empire and the Making of the Russian Nation
    • By: Serhii Plokhy
    • Narrated by: Peter Ganim
    • Length: 16 hrs and 2 mins
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    Award-winning historian Serhii Plokhy argues that we can understand the confluence of Russian imperialism and nationalism today only by delving into the nation's history....

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    • More like a history of Languages spoke in Russia.

    • By kucherv on 10-24-17
    • The Quest for Empire and the Making of the Russian Nation
    • By: Serhii Plokhy
    • Narrated by: Peter Ganim
    • Length: 16 hrs and 2 mins
    • Release date: 10-10-17
    • 4 out of 5 stars 29 ratings

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    • The Man with the Poison Gun

    • A Cold War Spy Story
    • By: Serhii Plokhy
    • Narrated by: Clive Chafer
    • Length: 12 hrs and 1 min
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    In the fall of 1961, KGB assassin Bogdan Stashinsky defected to West Germany. After spilling his secrets to the CIA, Stashinsky was put on trial....

    • 3 out of 5 stars
    • Decent spy novel but not the best

    • By Vignesh Krishnan on 07-04-19

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    • Yalta

    • The Price of Peace
    • By: S. M. Plokhy
    • Narrated by: Henry Strozier
    • Length: 22 hrs and 38 mins
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    Bolstered by Soviet wiretaps, Plokhy’s engrossing narrative of Stalin, Churchill, and FDR’s negotiations reveals the West did better than previously thought....

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    • By Robin LaCorte on 06-27-19

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