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Kathleen Osgood and Anna Bara

John McCannon, A History of the Arctic: Nature, Exploration and Exploitation Kathleen Osgood

Julian Agyeman and Yelena Ogneva-Himmerlberger, eds., Environmental Justice and Sustainability in the Former Soviet Union Anna Bara

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Anna Bara and Sveta Yamin-Pasternak

Religion and Magic in Socialist and Post-Socialist Contexts I: Historic and Ethnographic Case Studies of Orthodoxy, Heterodoxy, and Alternative Spirituality. Alexandra Cotofana and James M. Nyce, eds. (Stuttgart; ibidem Press, 2017), 200 pages. ISBN: 9783838210391. Paperback, $45.00.

Litsom k moriu: Pamiati Liudmily Bogoslovskoi. Igor Krupnik, ed. (Moscow: Moskva, 2016), 647 pages. ISBN 978-5600013650.

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Otto Habeck, Anna Bara and Oxana Zemtsova

Adam Johann von Krusenstern, Georg Heinrich von Langsdorff, Otto von Kotzebue, Adelbert von Chamisso: Forschungsreisen auf Kamtschatka: Auszüge aus den Werken by Marie-Theres Federhofer and Diana Ordubadi, eds. Review by Otto Habeck

Frozen Assets: British Mining, Exploration, and Geopolitics on Spitsbergen, 1904–53 by Frigga Kruse Review by Anna Bara

In the Lands of the Romanovs: An Annotated Bibliography of First-Hand English-Language Accounts of the Russian Empire (1613–1917) by Anthony Cross Review by Oxana Zemtsova

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Tatiana Argounova-Low, Oxana Zemtsova and Anna Bara

Agitating Images: Photography against History in Indigenous Siberia Craig Campbell (Minneapolis: University of Minnesota Press, 2014), 268 pp., 19 illustrations, $27.00 (paper). ISBN: 978-0-8166-8106-8.

Empire of Extinction: Russians and the North Pacific’s Strange Beasts of the Sea, 1741–1867 Ryan Tucker Jones (New York: Oxford University Press, 2014), xi + 296 pp. $58.00 (cloth). ISBN: 978-0-19-934341-6.

The Depths of Russia: Oil, Power, and Culture after Socialism Douglas Rogers (London: Cornell University Press, 2015), 370 pp., maps, photographs, drawings. $27.95 (paper). ISBN: 978-0-8014-5658-9.

Books Available for Review Bille, Franck. Sinophobia: Anxiety, Violence, and the Making of Mongolian Identity. Honolulu: University of Hawai’i Press, 2015, 255 pp. [Cloth $57] ISBN: 978-0-8248-3982-6

Missonova, L. I. Lexicon of the Uilta as a Historical and Ethnographic Source. Moscow: Science, 2013, 334 pp., 24 colored figures and maps. [Cloth, no price available] ISBN 978-5-02038-033-2

Stépanoff, Charles, Carole Ferret, Gaëlle Lacaze, and Julien Thorez. Nomadismes d’Asie centrale et septentrionale [Nomadism in Central and North Asia]. Paris: Armand Colin, 2013, 288 pp. [Cloth €35.00] ISBN 978-2-20027-537-2

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Anna Bara, Tero Mustonen and Oxana Zemtsova

The Merchants of Siberia: Trade in Early Modern Eurasia Erika Monahan (Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2016), xiv + 424 pp., 17 illustrations, charts, maps. $49.95 (cloth). ISBN 978-0-8014-5407.

Becoming Inummarik: Men’s Lives in an Inuit Community Peter Collings (London: McGill-Queen’s University Press, 2014), 406 pp. [Paperback, $32.95] ISBN 978-0-7735-4313-3

Bridging Divides: Ethno-Political Leadership among the Russian Sámi Indra Overland and Mikkel Berg-Nordlie (New York: Berghahn Books, 2015), 162 pp., 11 figures and tables. $27.95 (paper). ISBN 978-1-78238-919-4

Conversations with Power: Soviet and Post-Soviet Developments in the Reindeer Husbandry Part of the Kola Peninsula Yulian Konstantinov Uppsala Studies in Cultural Anthropology, Number 56 (Uppsala: Acta Universitatis Upsaliensis, 2015), 417 pp. No price (paper). ISBN 978-91-554-9150-5

Reconsidering Inner Asia: Shared Spaces, Shifting Identities Suchandana Chatterjee (Calcutta: Maulana Abul Kalam Azad Institute of Asian Studies, Manohar, 2014), 222 pp. $45.00 (cloth). ISBN 978-93-5098-032-3.

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Christopher Hill, Anna Bara, David Dettmann, Joseph Livesey and Falk Huettmann

Geoarchaeology and Radiocarbon Chronology of Stone Age Northeast Asia Vladimir V. Pitul’ko and Elena Yu. Pavlova, translated by Richard L. Bland (College Station: Texas A&M University Press, 2016), 256 pp., 54 b/w illus., 26 tables. $60.00 (hardcover). ISBN: 978-1-62349-330-1

Sustaining Russia’s Arctic Cities: Resource Politics, Migration, and Climate Change Edited by Robert W. Orttung (New York: Berghahn Books, 2016), 274 pp., index, figures, maps, tables. $130.00 (hardcover). ISBN: 978-1-78533-315-6

Sinophobia: Anxiety, Violence, and the Making of Mongolian Identity Franck Billé (Honolulu: University of Hawai‘i Press, 2015), 272 pp. $80.00 (cloth). ISBN: 978-0-8248-3982-6

Shadow Networks: Border Economies, Informal Markets and Organized Crime in the Russian Far East Tobias Holzlehner (Berlin: Lit Verlag, 2015), 240 pp., charts, figures, maps, references, index. €29.90 (paperback). ISBN: 978-3-643-90651-9

Lebenswelten Sibiriens: Aus Natur und Geschichte des Jennissei-Stromlandes Carsten Goehrke (Zurich: Chronos, 2016), 736 pp. €71.00 (hardcover). ISBN: 978-3-0340-1348-2

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Boris Belge, Anna Bara, Tricia Starks and Christopher J. Ward

Smoking under the Tsars: A History of Tobacco in Imperial Russia. Tricia Starks. (Ithaca, NY: Cornell University Press, 2018), xiii + 320 pp. ISBN 978-1-5017-2205-9.

White Fox and Icy Seas in the Western Arctic: The Fur Trade, Transportation and Change in the Early Twentieth Century. John R. Bockstoce. (New Haven and London: Yale University Press, 2018), 327 pp., index, illustrations, maps, $40.00 (hardback). ISBN 978-0-300-22179-4.

Delo—Tabak: Polveka fabriki “Iava” glazami ee rukovoditelia. Leonid Sinel’nikov. (Moscow: Delo, 2017), 511 pp., ISBN: 978-5-7749-1260-5.

Life Histories of Etnos Theory in Russia and Beyond. David G. Anderson, Dmitry V. Arzyutov and Sergei S. Alymov, eds. (Cambridge, UK: Open Book Publishers, 2019), 425 pp.,, ISBN 9781783745449.

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Ryan T. Jones, Anna Bara, Galina V Grosheva, Ekaterina Gruzdeva, Peter Schweitzer, Kathryn Demps and Roza Laptander

A World Trimmed with Fur: Wild Things and the Natural Fringes of Qing Rule Jonathan Schlesinger (Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 2017), 288 pp. ISBN: 9780804799966

Ethnic and Religious Minorities in Stalin’s Soviet Union: New Dimensions of Research Andrej Kotljarchuk and Olle Sundström, eds. (Stockholm: Elanders, 2017), 283 pp., paperback $27.00. ISBN: 978-91-7601-777-7.

Kosmologiia i praktika sibirskogo shamanizma Elena V. Nam (Tomsk: Tomskii gosudarstvennyi universitet, 2017), 296 pp. ISBN: 978-5-7511-2521-9.

Kul’tura i resursy. Opyt etnologicheskogo obsledovaniia sovremennogo polozheniia narodov Severnogo Sakhalina Dmitrii Funk, ed. (Moscow: “Demos,” 2015), 272 pp. ISBN 978-5-9904710-6-1.

Maritime Hunting Culture of Chukotka: Traditions and Modern Practices Igor Krupnik and Rachel Mason, eds. (Anchorage, AK: National Park Service, Shared Beringian Heritage Program, 2016), 343 pp. ISBN: 9780990725251. Litsom k moriu: Pamiati Liudmily Bogoslovskoi Igor Krupnik, ed. (Moscow: Moskva, 2016), 647 pp. ISBN 9785600013650.

T-Bone Whacks and Caviar Snacks: Cooking with Two Texans in Siberia and the Russian Far East Sharon Hudgins (Denton: University of North Texas Press, 2018), 448 pp. ISBN: 9781574417142.

Bij de Joekagieren. Het oudste toendravolk van Noord-Oost Siberië / Life with the Yukaghir: Northeast Siberia’s Oldest Tundra People Cecilia Odé (Lias, Uitgeverij: Verschijningsjass, 2018), 240 pp., €29.95 (paperback). ISBN: 978-90-8803-099-4.