Putin's Idea of Russia, the History of a Notion of History; or, a (Very) Brief History of Russia
Putin's recent actions in the Ukraine have brought a resurgence of Cold War-era rhetoric among Western politicians. Comparisons of Putin to Hitler are futile, as comparisons to Hitler and the Nazis are heard almost daily, often in completely mundane circumstances. Furthermore, figures similar to Putin are replete throughout Russian history, comparisons to Russian historical figures...
Putin and Russian History