(see also Russia: Soviet Regime & Russia since 1990)
On the Web: Specialized Sites
Laitin, D.D. "Language & nationalism in the post-Soviet republics," Post-Soviet Affairs 12,1 (1996):4-24.
In the Library: Non-Fiction Books
Bremmer, Ian. & Ray Taras (eds.) New States, New Politics: Building the Post-Soviet Nations (NY: Campridge, 1997).
Eglitis, Daina Stukuls. Imagining the Nation: History, Modernity & Revolution in Latvia (University Park: Pennsylvania State U., 2003).
Kolsto, Pal. Nation-Building & Ethnic Integration in Post-Soviet Societies: An Investigation of Latvia & Kazakhstan (Boulder: Westview, 1999).
Mangulis, Visvaldis. Latvia in the Wars of the 20th C. (Princeton Junction NJ: Cognition, 1983).
Steen, Anton. Between Past & Future: Elites, Democracy & the State in Post-Communist Countries: A Comparison of Estonia, Latvia & Lithuania (Brookfield VT: Ashgate, 1997).
Swain, Geoffrey. Between Stalin & Hitler: Class War & Race War on the Dvina, 1940-1946 (NY: Routledge/Curzon, 2004).
In the Library: Fiction
In the Library: For Young Readers
In the Library: Poetry
In the Library: Drama
In the Library: Photography
Fels, Thomas (curator). Comrades & Cameras: Photographs from Latvia & Soviet Republics (Santa Barbara CA: Santa Barbara Museum, 1991).