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A Communist Odyssey: Now Available

November 5, 2012

The Central European University Press of Budapest and New York has published A Communist Odyssey: The Life of József Pogány/John Pepper by Thomas Sakmyster, professor emeritus of history at the University of Cincinnati. The book launches during the 2012 annual conference of the Association for Slavic, East European, and Eurasian Studies (ASEEES). Dr. Sakmyster will […]

Red Conspirator, by Thomas Sakmyster

February 8, 2011

From August 3, 1948, until today, America has had to wait to learn more about the head of Soviet espionage in Washington during the 1930s. On that day, Whittaker Chambers (my grandfather) told the House Un-American Activities Committee (HUAC) under subpoena… >Read more