New Nobility The Restoration of Russia's Security State and the Enduring Legacy of the KGB

ISBN-10: 1610390555

ISBN-13: 9781610390552

Edition: N/A

Authors: Andrei Soldatov, Irina Borogan

List price: $16.99 Buy it from $4.23
30 day, 100% satisfaction guarantee

If an item you ordered from TextbookRush does not meet your expectations due to an error on our part, simply fill out a return request and then return it by mail within 30 days of ordering it for a full refund of item cost.

Learn more about our returns policy


The security services have played a central--and often mysterious--role at key turning points in Russia during the tumultuous years following the Soviet collapse: from the Moscow apartment house bombings and theater siege, to the war in Chechnya and the Beslan school massacre. In this riveting investigation, two intrepid journalists penetrate the secret world of the FSB and illustrate how the security services have evolved into a ruthless, violently powerful force that is inextricably woven into modern Russia's fundamental makeup, and has become more shadowy than its predecessor, the Soviet KGB.
Used Starting from $10.64
New Starting from $14.86
what's this?
Rush Rewards U
Members Receive:
You have reached 400 XP and carrot coins. That is the daily max!
Study Briefs

Limited time offer: Get the first one free! (?)

All the information you need in one place! Each Study Brief is a summary of one specific subject; facts, figures, and explanations to help you learn faster.

Add to cart
Study Briefs
Periodic Table Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Business Ethics Online content $4.95 $1.99
Add to cart
Study Briefs
Business Law Online content $4.95 $1.99
Customers also bought

Book details

List price: $16.99
Publisher: PublicAffairs
Publication date: 9/13/2011
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 318
Size: 5.75" wide x 9.00" long x 0.75" tall
Weight: 0.792
Language: English

The FSB Regains Power
The Dawn of a New Era: The Birth of the FSB
Friends in High Places: Cultivating the Security Services
"The Interests of the State Demand It": Spymaria
The Threat Within: Infiltrating Countermovements
Targeting Extremism: The Rise of "Watchdog Surveillance
Living Off the Fat of the Land: The New Elite
The Love of the Game: The FSB and National Sport
The Renaissance of Yuri Andropov
The Propaganda Machine: Image-Making and the FSB
The Secret Underground
Lefortovo Prison
Response to Terrorism
The Nord-Ost Siege
The Beslan Crisis
The Russian Response
Extrajudicial Killings
Activity Abroad
FSB Intelligence
About the Authors
Free shipping on orders over $35*

*A minimum purchase of $35 is required. Shipping is provided via FedEx SmartPost® and FedEx Express Saver®. Average delivery time is 1 – 5 business days, but is not guaranteed in that timeframe. Also allow 1 - 2 days for processing. Free shipping is eligible only in the continental United States and excludes Hawaii, Alaska and Puerto Rico. FedEx service marks used by permission."Marketplace" orders are not eligible for free or discounted shipping.

Learn more about the TextbookRush Marketplace.