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Gabriel Gorodetsky

Gabriel Gorodetsky is a Quondam Fellow of All Souls College, Oxford, and Professor Emeritus of History at Tel Aviv University, having also held visiting fellowships at St Anthony’s College, Oxford; Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars, Washington; and the Institute for Advanced Study, Princeton.

The Maisky Diaries
The diaries of Ivan Maisky, Soviet Ambassador to the UK from 1932-43, discovered and scrupulously edited by Professor Gabriel Gorodetsky, offer  unprecedented insight into events surrounding the Second World War. Maisky enjoyed unique access to key players in British public life – politicians, diplomats, press barons, intellectuals and royalty – as well as being privy to the impact of personal rivalries within the Kremlin on Soviet policy, providing an extraordinary vie...