"A horribly funny book...to be kept close at hand and reread whenever we are told of a land where...the human soul is re-engineered and human nature uplifted."
—The Washington Post
"Professor Hollander has produced a book of illumination which is to a high degree entertaining...[he] brings to his task a useful detachment."
—Edward Crankshaw, The Observer (London)
"An important and timely book that will be widely read, reread and debated for years."
—William J. Wilson. University of Chicago
About the Author
Paul Hollander is professor emeritus at the University of Massachusetts, Amherst and center associate at the Davis Center for Russian and Eurasian Studies at Harvard University. His books include Political Pilgrims, The Many Faces of Socialism, and Soviet and American Society: A Comparison.