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The Ransom of Russian Art
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Hardcover
Book cover for 9780374246822
 
from Farrar Straus & Giroux (December 1, 1994)
9780374246822 | details & prices | 5.75 × 8.75 × 0.75 in. | 0.95 lbs | List price $20.00
About: Reveals the clandestine activities of an American professor who retrieved eight thousand works of Soviet art by visiting dissident artists in the Soviet Union
Paperback
Book cover for 9780374524500
 
Reprint edition from Farrar Straus & Giroux (January 1, 1998)
9780374524500 | details & prices | 5.50 × 8.00 × 0.50 in. | 0.65 lbs | List price $12.00
About: In the 1960s and 1970s, an American professor of Soviet economics forayed on his own in the Soviet Union, bought the work of underground "unofficial" artists, and brought it out himself or arranged to have it illegally shipped to the United States.