Wilson Center Experts

Roger Reese

Kennan Institute Short-Term Scholar
Kennan Institute

Russia and Eurasia
Professor of History, Texas A&M University
Wilson Center Project(s):
The Russian Orthodox Church in World War II
Jun 01, 1997
Jul 01, 1997

Project Summary

research for a book on the history of the Soviet Army; research in the CPSU Central Committee archives on microfilm; present a history of the Soviet Army from 1918 to 1991 on selected themes using social history methodology as well as traditional approaches to the study of military systems; explain the evolution of the Soviet military from a tool of revolution to a traditional state institution

Previous Terms at the Wilson Center:
Kennan Institute Short-Term Scholar, June 1997, "Soviet History: The View from the Barracks"; Kennan Institute Short-Term Scholar, July 1990, "The Red Army Officer Corps"