We Shall Be Masters  


We Shall Be Masters
Harvard University Press | May 27, 2022 | 384 pages
ISBN: 9780674916449

Generations of Russians have pursued wealth and power in the East, colonizing Pacific regions and spreading political influence into Asia. Why have these efforts largely failed? Chris Miller argues that Russian citizens and leaders, concentrated in the European borderlands, have always struggled to maintain faith and interest in eastward expansion.