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AHA member Jeanie M. Welch’s (Univ. of North Carolina, Charlotte) book, co-authored with Kelly J. Evans (Eastern Washington Univ.), Witnessing Stalin’s Justice: The United States and the Moscow Show Trials was published in September 2023 by Bloomsbury Academic. The book uses contemporaneous sources to chronicle US reactions to Stalin’s trials of leading Bolsheviks during the 1930s. It highlights the varied reactions to the trials from official US government officials, the press, and political groups.