Lyuba Vinogradova was born in Moscow in 1973 and is a specialist in Soviet and contemporary Russian history. Lyuba has worked in all the main Russian archives and in 1995 was introduced to Antony Beevor, for whom she researched material for his book, Stalingrad. Since then she has worked on a number of other research projects with Antony and other English-speaking writers including Max Hastings and Simon Sebag Montefiore.
Lyuba is the translator and co-editor with Antony Beevor of A Writer at War – Vasily Grossman with the Red Army 1941 – 1945, published in the UK and US in 2005 and translated into eighteen languages.
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