About the Book This impressive volume has been revised and updated for the new geographical realities of the '90s. It is the first Russian-English dictionary to cover all the linguistic changes--new political terminology, new Russian institutions, new place names--that have accompanied the breakup of the Soviet Union. This edition is ten percent larger than the first edition, with 27,000 words in the English-Russian section and 40,000 words in the Russian-English section. Book Synopsis Based on American rather than British English, this is among the first Russian dictionaries revised for the post-Soviet era. Includes new political terminology, new Russian institutions, new countries and republics and new city names. Contains 26,000 entries in the English-Russian section and 40,000 words in the Russian-English section. Irregularities in Russian declensions and conjugations appear at the beginning of each entry. About the Author Kenneth Katzner is the author of English-Russian, Russian-English Dictionary, Revised and Expanded Edition, published by Wiley.