Books on Nagorno-Karabagh, alphabetized by author


Note to readers: just because a title is in English does not mean that the book is in English. We might have added the work to our database based on a citation in a book or article and thus would have no further information on it.

Popular Armenian Tales, Volume 5 (Artsakh) (Yerevan, 1966).

Armenian-Russian Relations during the First Third of the 18th Century, Volume II (Yerevan, 1967).

Grakan Gharabagh: Gharabaghi inknaver marzi eritasard groghneri almanakh (Yerevan: Sovetakan Grogh, 1988) 261 pages.

Amnesty International Report 1993 (Washington, D.C.: Amnesty International, 1993) 354 pages.

The Truth About Nagorno-Karabakh: Collection of Documents (Yerevan: Yerevan State University, 1989).

Popular Armenian Tales, Volume 7 (Artsakh-Zangezur) (Yerevan, 1979).

Armenian-Russian Relations during the First Third of the 18th Century, Volume I (Yerevan, 1964).

Popular Armenian Tales, Volume 6 (Artsakh-Utik) (Yerevan, 1973).

Abrahamian, A. Deciphering Caucasian Albanian Inscriptions (Yerevan, 1964).

Academy of Sciences. Nagorno-Karabagh: Historical Documents (, 1988).

Aliev, I. Mountainous Karabagh: History, Facts, and Events (Baku, 1989).

Aliev, K. Caucasian Albania from the First Century B.C. to the First Century A.D. (Baku, 1974).

Altstadt, Audrey. The Azerbaijani Turks: Power and Identity under Russian Rule (Stanford, CA: Hoover Institution Press, 1992) 331 pages.
If you read this book, you should also look at George Bournoutian's review of it in the Autumn 1992 issue of the Armenian Review (Vol. 45, No. 3)

Amnesty International. Azerbaydzhan: Hostages in the Karabakh Conflict, Civilians Continue to Pay the Price (New York, NY: Amnesty International, April 1993) 13 pages.

Aramayis. Mi kani glukh hay-trkakan endharumnerits (Some Chapters from Armenian-Turkish attacks) (Tbilisi: Bratstvo Publishing House, 1907) 100 pages.

Asenbauer, Haig. E. Zum Selbstbestimmungsrecht des armenischen Volkes von Berg-Karabach (Vienna: Wilhelm Braumuller, 1993).

Avagian, S. History of the Press in Karabagh (1828-1920) (Yerevan, 1989).

Baratow, Boris. The Angel of Artsakh: Monuments of Armenian Art in Nagorno-Karabakh (Moscow: Lingvist Publishers, 1992) 216 pages.

Barkhudariants, M. Artsakh (Baku, 1895).

Barkhudariants, M. The Country of the Aghuans and Its Neighbors (Tiflis, 1893).

Barseghov, G. The Right of Self-Determination as the Base of a Democratic Solution of Inter-Ethnic Problems (Yerevan, 1989).

Beglaryan, Hrachya. Hrashk erkir im Gharabagh: Banasteghtsutyunner (Yerevan: Nairi, 1990) 144 pages.

Behrad, Abdulahad. Qarabagh in History (: Tabriz, 1993).

Berndt, Jerry. Armenia: Portraits of Survival (Altadena, CA: Donald E. Miller, 1994).

Bremmer, Ian (ed) Taras, Ray (ed) . Nations and Politics in the Soviet Successor States (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1993) 577 pages.

Brook, Stephen. Claws of the Crab: Georgia and Armenia in Crisis (London: Sinclair-Stevenson, 1992) 354 pages.

Brosset, M.-F. (trans). S. Orbelian, Historie de la Siounie (St. Petersburg, 1864/1866).

Brown, Cynthia (ed) Karim, Farhad (ed) . Playing the Communal Card: Communal Violence and Human Rights (New York, NY: Human Rights Watch, 1995) 153 pages.

Brown, Cynthia (ed). Human Rights Watch World Report 1994: Events of 1993 (New York, NY: Human Rights Watch, 1993) 389 pages.

Brown, Cynthia (ed) McClintock, Michael (ed) . Human Rights Watch World Report 1995: Events of 1994 (New York, NY: Human Rights Watch, 1994) 362 pages.

Caratini, R. Dictionnaire des nationalites et des minorities en URSS (Paris, 1990).

Carrere d'Encausse, HeleneThe End of the Soviet Empire: The Triumph of the Nations, trans. Franklin Philip (New York, NY: BasicBooks, 1993) 292 pages.

Chorbajian, Levon, Patrick Donabedian, and Claude Mutafian The Caucasian Knot: The History and Geo-Politics of Nagorno-Karabagh (Atlantic Highlands, NJ: Zed Books, 1994) 198 pages.

Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe. The Presidential Election in Azerbaijan, June 7, 1992: Baku and Mardakyan (Washington, D.C.: Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe, June 26, 1992) 19 pages.

Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe. From Vienna to Helsinki: Reports on the Inter-Sessional Meetings of the CSCE Process (Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing House, Apr 1992) 190 pages.

Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe. The Conference on Security and Cooperation in Europe: An Overview of the CSCE Process, Recent Meetings and Institutional Development (Washington, D.C.: U.S. Government Printing House, Feb 1992) 47 pages.

Cosman, Catherine and Robert Kushen . Glasnost in Jeopardy: Human Rights in the USSR (New York, NY: Helsinki Watch, April 1991) 180 pages.

Council on Foreign Relations. Foreign Affairs Chronology 1978-1989 (New York, NY: Foreign Affairs, 1990) 412 pages.

Cox, Caroline and John Eibner . Ethnic Cleansing in Process (Zurich: Institute for Religious Minorities in the Islamic World, 1993) 69 pages.

Denber, Rachel (ed). The Soviet Nationality Reader: The Disintegration in Context (Boulder, CO: Westview Press, 1992) 635 pages.

Der Melkonian-Minassian, Chake. Le dossier armenien [The Armenian file] (Montreal: Comite national armenien du Canada, 1988) 87 pages.

Diuk, Nadia and Adrian Karatnycky . The Hidden Nations: The People Challenge the Soviet Union (New York, NY: William Morrow and Company, Inc., 1990) 284 pages.

Donabedian, Patrick and Claude Mutafian. Artsakh: Histoire du Karabakh [Artsakh: History of Karabakh] (Sevig Press, 1990).

Donabedian, Patrick and Claude Mutafian . Le Karabakh: Une terre armenienne en Azerbaidjan [Karabakh: An Armenian Territory in Azerbaijan] (Groupement pour les Droits des Minorities, 1989).

Donabedian, Patrick. Le Karabagh: une terre armenienne en Azerbaidjan (Paris: Groupment pour les Droits des Minorities, 1989) 95 pages.

Ebon, Martin. KGB: Death and Rebirth (Westport, CT: Praeger Publishers, 1994) 227 pages.

Frelick, Bill. Faultlines of National Conflict: Refugees and Displaced Persons from Armenia and Azerbaijan (Washington, D.C.: U.S. Committee for Refugees, March 1994) 44 pages.

Gaume, Myriam. Les Invites de la Terre: Armenie, Karabagh, 1988-1992 [Guests on this Earth: Armenia, Karabagh, 1988-1992) (Paris: Editions de Seuil, 1993) 240 pages.

Ghaziyan, A. Artsakhh (Yerevan: Armenian Ethnography and Folklore, Vol XV, 1983).

Glebov, Oleg and John Crowfoot, eds. . The Soviet Empire: Its Nations Speak Out (London, UK: Harwood Academic Publishers, 1989) 189 pages.

Goldenberg, Suzanne. Pride of Small Nations: The Caucasus and Post-Soviet Disorder (London: Zed Books, 1994) 233 pages.

Goldman, Minton F. Russia, the Eurasian Republics, and Central/Eastern Europe, Fifth Edition (Guilford, CT: The Dushkin Publishing Group, Inc, 1994) 308 pages.

Gurr, Ted Robert, Barbara Hariff, Monty G. Marshall, and James R. Scarritt. Minorities at Risk: A Global View of Ethnopolitical Conflicts (Washington, D.C.: United States Institute of Peace, 1993) 427 pages.

Hacikyan, A. J. The Battle of the Prophets (Los Angeles, CA: Abaka Books, 1981) 224 pages.

Hakobian, H. The Medieval Art of Artsakh (Yerevan: Parberakan, 1991) 96 pages.

Hakobian, H. The Miniature of Artsakh-Utik, 13-14th Centuries (Yerevan, 1989).

Hamd Allah Mustawfi of Qazwin The Geographical Part of the Nuzhat al-Qulub, trans. G. Le Strange (Leiden, 1919).

Hewsen, Robert H. "The Kingdom of Arc'ax, " chap. in Thomas J. Samuelian and Michael E. Stone, eds.,Medieval Armenian Culture (Chico, CA: Scholars Press, 1984), pp. 42-68.

Hubschmann, H. Die altarmenischen Ortsnamen (Strasbourg, 1904).

Ioannisian, A.R. Iosif Emin (Yerevan, 1989) 290 pages.

Javanshir, Ahmedbek. The Political Existence of the Khanate of Karabagh (from 1747-1805) (Baku, 1961).

Kapantsian, G. (Ghapantsian). Chetto-Armeniaca (Yerevan, 1931).

Khacheryan, L.G. Davit Bek Entir Patmutsyun [David Bek Chosen History] (Glendale, CA: Alco Printing Co., 1988) 209 pages.

Khatchatrian, A. The Armenian Army in the 18th Century (Yerevan, 1968).

Lapidus, Gai, Victor Zaslavsky, and Philip Goldman, ed. From Union to Commonwealth: Nationalism and Separatism in the Soviet republics (New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 1992) 127 pages.

Leo. Works (Yerevan, Vol. III, Book 2, 1973).

Libaridian, Gerard, ed. Armenia at the Crossroads: Democracy and Nationhood in the Post-Soviet Era (Watertown, MA: Blue Crane Books, 1991) 170 pages.

Libaridian, Gerard, ed. Armenia at the Crossroads: Democracy and Nationhood in the Post-Soviet Era (Watertown, MA: Blue Crane Books, 1991) 170 pages.

Libaridian, Gerard J. The Karabagh File (Cambridge, MA: The Zoryan Institute for Contemporary Armenian Research & Documentation, 1988) 171 pages.

Lisitsian, S. The Armenians of Mountainous Karabagh, Ethnographic Essay (Yerevan: Series: Armenian Ethnography and Folklore, Vol. XII, 1981).

Luchterhandt, Otto. Nagorny Karabakh's Right to State Independence According to International Law (Boston, MA: Armenian Rights Council, 1993) 83 pages.

Mahjoubian, Charles N. America's Conscience: Gorbachev's Dilemma (Wayne, PA: Charles N Mahjoubian, 1990).

Mamedova, F. Political History and Historical Geography of Caucasian Albania (Baku, 1986).

Manoukian, Agopik and Armen Manoukian. Documents of Armenian Architecture--Gharabagh (Milano, Italy: OEMME Edizioni, 1988).

Mardikian, Ohanes and Hampar Krikorian. The Invisible War: The Current Situation in the Caucasus (Washington, D.C.: Armenian American Action Committee, [1994]).

Marquart, J. Eransahr nach der Geographie des Ps. Moses Chorenaci (Berlin, 1901).

Melkonian, Monte. The Right to Struggle: Selected Writings of Monte Melkonian on the Armenian National Question, Second Edition, ed. Markar Melkonian (San Francisco, CA: Sardarabad Collective, 1993) 238 pages.

Minorsky, V. A History of Sharwan and Darband in the 10th-11th Centuries (Cambridge: Cambridge University Press, 1958).

Mirza Adiguezal-Bek. Karabagh-name (Baku, 1950).

Mirza Jamal Javanshir. A History of Qarabagh: An Annotated Translation of Mirza Jamal Javanshir Qarabaghi's Tarikh-e Qarabagh, trans. George A. Bournoutian (Costa Mesa, CA: Mazda Press, 1994) 157 pages.

Mirza Jamal Jevanshir Karabakhski. History of Karabagh (Baku, 1959).

Mkrtchyan, Shahen. Lernayin Gharabaghi patma- chartarapetakan hushardzannere [The Historical-Architectural Monuments of Mountainous Karabagh] (Erevan "Hayastan" Hratarakchutyun, 1980).

Mkrtchyan, Shahen. Lernayin Gharabaghi patma- chartarapetakan hushardzannere [The Historical-Architectural Monuments of Mountainous Karabagh] (Erevan: "Hayastan," 1985).

Mkrtchian, Levon. Artsakh-Gharabaghe ir antsyalov ev nerkayov [Artsakh-Karabagh: Its Past and Future] (Athens: ARF Library, 1988) 64 pages.

Mkrtichian, Shagen. Istoriko-arkhitekturnye pamiatniki Nagornogo Karabakha [The Historical-Architectural Monuments of Mountainous Karabagh] (Erevan Parberakan, 1988).
This is a translation into Russian of Shahen Mkrtchyan's 1985 book (also on this page).

Mnatsakanian, A. Mountainous Karabagh: Historical Handbook (Athens, 1988).

Mnatsakanian, A. Mountainous Karabagh: Historical Handbook (Yerevan: Armenian Academy of Sciences, 1988).

Mnatsakanian, A. On the Literature of the Country of Aghvank (Yerevan, 1966).

Mnatsakanian, A. On the Literature of the Country of Aghvank (Yerevan, 1969).

Muratian, Paruir. History is the Memory of Past Generations: Historical Issues Surrounding Mountainous Karabakh (Yerevan, 1990).

Orbeli, I. Selected Works (Yerevan, 1963).

Panico, Christopher. Azerbaijan: Seven Years of Conflict in Nagorno-Karabakh (New York, NY: Human Rights Watch/Helsinki, 1994) 118 pages.

Pliny the Elder . Natural History (Book VI) , trans. A. de Grandsagne (Paris, 1830).

Ptolemy. Geography, Volume I, trans. C. Muller (Paris, 1901).

Raffi. The Melikates of Khamsa (Vienna, 1906).

Raffi. The Melikates of Khamsa (Yerevan, Vol. X: Works, 1964).

Rost, Yuri. Armenian Tragedy: An Eye-Witness Account of Human Conflict and Natural Disaster in Armenia and Azerbaijan (New York, NY: St. Martin's Press, 1990) 194 pages.

Schwartz, Donald and Razmik Panossian, eds. Nationalism and History: The Politics of Nation-Building in Post Soviet Armenia, Azerbaijan and Georgia (Toronto: University of Toronto Centre for Russian and East European Studies, 1994) 149 pages.

Seymore, Bruce, II, ed. The ACCESS Guide to Ethnic Conflicts in Europe and the Former Soviet Union (Washington, D.C.: ACCESS, 1994) 174 pages.

Smith, Graham, ed. The Nationalities Question in the Soviet Union (New York, NY: Longman Inc., 1990) 389 pages.

Staff of the Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe Presidential Elections and Independence Referendums in the Baltic States, the Soviet Union and Successor States: A Compendium of Reports, 1991-1992 (Washington, D.C.: Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe, August 1992) 187 pages.

Staff of the CSCE. Human Rights and Democratization in the newly independent states of the former Soviet Union

(Washington, D.C.: Commission on Security and Cooperation in Europe, January 1993) 232 pages.

Suny, Ronald Grigor. The Revenge of the Past: Nationalism, Revolution, and the Collapse of the Soviet Union (Stanford, CA: Stanford University Press, 1993) 200 pages.

Swietochowski, Tadeusz. Russian Azerbaijan, 1905-1920 (New York, NY: Cambridge University Press, 1985) 256 pages.

Thierry, J.M. Eglises et Couvents du Karabagh (Antelias, Lebanon: Armenian Catholicossate of Cilicia, 1991) 304 pages.

Toriguian, Shavarsh (ed). Documents on the Armenian Question: Karabagh (La Verne, CA: AAIC, University of La Verne, ) 18 pages.

Toumanoff, Cyril. Manuel de genealogie et de chronologie pour l'historoire de la caucasie chretienne (Rome, 1978).

U.S. News & World Report. Focus on Change: World Map 1994 Companion Guide (U.S. News & World Report, 1994) 48 pages.

Ulubabian, B. Gandzasar (Yerevan, 1981).

Ulubabian, B. The Principality of Khachen, 10th-16th Centuries (Yerevan, 1975).

Ulubabian, B. Studies in the History of the Eastern Province of Armenia, 5th-7th Centuries (Yerevan, 1981).

Ulubabian, B. The Unification of Eastern Armenia with Russia: Collection of Documents, Volume I (1801-1813) (Yerevan, 1972).

Ulubabian, B. The Unification of Eastern Armenia with Russia: Collection of Documents, Volume II (1814-1830) (Yerevan, 1978).

Voskian, H. The Monasteries of Artsakh (Vienna, 1953).

Walker, Christopher J., ed. Armenia and Karabagh: The Struggle for Unity (London, UK: Minority Rights Publications, 1991) 162 pages.

Yoannissian, A. The Unification of Transcaucasia with Russia and International Relations at the Beginning of the 19th Century (Yerevan, 1958).

Yuzefovich, T., ed. Russian Treaties with the East: Political and Economic Treaties (St. Petersburg, 1869).

Zeitlian, Hraztan Sarkis. Political Writings (Brentwood, CA: Hraztan Sarkis Zeitlian Publications, 1993) 144 pages.

Zeitlian, Hraztan Sarkis. Toward the Development of the Ideology of Independent Statehood, Revised and Expanded (Los Angeles, CA: Hraztan Sarkis Zeitlian Publications, 1994) 143 pages.

[H]akopian, A. Albania-Aghuank in Greco-Latin and Ancient Armenian Sources (Yerevan, 1987).