Received from a member
PROFESSOR BERTRAM POCKNEY,
(Professor Emeritus of Russian, University of Surrey)
an authority on the economy of the former Soviet Union and Eastern Europe,
possessed relevant materials that are now available FOC to anyone working
in those fields or needing information of a particular date, viz:
"International Affairs," the journal of the Institute of International
Affairs, many issues dating from vol. 62 No. 2, Spring 1986 – March
"Food Outlook" published by the Food and Agriculture organisation of the
BBC Summary of World Broadcasts, Part I – the former USSR.
Many books, both in English and Russian, dating from both before & after
the dissolution of the Soviet Union, concerning economic matters.
All can be inspected at his home in Walton on Thames (30 mins. from
Waterloo) by pre-arrangement with Rose Pockney, a society member:
Tel 01932 220410; Fax 01932 225735 Mobile: 07770 956717.
If you know any researcher who knew Bertram, who died in 1994, please pass