Professor Gary Hamburg, Ph.D.

Professor Gary Hamburg
  • Claremont McKenna College
  • Stanford University
We must all appreciate from the outset the duration, complexity, and uniqueness of recorded Russian history.
Dr. Gary Hamburg is Otto M. Behr Professor of European History at Claremont McKenna College. He earned his A.B., A.M., and Ph.D. degrees from Stanford University. Dr. Hamburg received Fulbright grants for advanced research at Leningrad State University (now St. Petersburg University) and at Moscow University. He is the author of Politics of the Russian Nobility 1881-1905 and Boris Chicherin and Early Russian Liberalism, 1828-1866, and he edited and translated several books on modern Russian politics, including two volumes of P. N. Miliukov's history of the 1917 revolution. His articles have examined various issues in Russian social, political, and intellectual history.

"The great insights of Professor Hamburg added to the quality of information he presented made this course of excellent quality. His knowledge showed through greatly in the lectures."