Andrei Shary
Andrei Shary (born 1965) is a Russian writer and radio presenter and a reporter for Radio Svoboda (Liberty). Author and coauthor of twelve books of nonfiction (including works on Yugoslavia’s recent history, a cycle of five studies on heroes of twentieth-century mass culture; historical-political research on the history of Austria-Hungary; and collections of travel sketches). Specialist on the countries of Central and Southeastern Europe. He lives in Prague.

River of Empires: The Fate of the Danube