City on the Edge

The history of Sevastopol illuminates contemporary geopolitical tensions.

Appeared in: Volume 04, Number 5 | Published on: May 1, 2009
Charles King is chairman of the faculty and professor at Georgetown University’s Edmund A. Walsh School of Foreign Service. His books include The Black Sea: A History (2004) and The Ghost of Freedom: A History of the Caucasus (2008).
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