Richard Edgar Pipes is a Polish-American academic who specializes in Russian history, particularly with respect to the Soviet Union. In 1976 he headed Team B, a team of analysts organized by the Central Intelligence Agency who analyzed the strategic capacities and goals of the Soviet military and political leadership. Wikipedia*
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Richard Pipes has 11 videos in the C-SPAN Video Library; the first appearance was a 1989 Forum as a Professor for the History of the Harvard University. The year with the highest average number of views per program was 2001 with an average of 573 views per program. Most appearances with Edwin Meese III (2). Most common tags: Soviet Union, Cold War, Philosophy.