HKS Authors See citation below for complete author information. View on Publisher Site Marvin Kalb Edward R. Murrow Professor of Practice, Emeritus Abstract A chronicle of the year that changed Soviet Russia — and molded the future path of one of America’s preeminent diplomatic correspondents. Citation Kalb, Marvin. Kalb, Marvin. The Year I Was Peter the Great: 1956—Khrushchev, Stalin’s Ghost, and a Young American in Russia. Brookings Institution Press, 2017.