In 1954, he graduated from the History and Philology Department of Voronezh State University. In 1959, he became a candidate of historical sciences. In 1983, he became a Professor.
In 1957-1960, he was a senior lecturer of the Department of History of Voronezh State Pedagogical Institute. From 1960, he was a senior lecturer, associate professor, professor, head of the department of the history of the new and newest time at Voronezh State University. In 1965-1972, he was the Dean of the Faculty of History. In 1972-1987 he worked as the pro-rector, in 1987-1998 - the rector of Voronezh State University.
Historiography of New Time in Europe and America
(The author of several chapters.)1967
The study of a new history of Western Europe and the United States in the USSR1983
Center for Education, Science and Culture of the Central Chernozem Region1998
Historiography of the New and Newest History of the countries of Europe and America1970