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Stalin: Breaker of Nations

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A leading scholar-historian of the U.S.S.R. offers a penetrating look at one of the most enigmatic and terrifying figures of modern times. Distilling a lifetime's study, Conquest provides a powerful, living portrait of Josef Stalin as child and student, revolutionary and Communist theoretician, political animal and paranoid leader. "A brisk, informative synthesis".--The Wall Street Journal.

Table of Contents

List of Illustrations

Prefatory Note

Introduction

1. Gori

2. Seminary

3. Underground

4. Rising Revolutionary

5. Revolution

6. Civil War

7. The Long Death of Lenin

8. The Fight for Power

9. Towards Supremacy

10. Terror

11. With Hitler

12. War

13. Postwar: Cold War

14. Last Years

15. Stalin Today

Bibliographical Note

Index

Product Details

ISBN:
9780140169539
Author:
Conquest, Robert
Publisher:
Penguin Books
Location:
New York
Subject:
General
Subject:
Political
Subject:
Russia (pre & post Soviet Union)
Subject:
Soviet Union
Subject:
Stalin, joseph, 1879-1953
Subject:
Statesmen
Subject:
Europe - Russia & the Former Soviet Union
Subject:
Presidents
Subject:
Soviet Union Politics and government.
Subject:
Stalin, Joseph
Subject:
Russia-General Russian History
Copyright:
Edition Description:
Paperback / softback
Series Volume:
1538-D
Publication Date:
19921131
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Grade Level:
from 12
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
384
Dimensions:
7.77x5.07x.75 in. .58 lbs.
Age Level:
from 18

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