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Stalin"s Terror

High Politics and Mass Repression in the Soviet Union

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Published by Palgrave Macmillan .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Central government,
  • European history: from c 1900 -,
  • Marxism & Communism,
  • Political oppression & persecution,
  • Inter-war period, 1918-1939,
  • History: World,
  • Europe - Russia & the Former Soviet Union,
  • History,
  • History - General History,
  • Textbooks,
  • Purges,
  • Former Soviet Union, USSR (Europe),
  • Kommunisticheskaia partiia,
  • History / Russia (pre- & post-Soviet Union),
  • Eastern Europe - General,
  • Stalin, Joseph,,
  • 1879-1953,
  • Kommunisticheskaëiìa partiëiìa Sovetskogo Soëiìuza,
  • Political purges,
  • Soviet Union

  • Edition Notes

    ContributionsBarry McLoughlin (Editor), Kevin McDermott (Editor)
    The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages280
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8399673M
    ISBN 101403939039
    ISBN 109781403939036

      Between the summer of and , the regime of Joseph Stalin summarily executed , Soviet citizens without trial or any legal process. In the same period, more than a . Stalin ruled over the Soviet Union from the mids to his death in Stalin used the murder of Sergey Kirov, who was the Bolshevik Party’s leader in Leningrad, as a pre-text to launch the Great Terror, however there is substantial evidence which potentially could point at Stalin having arranged the murder of Kirov, although many historians can’t fully agree on Stalin’s involvement.

      The British, Irish, Russian, American, German and Austrian contributors examine the intricate nature of the mass repression unleashed by the Stalinist leader of the USSR during The first part of the collection deals with annihilation policies against the Soviet elite and the Communist Price: $ The British, Irish, Russian, American, German and Austrian contributors examine the intricate nature of the mass repression unleashed by the Stalinist leader of the USSR during The first part.

    Book is in Like New / near Mint Condition. Will include dust jacket if it originally came with one. Text will be unmarked and pages crisp. Satisfaction is guaranteed with every order. VOICES OF DEAD: STALIN'S GREAT TERROR IN S By Hiroaki Kuromiya - Hardcover **Mint Condition**. This is the first major study by a Russian Marxist historian of the most tragic and fateful year in the history of the Soviet Union. With an encyclopedic knowledge of Soviet source material, including archival documents released after the fall of the USSR, Vadim Rogovin presents a detailed and penetrating analysis of the causes, impact and consequences of Stalin's purges.


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Stalin's Terror: High Politics and Mass Repression in the Soviet Union rd Edition by B. McLoughlin (Editor), K. McDermott (Editor) out of 5 stars 1 rating5/5(1).

James Harris is Senior Lecturer in Modern European History at the University of Leeds. He is the author of The Great Urals: Regionalism and the Evolution of the Soviet System () and co-author (with Sarah Davies) of Stalin's World: Dictating the Soviet Order ().

He co-edited (with Sarah Davies) Stalin: A New History (), and edited Anatomy of Terror: Political Violence under Stalin Cited by: 2. Excellent book. Reading the book, and the new evidence that it discloses regarding the actions taken by Stalin and others, is very thought-provoking.

Among the many questions worthy of consideration that the book can raise in the mind of the reader are the following: 1. Changed perception. A/5. The people continued to Stalins Terror book Stalin and the Soviet regime, and complain about particular policies.

The book examines many Stalins Terror book, including attitudes towards social and economic policy, the terror, and the leader cult, shedding light on a hugely important part 5/5(1). The Great Purge, also known as the “Great Terror,” was a brutal political campaign led by Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin to eliminate dissenting members of the.

More: Joseph Stalin “Stalin: Waiting for Hitler, ” Stephen Kotkin Books Russia History Books & Fiction Get book recommendations, fiction, poetry, and dispatches from the world of. Stalin didn’t have Photoshop—but that didn’t keep him from wiping the traces of his enemies from the history books.

Even the famous photo of Soviet soldiers raising their flag after the. During the eighties and nineties, Russians generally thought the true extent of Stalin’s Great Purge () was never revealed, with many claiming far more people were killed than officially.

The historian's books had a powerful effect on communists in the West. Homepage. Robert Conquest's The Great Terror: Stalin's Purge of the Thirties was an extraordinary work.

Konecny, Peter Chaos on campus: The studentproverkain -Asia Studies, Vol. 46, Issue. 4, p. The trials successfully eliminated the major real and potential political rivals and critics of Joseph trials were the public aspect of the widespread purge that sent millions of alleged “enemies of the people” to prison camps in the s.

The first trial opened in Augustwhile Genrikh G. Yagoda was head of the secret police. The main defendants were Grigory Yevseyevich. What Led to Stalin Coming to Power: The main answer to this question is the death of Lenin in the According to Caroline Kennedy-Pipe, author of "Russia and the World: ", "Immediately following the death of Stalin, however, the Soviet story is one of uncertainty and insecurity.

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Synopsis This new edition of "The Great Terror" contains 30% more new material, mostly from the Soviet Union. Hence, the author has been able to reassess the 10 years of political murder, genocide and oppression under Stalin's rule, and ascertain the long term effects of Stalinism.

Robert Reviews: Stalin, Order Through Terror book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers/5(5). Sally J. Taylor’s biography of Duranty, Stalin’s Apologist, details how in addition to his inaccurate reporting, the correspondent participated in Satanic orgies as well as heavy drug and.

The people continued to criticise Stalin and the Soviet regime, and complain about particular policies. The book examines many themes, including attitudes towards social and economic policy, the terror, and the leader cult, shedding light on a hugely important part.

Book Description: Terror, in the sense of mass, unjust arrests, characterized the USSR during the late s. But, argues Robert Thurston in this controversial book, Stalin did not intend to terrorize the country and did not need to rule by fear.

Memoirs and interviews with Soviet people indicate that many more believed in Stalin's quest to. A Blow Has Been Struck against the Leadership of the Interventionists.

This poster illustrates the trial of the so-called Industrial Party inone of the first show trials of Stalin’s reign. Terror, in the sense of mass, unjust arrests, characterized the USSR during the late s. But, argues Robert Thurston in this controversial book, Stalin did not intend to terrorize the country and did not need to rule by fear.

Terror, in the sense of mass, unjust arrests, characterized the USSR during the late s. But, argues Robert Thurston in this controversial book, Stalin did not intend to terrorize the country and did not need to rule by fear.

Memoirs and interviews with Soviet people indicate that many Price: $  This book has little of the bravura of Simon Sebag-Montefiore's Stalin and his Court or Richard Overy's The Dictators.

But it does begin to answer the question found in a note found in Stalin's.This book provides a wide-ranging overview of Stalin. It is not a comprehensive as other books on this list, but it is a fantastic place to start. Simon Sebag Montefiore. Stalin: The Court of the Red Tsar.

(London: Weidenfeld & Nicolson, ) Simon Montefiore's acclaimed biography of Stalin during the decades of his rule.