Stalin : breaker of nations


Format:
Book


Author(s):
Conquest, Robert


Keyword(s):
Statesmen -- Soviet Union -- Biography. Biographie Stalin, Joseph, 1879-1953. Stalin, Iosif V. Soviet Union -- Politics and government.


Year:
1991


Pages:
xvii, 346 p.


Publisher:
Viking


Publisher location:
New York, N.Y., U.S.A.


Accession number:
24213913


Label:
Box 83


Notes:
ill. ; 25 cm. TABLE OF CONTENTS -- Gori -- Seminary -- Underground -- Rising revolutionary -- Revolution -- Civil war -- The long death of Lenin -- The fight for power -- Towards supremacy -- Terror -- With Hitler -- War -- Postwar: cold war -- Last years -- Stalin today. Includes bibliographical references (p. 328-334) and index. Robert Conquest. Book


Language:
English


Call number:
LC: DK268.S8; Dewey: 947.084/2/092; B


ISBN:
ISBN: 0670840890; 9780670840892 LCCN: 91-28782


Work type:
Biography (bio)


Edition:
1st American


Research notes:
Dust jacket flap at p. 104


Abstract:
A portrait of a man who on a personal scale embodied mediocrity, yet created extraordinary political and social upheaval.


Search