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The Soviet Century
Language: un
Pages: 416
Authors: Moshe Lewin
Categories: History
Type: BOOK - Published: 2005 - Publisher: Verso

A leading historian draws on an archive of previously unavailable material and guides us through the inner workings of Soviet power, from October 1917 to the final collapse in the early 1990s.
Vasily Grossman and the Soviet Century
Language: un
Pages: 384
Authors: Alexandra Popoff
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-03-26 - Publisher: Yale University Press

The definitive biography of Soviet Jewish dissident writer Vasily Grossman If Vasily Grossman’s 1961 masterpiece, Life and Fate, had been published during his lifetime, it would have reached the world together with Pasternak’s Doctor Zhivago and before Solzhenitsyn’s Gulag. But Life and Fate was seized by the KGB. When it
Vasily Grossman and the Soviet Century
Language: en
Pages: 424
Authors: Alexandra Popoff
Categories: Biography & Autobiography
Type: BOOK - Published: 2019-03-26 - Publisher: Yale University Press

The definitive biography of Soviet Jewish dissident writer Vasily Grossman If Vasily Grossman’s 1961 masterpiece, Life and Fate, had been published during his lifetime, it would have reached the world together with Pasternak’s Doctor Zhivago and before Solzhenitsyn’s Gulag. But Life and Fate was seized by the KGB. When it
Stalin and the Soviet Union
Language: un
Pages: 32
Authors: Josh Brooman
Categories: Soviet Union
Type: BOOK - Published: 1988 - Publisher: Longman Group United Kingdom

Trotsky - Collectives & Kulaks - Five year plans - Labour camps - Purges - Show trials.
In the Soviet House of Culture
Language: un
Pages: 225
Authors: Bruce Grant
Categories: Social Science
Type: BOOK - Published: 1995-10-22 - Publisher: Princeton University Press

At the outset of the twentieth century, the Nivkhi of Sakhalin Island were a small population of fishermen under Russian dominion and an Asian cultural sway. The turbulence of the decades that followed would transform them dramatically. While Russian missionaries hounded them for their pagan ways, Lenin praised them; while