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Autopsy for an empire : the seven leaders who built the Soviet regime

Author: Dmitriĭ Antonovich Volkogonov; Harold Shukman
Publisher: New York : Free Press, ©1998.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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A history of the Soviet Union using biographies of its seven general secretaries: Lenin, Stalin, Khruschev, Brezhnev, Andropov, Chernenko and Gorbachev.
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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
History
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Dmitriĭ Antonovich Volkogonov; Harold Shukman
ISBN: 0684834200 9780684834207
OCLC Number: 38379127
Description: xxvii, 572 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
Contents: Vladimir Lenin --
Joseph Stalin --
Nikita Khrushchev --
Leonid Brezhnev --
Yuri Andropov --
Konstantin Chernenko --
Mikhail Gorbachev.
Other Titles: Semʹ vozhdeĭ.
Responsibility: Dmitri Volkogonov ; edited and translated by Harold Shukman.
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Examines the connection between leadership and history in an exploration of the twentieth-century Soviet Union.  Read more...

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