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The forsaken : an American tragedy in Stalin's Russia

Author: Tim Tzouliadis
Publisher: New York : Penguin Press, 2008.
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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The story of a little-known group of émigrés, Americans who went to Russia during the 1930s in the hope that the Communist promise of a better life was a reality--only to find xenophobia, paranoia and ultimately, in many cases, imprisonment or death in Stalin's Terror.
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Joseph Stalin; Joseph Stalin; Josef Stalin
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Tim Tzouliadis
ISBN: 9781594201684 1594201684
OCLC Number: 191697339
Description: 436 pages ; 25 cm
Contents: The Joads of Russia --
Baseball in Gorky Park --
"Life has become more joyful!" --
"Fordizatsia" --
"The Lindbergh of Russia" --
"The captured Americans" --
"The arrival of spring" --
The terror, the terror --
Spetzrabota --
"A dispassionate observer" --
"Send views of New York" --
"Submission to Moscow" --
Kolyma znaczit smert --
The Soviet gold rush --
"Our selfless labor will restore us to the family of workers" --
June 22nd, 1941 --
The American brands of a Soviet genocide --
An American vice-president in the heart of darkness --
"To see cruelty and burn not" --
"Release by the green procurator" --
The second generation --
Awakening --
"Citizen of the United States of America, allied officer Dale" --
Smert Stalina spaset Rossiiu --
Freedom and deceit --
The truth at last --
"The two Russias" --
Thomas Sgovio redux.
Responsibility: Tim Tzouliadis.
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The story of a little-known group of émigrés, Americans who went to Russia during the 1930s in the hope that the Communist promise of a better life was a reality--only to find xenophobia, paranoia and ultimately, in many cases, imprisonment or death in Stalin's Terror.

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