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The lesser terror : Soviet state security, 1939-1953

Author: Michael Parrish
Publisher: Westport, C.T. : Praeger, 1996
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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This study covers the operations of Soviet state security from Beriia's appointment in 1938 until Stalin's death in 1953. It examines the career of V.S. Abakumov, head of SMERSH counterintelligence  Read more...

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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Michael Parrish
ISBN: 0275951138 9780275951139
OCLC Number: 473448547
Description: xxii, 424 p.
Contents: Preface Beriia Takes Over Mass Killings of Polish POW Officers The Orel Massacres; The Killings of Senior Military Officers and War Time Deportations SMERSH and Abakumov The Vlasov Movement and Other Collaborators Abakumov as Head of MGB Post War Campaigns against the Military The Anti-Semitic Campaigns The "Leningrad Affair" Intelligence, Counterintelligence and Terror Campaigns in East Europe Downfall The Aftermath Legacy Appendix I: General Officers of NKVD/NKGB(MVD/MGB), SMERSH Appendix II: Principle Victims of Stalinist Repression during the Abakumov Regime, March 1946 - July 1951 Bibliography Index
Responsibility: Michael Parrish

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