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Understand Stalin's Russia

Author: David Evans
Publisher: London : Teach Yourself, 2012.
Series: Teach yourself--
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Understand Stalin's Russia covers all aspects of this fascinating history, from the shadows of Tsarism and the legacy of Lenin, to the implications of Stalin's rule - including the horrific effects of the five-year plans, and the heroic but costly triumph in the Great Patriotic War.
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Joseph Stalin; Joseph Stalin
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: David Evans
ISBN: 9781444157567 1444157566
OCLC Number: 793505926
Description: viii, 191 pages : illustrations, maps, portrait ; 20 cm.
Contents: Russia at the time of Stalin's birth --
Towards revolution --
Civil war: the death of Lenin and the power struggle --
Stalin's economic policies (1): the collectivization of agriculture --
Stalin's economic policies (2): the Five-Year Plans --
From Marxism-Leninism to Stalinism --
Stalin's terror: a time of purses and show trials --
Everyday life in Stalin's Russia --
Soviet foreign policy, 1918-40 --
The Great Patriotic War, 1941-5 --
Soviet foreign policy after 1945: the Cold War --
The final years of Stalin's rule --
Stalinist Russia: a postscript.
Series Title: Teach yourself--
Responsibility: David Evans.

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