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Stalin; the man and his era

by Adam Bruno Ulam

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Published by Viking Press in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Soviet Union
    • Subjects:
    • Stalin, Joseph, 1879-1953,
    • Heads of state -- Soviet Union -- Biography,
    • Revolutionaries -- Soviet Union -- Biography,
    • Soviet Union -- History -- 1925-1953

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references.

      Statement[by] Adam B. Ulam.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDK268.S8 U4 1973
      The Physical Object
      Pagination760 p.
      Number of Pages760
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5414579M
      ISBN 100670666831
      LC Control Number73006226

        Chronological chapters then illuminate major themes: Stalin’s childhood, his involvement in the Revolution and the early Bolshevik government under Lenin, his assumption of undivided power and mandate for industrialization and collectivization, the Terror, World War II, and the postwar period. At the book’s conclusion, the author presents a.   Montefiore paints a vivid picture of Stalin, showing the paranoia and desperation that marked his (and the Bolsheviks') czarist-era experience and the dark conspiratorial patterns established then.

        Joseph Stalin () was the dictator of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) from to Learn about his younger years, his rise to power and his brutal reign that caused. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award The definitive biography of the mercurial Soviet leader who succeeded and denounced Stalin. Nikita Khrushchev was one of the most complex and important political figures of the twentieth century. Ruler of the Soviet Union during the first decade after Stalin's death, Khrushchev left a .

      5 Notebook „Stalin & Hitler “ Josef Stalin A History of Modern Europe. John Merriman. / The Rise of Stalin: During the early s, the influence of Joseph Stalin rose w/in the party.[Note: For back-ground on Stalin’s rise to power see, pp Khrushchev: The Man and His Era By William Taubman Remembered by many as the Soviet leader who banged his shoe at the United Nations, Nikita Khrushchev was in fact one of the most complex and important political figures of the twentieth century.


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Read more. 2 people found this helpful. Helpful. Comment Report abuse. Kelly A Cutaia. out of 5 stars Detailed. Reviewed in the United States on July 3, /5(9). Ulam was a Harvard professor and the book can be appreciated only if one understands its true nature--it is a conversation with Ulam's academic colleagues, his part of a dialogue with life-long experts on the Soviet Union.

Do not look to this book for the facts and details of the Stalin era.2/5(1). Winner of the Pulitzer Prize Winner of the National Book Critics Circle Award The definitive biography of the mercurial Soviet leader who succeeded and denounced Stalin.

Nikita Khrushchev was one of the most complex and important political figures of the twentieth century. Ruler of the Soviet Union during the first decade after Stalin's death, Khrushchev left a 4/5(1). Stalin: The Man and His Era, By Adam B. Ulam Greg Cusack Ma Although this is not a recent book (my handwritten scrawl inside the cover shows that I bought it in !), it is incredibly researched, beautifully written, and devastating in its revelations/5.

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Ulam. Josef Stalin, writes historian Adam B. Ulam in his now-classic biography, was the consummate outsider, a man who spoke Russian with a Georgian accent all his life Free shipping over $/5(5). Joseph Vissarionovich Stalin (born Ioseb Besarionis dzе Djugashvili; 18 December [O.S.

6 December] – 5 March ) was a Georgian revolutionary and Soviet politician who led the Soviet Union from the mids until as the general secretary of the Communist Party of the Soviet Union (–) and premier of the Soviet Union (–).Battles/wars: Allied Intervention in the Russian.

Buy a cheap copy of Khrushchev: The Man and His Era book by William Taubman. Winner of the Pulitzer Prize in Biography and the National Book Critics Circle Award for Biography.

The definitive biography of the mercurial Soviet Free shipping over $Cited by: Stalin; the man and his era. New York, Viking Press [] (OCoLC) Named Person: Joseph Stalin; Joseph Staline; Joseph Stalin; Iosif V Stalin; Iosif V Stalin; Joseph Stalin: Material Type: Biography: Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: Adam B Ulam.

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That a famous Soviet dissident, now living in `reunited' Germany, a man who in his youth was so fanatically anti-Stalin that he planned a terrorist attack against him, who filled entire books with vehement denunciation of Stalin's political line in every possible way, that such a man would, in his old age, pay homage to Stalin is Size: 2MB.

Khrushchev: The Man and His Era - Ebook written by William Taubman. Read this book using Google Play Books app on your PC, android, iOS devices. Download for offline reading, highlight, bookmark or take notes while you read Khrushchev: The Man and His Era.3/5(1).

William Taubman is the Bertrand Snell Professor of Political Science Emeritus at Amherst College. His biography, Khrushchev: The Man and His Era, won the Pulitzer Prize and the National Book Critics Circle Award.

He lives in Amherst, n: Praise. Jennifer Siegel, The New York Times Book Review “A masterly account Kotkin offers the sweeping context so often missing from all but the best biographies Stalin is a complex work but it presents a riveting tale, one written with pace and aplomb.

Kotkin has given us a textured, gripping examination of the foundational years of the man most responsible for the.

Los Angeles Times Book Review ★ 01/01/ Taubman presents a fascinating portrait of a complex man in complex times. Lacking formal education but politically brilliant, charming, and bullying, Khrushchev came of age under Stalin and ruled after him. He absorbed and used some of Stalin's tactics even as he tried to open the Soviet system.4/4(3).

Winner of the Pulitzer Prize in Biography and the National Book Critics Circle Award for Biography. The definitive biography of the mercurial Soviet leader who succeeded and denounced Stalin. "The book is a gift, as fascinating as it is important."—Robert Legvold, Foreign Affairs Remembered by many as the Soviet leader who banged his shoe at.

Special Note by the Editor/Trasncriber of this Work. Trotsky’s Stalin biography is an important historical document. Unfortunately Trotsky was not able to complete the book himself – he was assassinated by the Spanish stalinist in Ramón Mercader – and the incomplete manuscript was edited and translated by Charles Malamuth.

Ulam, Director of Harvard's Russian Research Center and also a popularizing Kremlinologist, sees Stalin as less influenced by Georgian epic tales than does Payne (The Rise and Fall of Stalin, ) or Tucker (Stalin as Revolutionary, KR, p. ) and less Lenin's disciple; and he goes out on a limb to argue that Kirov's assassin acted single.

Open Library is an open, editable library catalog, building towards a web page for every book ever published. Stalin; the man and his era by Adam Bruno Ulam,Viking Press edition, in English Stalin; the man and his era ( edition) | Open LibraryCited by:   Khrushchev: The Man and His Era by William Taubman pp, Free Press, £25 "After I die," Nikita Khrushchev said towards the end of his life, "they will place my actions on a scale - on one side.

Joshua Rubenstein’s lively, detailed, carefully crafted book chronicles a key twentieth-century turning point that didn’t entirely turn, revealing what difference Stalin’s death did and didn’t make and why."—William Taubman, author of Khrushchev: The Man and His Era.