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The Resource Stalin : new biography of a dictator, Oleg V. Khlevniuk ; translated by Nora Seligman Favorov

Stalin : new biography of a dictator, Oleg V. Khlevniuk ; translated by Nora Seligman Favorov

Label
Stalin : new biography of a dictator
Title
Stalin
Title remainder
new biography of a dictator
Statement of responsibility
Oleg V. Khlevniuk ; translated by Nora Seligman Favorov
Creator
Contributor
Author
Translator
Subject
Genre
Language
  • eng
  • rus
  • eng
Member of
Summary
Blends unpublished memos, reports, and diaries to resolve previous controversies and highlight major themes of the dictator's life while dissolving the mythology of Stalin as a benevolent or evil genius
Writing style
Biography type
individual biography
http://library.link/vocab/ext/novelist/bookUI
10429080
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Khlevni͡uk, O. V.
Dewey number
  • 947.084/2092
  • B
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • plates
Index
index present
Language note
Translated from the Russian
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
Favorov, Nora Seligman
http://library.link/vocab/resourcePreferred
True
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Stalin, Joseph
  • Heads of state
  • Dictators
  • Soviet Union
  • Stalin, Joseph
  • Dictators
  • Heads of state
  • Political science
  • Soviet Union
Target audience
adult
http://bibfra.me/vocab/lite/titleRemainder
new biography of a dictator
Label
Stalin : new biography of a dictator, Oleg V. Khlevniuk ; translated by Nora Seligman Favorov
Instantiates
Publication
Note
Published simultaneously in Russia and United States under titles: Stalin: zhiznʹ odnogo vozhdi͡a (CORPUS, 2015) and Stalin: new biography of a dictator
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The seats of Stalinist power -- The bulwarks of Stalin's power -- A world of reading and contemplation -- Trepidation in the inner circle -- Patient number 1 -- Family -- The dictatorship collapses -- The funeral
Control code
ocn893896537
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvi, 392 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780300163889
Isbn Type
(Hardcover)
Lccn
2014039237
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)893896537
Label
Stalin : new biography of a dictator, Oleg V. Khlevniuk ; translated by Nora Seligman Favorov
Publication
Note
Published simultaneously in Russia and United States under titles: Stalin: zhiznʹ odnogo vozhdi͡a (CORPUS, 2015) and Stalin: new biography of a dictator
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The seats of Stalinist power -- The bulwarks of Stalin's power -- A world of reading and contemplation -- Trepidation in the inner circle -- Patient number 1 -- Family -- The dictatorship collapses -- The funeral
Control code
ocn893896537
Dimensions
25 cm
Extent
xvi, 392 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780300163889
Isbn Type
(Hardcover)
Lccn
2014039237
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other physical details
illustrations
System control number
(OCoLC)893896537

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