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The Resource Stalin's curse : battling for communism in war and Cold War, Robert Gellately

Stalin's curse : battling for communism in war and Cold War, Robert Gellately

Label
Stalin's curse : battling for communism in war and Cold War
Title
Stalin's curse
Title remainder
battling for communism in war and Cold War
Statement of responsibility
Robert Gellately
Title variation
Stalins curse
Title variation remainder
battling for communism in war and Cold War
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Explores the dictator's commitment to expanding the Soviet empire, providing insight into his true motives and role in starting the Cold War
Writing style
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10170160
Cataloging source
ICU/DLC
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1943-
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Gellately, Robert
Dewey number
947.084/2092
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DK268.S8
LC item number
G44 2013
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Stalin, Joseph
  • Soviet Union
  • Communism
Target audience
adult
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battling for communism in war and Cold War
Label
Stalin's curse : battling for communism in war and Cold War, Robert Gellately
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The Stalinist revolution. Making the Stalinist revolution ; Exterminating internal threats to socialist unity ; War and illusions ; Soviet aims and Western concessions ; Taking Eastern Europe ; The communists in Berlin ; Restoring the Stalinist dictatorship in a broken society -- Shadows of the Cold War. Stalin and Truman: false starts ; Potsdam, the bomb, and Asia ; Soviet retribution and postwar trials ; Settling retribution and ethnic groups ; Reaffirming communist ideology -- Stalin's Cold War. New communist regimes in Poland and Czechoslovakia ; The pattern of dictatorships: Bulgaria, Romania, and Hungary ; Communism in Yugoslavia, Albania, and Greece ; The passing of the communist moment in Western Europe ; Stalin's choices and the future of Europe ; Stalinist failures: Yugoslavia and Germany ; Looking at Asia from the Kremlin ; New waves of Stalinization ; Stalin's last will and testament
Control code
2012028768
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
477 p.
Isbn
9780307269157
Lccn
2012028768
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Stalin's curse : battling for communism in war and Cold War, Robert Gellately
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
The Stalinist revolution. Making the Stalinist revolution ; Exterminating internal threats to socialist unity ; War and illusions ; Soviet aims and Western concessions ; Taking Eastern Europe ; The communists in Berlin ; Restoring the Stalinist dictatorship in a broken society -- Shadows of the Cold War. Stalin and Truman: false starts ; Potsdam, the bomb, and Asia ; Soviet retribution and postwar trials ; Settling retribution and ethnic groups ; Reaffirming communist ideology -- Stalin's Cold War. New communist regimes in Poland and Czechoslovakia ; The pattern of dictatorships: Bulgaria, Romania, and Hungary ; Communism in Yugoslavia, Albania, and Greece ; The passing of the communist moment in Western Europe ; Stalin's choices and the future of Europe ; Stalinist failures: Yugoslavia and Germany ; Looking at Asia from the Kremlin ; New waves of Stalinization ; Stalin's last will and testament
Control code
2012028768
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
477 p.
Isbn
9780307269157
Lccn
2012028768
Other physical details
ill., maps

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