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The Resource The whisperers : private life in Stalin's Russia, Orlando Figes

The whisperers : private life in Stalin's Russia, Orlando Figes

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The whisperers : private life in Stalin's Russia
Title
The whisperers
Title remainder
private life in Stalin's Russia
Statement of responsibility
Orlando Figes
Title variation
whisperers
Title variation remainder
private life in Stalins Russia
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Provides a portrait of everyday Russian life during the repression of the Stalin years, analyzing the regime's effect on people's personal lives as they struggled to survive in the middle of the fear, mistrust, betrayal, and compromise of the world in which they lived
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Writing style
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New York Times Notable Book, 2007
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211735
Cataloging source
DLC
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Figes, Orlando
Dewey number
306.850947/0904
Index
index present
LC call number
HN523
LC item number
.F54 2007
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
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True
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  • Soviet Union
  • Soviet Union
  • City and town life
  • Communism
Target audience
adult
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private life in Stalin's Russia
Label
The whisperers : private life in Stalin's Russia, Orlando Figes
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Children of 1917 (1917-28) -- The great break (1928-32) -- The pursuit of happiness (1932-6) -- The great fear (1937-8) -- Remnants of terror (1938-41) -- "Wait for me" (1941-5) -- Ordinary Stalinists (1945-53) -- Return (1953-6) -- Memory (1956-2006)
Control code
ocn145431653
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780805074611
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2007024223
System control number
(OCoLC)145431653
Label
The whisperers : private life in Stalin's Russia, Orlando Figes
Link
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Contents
Children of 1917 (1917-28) -- The great break (1928-32) -- The pursuit of happiness (1932-6) -- The great fear (1937-8) -- Remnants of terror (1938-41) -- "Wait for me" (1941-5) -- Ordinary Stalinists (1945-53) -- Return (1953-6) -- Memory (1956-2006)
Control code
ocn145431653
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
p. cm.
Isbn
9780805074611
Isbn Type
(hc.)
Lccn
2007024223
System control number
(OCoLC)145431653

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