The Stalin era
Part of the Routledge Sources in History series
The Stalin Era provides a wide-ranging history of Stalin's dictatorship in the Soviet Union.
Drawing upon a great range of primary sources, this book is an account of Stalinist thought and policy, and their effects.
It also puts the Stalin regime into the context both of Lenin's period of rule and of the longer-term continuities of Russian history.
Topics covered include: the rise of Stalin collectivisation industrialisation terror government the cult of Stalin the Second World War education and science the family the Russian Orthodox Church art and the state.
1DVUA Russia, 3JJG c 1918 to c 1939 (Inter-war period), 3JJH c 1939 to c 1945 (including WW2), HBJD European history, HBLL Modern history to 20th century: c 1700 to c 1900, HBLW 20th century history: c 1900 to c 2000, JPHL Political leaders & leadership