Stalin on Stalinism : the dictator and his world /

"Drawing on declassified material from Stalin's personal archive, this is the first systematic attempt to analyze how Stalin saw his world--both the Soviet system he was trying to build and its wider international context. Stalin rarely left his offices and viewed the world largely through...

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Author / Creator: Davies, Sarah
Other Authors / Creators:Harris, James R., 1964-
Format: eBook Electronic
Imprint: New Haven : Yale University Press, 2014.
Online Access:Click here for full text at JSTOR
Table of Contents:
  • Acknowledgments
  • List of Terms and Abbreviations
  • Introduction: Stalin's Vision
  • Part I. Information and Interpretation
  • 1. "Bolshevik" Leadership
  • 2. Spy mania
  • 3. Capitalist Encirclement
  • Part II. The Power of Stalin's Words
  • 4. The Leader Cult
  • 5. The Working Class
  • 6. Soviet Culture
  • Conclusion
  • Notes
  • Index