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Stalin as warlord

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Published by Batsford in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Soviet Union
    • Subjects:
    • Stalin, Joseph, 1879-1953.,
    • Soviet Union. Raboche-Krestʹi͡a︡nskai͡a︡ Krasnai͡a︡ Armii͡a︡.,
    • Soviet Union -- History, Military.

    • Edition Notes

      StatementAlbert Seaton.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDK268.S8 S35
      The Physical Object
      Pagination312 p., [8] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages312
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4938220M
      ISBN 100713430788
      LC Control Number76365433

      Joseph Stalin, one of the most influential leaders in history, had a very interesting 'cult of personality' surrounding him. The communist ideology that we know today as 'Stalinism' was the result of the cult, which in turn, was closely associated with constant propaganda of the leader by the Soviet media.


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Overthrowing the conventional image of Stalin as an uneducated political administrator inexplicably transformed into a pathological killer, Robert Service reveals a more complex and fascinating story behind this notorious twentieth-century figure.

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Soviet Union Inthe Soviets signed a non-aggression pact with Germany - and the two nations proceeded to bring much of Eastern Europe under their control. However, when German forces invaded Russia in Junethe pact was shattered and the Soviets declared war against Germany - changing the landscape of the Second World War dramatically.

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To the Death. Supreme Commander Mr. Service constructs a solid, accessible work that does as much as one book can to explain Stalin as a human being, Brand: Harvard. This breakthrough book provides a detailed reconstruction of Stalin's leadership from the outbreak of the Second World War in to his death in a personal charmer who disciplined mercilessly, a utopian ideologue who could be a practical realist, and a warlord who undertook the role of architect of post-war peace.

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Warren F. Kimball is Robert Treat Professor Emeritus. Stalin: The Court of the Red Tsar won the History Book of the Year Prize at the British Book Awards.

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Many scholars of Stalinism cite the cult as integral to Stalin's power or as evidence of Stalin's megalomania. [72] However, after Stalin's death in his successor Nikita Khrushchev repudiated his policies, condemned Stalin's cult of personality in his Secret Speech to the Twentieth Party Congress in and instituted de-Stalinisation and.

Stalin quickly recognized the threat to the city of Stalingrad, and on 1 Aug appointed Colonel General Andrey Yeryomenko as the commanding officer of the South Eastern Front to build defences and organise the defence of the city.

Along with him was Political Officer commissar Nikita Khrushchev, sent to assist Yeryomenko. Stalin's transformation from jealous guardian of military power to warlord who actually trusted his officers is a central theme of most of the essays.

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Overthrowing the conventional image of Stalin as an uneducated political administrator inexplicably transformed into a pathological killer, Robert Service reveals a more complex and fascinating story behind this notorious twentieth-century figure.

Drawing on unexplored archives and personal testimonies gathered from across Russia and Georgia, this is the first full-scale biography of the.

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