Category Archives: Stalin

Stalin and the Scientists

Title:                      Stalin and the Scientists Author:                 Simon Ings Ings, Simon (2017). Stalin and the Scientists: A History of Triumph And Tragedy, 1905-1953. New York: Atlantic Monthly Press OCLC:                    959035218 Q127.S65 I54 2017 Subjects: Communism and science–Soviet Union. Science … Continue reading

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The Man With The Poison Gun

Title:                      The Man With The Poison Gun Author:                 Serhii Plokhy Plokhy, Serhii (2016). The Man With The Poison Gun: A Cold War Spy Story. New York: Basic Books LCCN:    2016019612 DK266.3 .P463 2016 Summary “In the fall of 1961, … Continue reading

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The Great Terror

Title:                      The Great Terror Author:                  Robert Conquest Conquest, Robert (1968, 1971). The Great Terror: Stalin’s Purges of the Thirties. New York: MacMillan LCCN:    68017513 DK267 .C65 1968 Subjects Stalin, Joseph, 1879-1953. Kommunisticheskai︠a︡ partii︠a︡ Sovetskogo Soi︠u︡za–Purges. Political purges–Soviet Union. Terrorism–Soviet … Continue reading

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Stalin and the Bomb

Title:                      Stalin and the Bomb Author:                  David Holloway Holloway, David (1994). Stalin and the Bomb: The Soviet Union And Atomic Energy, 1939-1956. New Haven, CT: Yale University Press LCCN:    94008216 UA770 .H632 1994 Subjects Nuclear weapons–Government policy–Soviet Union–History. Nuclear … Continue reading

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Inside Stalin’s Kremlin

Title:                      Inside Stalin’s Kremlin Author:                  Peter S. Deriabin Deriabin, Peter S. (1998) and Joseph C. Evans. Inside Stalin’s Kremlin: An Eyewitness Account of Brutality, Duplicity, Intrigue and Murder of Joseph Stalin. Washington, DC: Brassey’s LOC:       98016578 DK268.D47 A3 1998 … Continue reading

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Joseph Stalin

Title:                      Joseph Stalin Author:                  Ronald Hingley Hingley, Ronald (1974). Joseph Stalin: Man & Legend. New York, McGraw-Hill LOC:       74000991 DK268.S8 H56 Date Posted:      December 29, 2013 If there can be anything called “wonderful” about Joseph Stalin, this book is … Continue reading

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Life and Death in Soviet Russia

Title:                      Life and Death in Soviet Russia Author:                  Valentín Gonzalez González, Valentín R. (1952), and Julian Gorkin. El Campesino: Life and Death in Soviet Russia. New York: Putnam LCCN:    52005275 DK273 .G613 Subjects Convict labor–Soviet Union. Refugees–Spain. Soviet Union–Social … Continue reading

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