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The Resource Khrushchev : the man and his era, William Taubman

Khrushchev : the man and his era, William Taubman

Label
Khrushchev : the man and his era
Title
Khrushchev
Title remainder
the man and his era
Statement of responsibility
William Taubman
Creator
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
Drawing on newly opened archives in Russia and Ukraine, Taubman (political science, Amherst College) writes a thorough biography of one of the most complex and important political figures of the 20th century whose life and career spanned revolution, civil war, famine, collectivization, industrialization, terror, world war, the Cold War, Stalinism, and post-Stalinism. Includes two sections of b&w photographs
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Taubman, William
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
DK275.K5
LC item number
T38 2003
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Khrushchev, Nikita Sergeevich
  • Heads of state
  • Soviet Union
Label
Khrushchev : the man and his era, William Taubman
Link
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Maps on lining papers
  • Includes a list of abbreviations and notes on text (p. 657-791)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 793-824) and index
Contents
The fall : October 1964 -- Kalinovka's own : 1894-1908 -- Making it as a metalworker : 1908-1917 -- To be or not to be an apparatchik : 1918-1929 -- Stalin's pet : 1929-1937 -- Stalin's viceroy : 1938-1941 -- Khrushchev at war : 1941-1944 -- Ukrainian viceroy again : 1944-1949 -- The heir nonapparent : 1949-1953 -- Almost triumphant : 1953-1955 -- From the secret speech to the Hungarian Revolution : 1956 -- The jaws of victory : 1956-1957 -- The wider world : 1917-1957 -- Alone at the top : 1957-1960 -- The Berlin crisis and the American trip : 1958-1959 -- From the U-2 to the UN shoe : April-September 1960 -- Khrushchev and Kennedy : 1960-1961 -- "A Communist society will be just about built by 1980" : 1961-1962 -- The Cuban cure-all : 1962 -- The unraveling : 1962-1964 -- After the fall : 1964-1971
Control code
ocm50124301
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xx, 876 p.
Isbn
9780393051445
Lccn
2002026404
Other physical details
ill., maps
Label
Khrushchev : the man and his era, William Taubman
Link
Publication
Note
  • Maps on lining papers
  • Includes a list of abbreviations and notes on text (p. 657-791)
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. 793-824) and index
Contents
The fall : October 1964 -- Kalinovka's own : 1894-1908 -- Making it as a metalworker : 1908-1917 -- To be or not to be an apparatchik : 1918-1929 -- Stalin's pet : 1929-1937 -- Stalin's viceroy : 1938-1941 -- Khrushchev at war : 1941-1944 -- Ukrainian viceroy again : 1944-1949 -- The heir nonapparent : 1949-1953 -- Almost triumphant : 1953-1955 -- From the secret speech to the Hungarian Revolution : 1956 -- The jaws of victory : 1956-1957 -- The wider world : 1917-1957 -- Alone at the top : 1957-1960 -- The Berlin crisis and the American trip : 1958-1959 -- From the U-2 to the UN shoe : April-September 1960 -- Khrushchev and Kennedy : 1960-1961 -- "A Communist society will be just about built by 1980" : 1961-1962 -- The Cuban cure-all : 1962 -- The unraveling : 1962-1964 -- After the fall : 1964-1971
Control code
ocm50124301
Dimensions
25 cm.
Edition
1st ed.
Extent
xx, 876 p.
Isbn
9780393051445
Lccn
2002026404
Other physical details
ill., maps

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