Joseph Stalin: man and legend. (Book, 1974) [Williams]
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Joseph Stalin: man and legend.

Author: Ronald Hingley
Publisher: New York, McGraw-Hill [1974]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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482 pages of excellent text, with many great black and white photos. This major biography encompasses more than the life of one man. It is an equally compelling study of political process, an anatomy of power, and an examination of the tactics of rule by subtle manipulations as well as by conscious tyranny.
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Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Joseph Stalin; Joseph Staline; Joseph Stalin
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Ronald Hingley
ISBN: 0070289433 9780070289437 0831758694 9780831758691
OCLC Number: 805852
Description: xxi, 482 pages illustrations 25 cm
Contents: The child Joseph --
Caucasian rebel --
Northern underground --
Nineteen seventeen --
Civil warlord --
Shadow over Lenin --
More equal than others --
The dictator emerges --
Licence to kill --
Hitler's friend --
Back to Stalingrad --
Generalissimo --
Stalinism reasserted and defied --
Peacemonger --
His last plot --
Life after death.

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482 pages of excellent text, with many great black and white photos. This major biography encompasses more than the life of one man. It is an equally compelling study of political process, an anatomy of power, and an examination of the tactics of rule by subtle manipulations as well as by conscious tyranny.
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