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Author Satter, David, 1947-

Title It was a long time ago, and it never happened anyway : Russia and the communist past / David Satter.

Imprint New Haven : Yale University Press, c2012.


Location Call No. Status
 GDL Central Library Non-Fiction    947.0842 SAT    Available
Description xii, 383 p. ; 25 cm.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Contents The statue of Dzerzhinsky -- Efforts to remember -- Butovo and Kommunarka -- St. Petersburg -- The appeal of communism -- The responsibility of the state -- The trial of the communist party -- Moral choice under totalitarianism -- The roots of the communist idea -- Symbols of the past -- History -- The shadow of Katyn -- Vorkuta -- The odyssey of Andrei Poleshchuk.
Subject Stalin, Joseph, 1879-1953.
Kommunisticheskai︠a︡ partii︠a︡ Sovetskogo Soi︠u︡za -- History.
Soviet Union. Narodnyĭ komissariat vnutrennikh del -- History.
Soviet Union. Komitet gosudarstvennoĭ bezopasnosti -- History.
Atrocities -- Soviet Union -- History.
Atrocities -- Soviet Union -- Public opinion.
Communism -- Soviet Union -- History.
Communism -- Soviet Union -- Public opinion.
Public opinion -- Russia (Federation)
Soviet Union -- History -- 1925-1953.
ISBN 9780300111453 (cloth : alk. paper)
0300111452 (cloth : alk. paper)

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