A history of the Soviet Union from the beginning to the end

Author
Edition
  • 2nd ed.
Published
  • New York : Cambridge University Press c2006
Physical description
1 online resource (354 p.)
ISBN
  • 1-280-44935-7
  • 0-511-80374-5
  • 0-511-16887-X
  • 0-511-16794-6
  • 0-511-16930-2
  • 0-511-31256-3
  • 0-511-16844-6
Notes
  • Description based upon print version of record.
  • Includes bibliographical references and index.
  • Service provider: MyiLibrary
  • Other format: Also available in printed form.
  • Reproduction available: Electronic reproduction. Dawson Books. Mode of access: World Wide Web.
  • Mode of access: World wide web.
  • English
  • Description based on print version record.
Contents
  • Cover; Half-title; Title; Copyright; Dedication; Contents; Acknowledgments; 1 Introduction; 2 The revolution, 1917-1921; 3 New Economic Policies, 1921-1929; 4 The first five-year plan; 5 High Stalinism; 6 A great and patriotic war; 7 The nadir: 1945-1953; 8 The age of Khrushchev; 9 Real, existing socialism; 10 Failed reforms; 11 Leap into the unknown; 12 Afterthoughts, 2005; Chronology; Soviet History: A Bibliography; Notes; Index
Other names
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Genre
  • Bibliography
  • Electronic books.
  • Illustrated
  • text
Language
  • English

Summary

  • An examination of political, social and cultural developments in the Soviet Union. Kenez traces the development of the Soviet Union from the Revolution to the complacency and corruption of the Gorbachev years. In this new edition, he also examines the post-Soviet period, tracing Russia's development up to the present day.

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