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Author Julicher, Peter, 1946-
Title "Enemies of the people" under the Soviets : a history of repression and its consequences / Peter Julicher
Imprint Jefferson, North Carolina : McFarland & Company, Inc., Publishers, [2015]
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 Modern History Library  323.490947 J94    AVAILABLE    30550100615382
Descript x, 273 pages : illustrations ; 23 cm
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Note "Millions of Soviet citizens were executed and millions perished in the slave labor camps of the Gulag. This book describes the fate of those citizens who were declared enemies of the people not because of what they had done but because of who they were. Stalin's repression prevented the development of a civil society in the Soviet Union"-- Provided by publisher
Includes bibliographical references (pages 245-260) and index
A note about Russian names, words, and dates -- Capitalists, the bourgeoisie, landlords and the Romanovs -- Socialist revolutionaries, anarchists and civil war -- Russian orthodoxy and the Soviet state -- Trotsky and Trotskyism -- Wreckers and kulaks -- Old Bolsheviks, ordinary people and the NKVD -- The military, foreign communists and repatriated POWs -- The creative intelligentsia, cosmopolitans and Jews -- The secret speech and its aftermath -- Epilogue
Subject Soviet Union -- Politics and government -- 1936-1953
Soviet Union -- Politics and government -- 1917-1936
Political persecution -- Soviet Union -- History
Political persecution -- Social aspects -- Soviet Union -- History
Political prisoners -- Soviet Union -- History
Enemies -- Soviet Union -- History
Stalin, Joseph, 1878-1953
Glavnoe upravlenie ispravitelʹno-trudovykh lagereĭ OGPU -- History
Soviet Union. Narodnyĭ komissariat vnutrennikh del -- History
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