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Author Levy, Robert, 1957-

Title Ana Pauker : the rise and fall of a Jewish Communist / Robert Levy
Published Berkeley : University of California Press, [2001]
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Description 1 online resource (xii, 407 pages) : illustrations, map
Contents Illustrations; Acknowledgments; Introduction; Chapter One: Early Years; Chapter Two: In the Movement; Chapter Three: In Power; Chapter Four: The Agriculture Secretary; Chapter Five: Party Purges; Chapter Six: Jewish Emigration; Chapter Seven: "THe Empress's Brother"; Chapter Eight: The Purge; Epilogue; Appendix: Biographical Notes; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Summary Ana Pauker is often thought of as the puppet of Soviet communism in Romania enforcing the most brutal and repressive Stalinist regime. This biography however, intends to oppose this picture and reveal a woman of remarkable strength, dominated by conflict and contradiction far more than dogmatism
Analysis Humaniora Historie
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 369-385) and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Pauker, Ana, 1893-1960.
Cabinet officers -- Romania -- Biography.
Communists -- Romania -- Biography.
Jews -- Romania -- Biography.
Romania -- Politics and government -- 1944-1989.
Genre/Form Biography.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 99087890
ISBN 0520223950
0520925084 (electronic bk.)
9780520925083 (electronic bk.)