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Title Challenging traditional views of Russian history / edited by Stephen G. Wheatcroft
Published Basingstoke : Palgrave Macmillan, 2002


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Description xxi, 242 pages : maps ; 23 cm
regular print
Series Studies in Russian and East European history and society
Studies in Russian and East European history and society.
Contents Pt. I. The Pre-Revolutionary Period -- 1. The Kaghanate of the Rus': Non-Slavic Sources of Russian Statehood / David Christian -- 2. The Crisis of the Late Tsarist Penal System / Stephen G. Wheatcroft -- 3. The Russian Army and American Industry, 1915-17: Globalisation and the Transfer of Technology / Frederick R. Zuckerman -- Pt. II. The Stalin Period -- 4. The Soviet Famine of 1932-33 and the Crisis in Agriculture / R. W. Davies and S. G. Wheatcroft -- 5. Patronage and the Intelligentsia in Stalin's Russia / Sheila Fitzpatrick -- 6. Towards Explaining the Changing Levels of Stalinist Repression in the 1930s: Mass Killings / S. G. Wheatcroft -- 7. The Great Terror: Leningrad - a Quantitative Analysis / Melanie Ilic -- Pt. III. The Post-Stalin Period -- 8. The Dissident Roots of Glasnost / Robert Horvath -- 9. Rethinking Yermolov's Legacy: New Patriotic Narratives of Russia's Engagement with Chechnya / Julie Elkner -- 10. Stalinism and the Fall of the Soviet Union / Graeme Gill
Notes Based on a series of conferences at the University of Melbourne, Centre for Russian and Eurasian Studies, Contemporary Europe Research Centre
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Subject Russia (Federation) -- Historiography.
Russia -- Historiography.
USSR -- Historiography.
Russia -- Historiography -- Congresses.
USSR -- Historiography -- Congresses.
Russia (Federation) -- Historiography -- Congresses.
Genre/Form Conference papers and proceedings.
Author Wheatcroft, S. G.
Contemporary Europe Research Centre
LC no. 2001059829
ISBN 0333712390
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