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Author Viola, Lynne, author

Title Stalinist perpetrators on trial : scenes from the Great Terror in Soviet Ukraine / Lynne Viola
Published New York : Oxford University Press, 2017
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Contents Cover; Stalinist Perpetrators on Trial; Copyright; Contents; Chronology; A Note on Usage; Glossary; Introduction; 1. The Incomplete Civil War and the Great Terror; 2. A Taste for Terror; 3. Vania the Terrible; 4. Under the Dictation of Fleishman; 5. What Happened in Uman?; 6. An Excursion to Zaporozh'e; 7. Uspenskii's Stooge; Postscript; Conclusion; Acknowledgments; Notes; Bibliography; Index
Summary Based on chilling and revelatory new archival documents from the Ukrainian secret police archives, Stalinist Perpetrators on Trial illuminates the darkest recesses of Soviet repression-the interrogation room, the prison cell, and the place of execution-and sheds new light on those who carried out the Great Terror
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
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Subject Political persecution -- Ukraine.
Political purges -- Soviet Union.
Political purges -- Ukraine.
Trials (Political crimes and offenses) -- Soviet Union.
Trials (Political crimes and offenses) -- Ukraine.
USSR -- History -- 1925-1953.
Ukraine -- History -- 1921-1944.
Genre/Form History.
Form Electronic book
LC no. 2017008661
ISBN 0190674172 (electronic bk.)
9780190674175 (electronic bk.)