Stalin's Generals

Author(s): Harold Shukman

Second World War

Dr Harold Shukman, author and editor of books on the Russian Revolution, has assembled an international group of distinguished military historians. Their portraits of some 25 generals- and a final chapter in those purged in 1937-38, "Stalin's Ghosts"- throw light on the relations between a new miltiary elite anda totalitarian leader, at a time when the very existence of the Soviet state wasin the balance.


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Harold Shukman is an Emeritus Fellow of St Antony's College, Oxford, where he was for a number of years Director of the Russian and East European Centre and University Lecturer in Modern Russian History. He edited and translated Dmitri Volkogonov's Stalin: Triumph and Tragedy (1991), Trotsky: The Eternal Re

General Fields

  • : 9780753800027SECA
  • : Orion Publishing Co
  • : Weidenfeld & Nicolson History
  • : July 1997
  • : 234mm X 154mm
  • : United Kingdom
  • : books

Special Fields

  • : Harold Shukman
  • : Paperback
  • : New edition
  • : 947.0842
  • : 416
  • : 27 b&w photographs