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Title Nikita Khrushchev / edited by William Taubman, Sergei Khrushchev, and Abbott Gleason ; translated by David Gehrenbeck, Eileen Kane, and Alla Bashenko
Published New Haven : Yale University Press, [2000]
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Description 1 online resource (viii, 391 pages)
Contents The Ukrainian years, 1894-1949 / Iurii Shapoval -- The rise to power / Nikolai Barsukov -- The rivalry with Malenkov / Elena Zubkova -- Repression and rehabilitation / Vladimir Naumov -- Khrushchev and the countryside / Anatolii Strelianyi -- Industrial management and economic reform under Khrushchev / William J. Tompson -- Cultural codes of the thaw / Nancy Condee -- Popular responses to Khrushchev / Iurii Aksiutin -- The making of Soviet foreign policy / Oleg Troyanovsky -- The military-industrial complex, 1953-1964 / Sergei Khrushchev -- The case of divided Germany, 1953-1964 / Vladislav Zubok -- Khrushchev and Gorbachev: a Russian view / Georgii Shakhnazarov -- Khrushchev and Gorbachev: an American view / Peter Reddaway
Summary Thanks to Soviet secrecy, little was known about former premier Khrushchev during his career or after his ousting. Since the collapse of the USSR, archives have been declassified, allowing access to his memoirs and those of witnesses
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 335-378) and index
Notes English
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Subject Khrushchev, Nikita Sergeevich, 1894-1971
Khrushchev, Nikita Sergeevich, 1894-1971
Heads of state -- Soviet Union -- Biography
BIOGRAPHY & AUTOBIOGRAPHY -- Historical.
HISTORY.
POLITICAL SCIENCE -- Political Ideologies -- Communism, Post-Communism & Socialism.
Heads of state
Politics and government
Partijleiders.
Soviet Union -- Politics and government -- 1953-1985.
Soviet Union
Genre/Form Biographies
Biographies.
Biographies.
Form Electronic book
Author Taubman, William, editor.
Khrushchev, Sergeń≠, editor.
Gleason, Abbott, editor.
ISBN 9780300128093
0300128096
128172999X
9781281729996
9786611729998
6611729992