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Stalin and the Lubianka

David R. Shearer

Stalin and the Lubianka

a documentary history of the political police and security organs in the Soviet Union, 1922-1953

by David R. Shearer

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  • 16 Currently reading

Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Politics and government,
  • Police,
  • Social control,
  • Political prisoners,
  • Influence,
  • Sources,
  • Lubi︠a︡nka (Prison : Moscow, Russia),
  • Internal security,
  • History,
  • Power (Social sciences)

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references and index.

    StatementDavid R. Shearer and Vladimir Khaustov
    SeriesAnnals of communism, Annals of Communism
    ContributionsKhaustov, V. N. (Vladimir Nikolaevich), author
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHV8224 .S3757 2015
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvii, 368 pages
    Number of Pages368
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL27176914M
    ISBN 100300171897
    ISBN 109780300171891
    LC Control Number2014012361
    OCLC/WorldCa877852018

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Description. In Lubianka’s Shadow chronicles the extraordinary life of a young American Catholic priest, Father Léopold Braun, who, as pastor of a small Catholic church near the Lubianka political prison in the heart of Moscow, witnessed Stalin’s purges, the Soviet government’s campaign against organized religion, and the destruction of World War II.

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