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A History of the Soviet Union from the Beginning to its Legacy


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1. Introduction; 2. The revolution, 1917-21; 3. New Economic Policies, 1921-9; 4. The first five-year plan; 5. High Stalinism; 6. A great and patriotic war; 7. The nadir: 1945-53; 8. The age of Khrushchev; 9. Real, existing socialism; 10. Failed reforms; 11. Leap into the unknown; 12. Illiberal democracy; 13. Putin returns.

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This updated third edition examines political, social, and cultural developments in the Soviet Union as well as the post-Soviet period.

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Peter Kenez is Emeritus Professor of History at the University of California, Santa Cruz. He is the author of numerous articles and books, including The Coming of the Holocaust: From Antisemitism to Genocide (Cambridge, 2013) and Hungary from the Nazis to the Soviets: The Establishment of the Communist Regime in Hungary, 1944-1948 (Cambridge, 2006).

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