2 edition of Remembering Stalins victims found in the catalog.
Includes bibliographical references and index.
|Statement||Cornell University Press|
|Publishers||Cornell University Press|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||xvi, 52 p. :|
|Number of Pages||83|
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Shternberg was taken on October 1937 when Kossman's mother was 17. Some, but by no means all, were Remembering Stalins victims. This place is unique — 300 priests killed here were later canonized. "We want children to see them and ask their parents about them. I was always taken from one place to another, from one labor camp to another, from one prison to another.
Soviet leaders were hardly alone in their desire to see an end to the ferocious, arbitrary mass purges. Memorial's value as a forum for liberals of many kinds, its role in conscience-raising in the critical years of glastnost' and its efforts to recover and publish the details of Stalin's repressions are vividly researched. "" ""In the strange twilight years of Soviet rule, no nongovernmental civic group embodied the country's desire for truth-telling about the past as much as the Memorial Society.
The result is a balanced and intelligent commentary on Memorial and its antecedents.
" Kritika: Explorations in Russian and Eurasian History "The Memorial Society, founded in the late 1980s, provides a focus for Kathleen E. And thus I spent time in seven labor camps and 11 prisons. The work was extremely difficult. There is no commonly accepted figure for the total number of people who died as a result of Stalin's policies across the Soviet Union, with estimates ranging from just over 1 million to as high as 60 million.
In 1937, they were sentenced to prison. Living conditions there were very hard. Project MUSE Mission Project MUSE promotes the creation and dissemination of essential humanities and social science resources through collaboration with libraries, publishers, and scholars worldwide.
MOSCOW -- The memory of thousands of people executed during communist dictator Josef Stalin's Great Terror is being marked in Moscow and other cities across Russia in an annual ceremony.
Already Remembering Stalins victims the 1920s, the names of people who had fled Soviet hard labor camps, or Remembering Stalins victims to escape in some way, had been published. Her discussion of Memorial is grounded in an awareness of the earlier history of rehabilitation, with Khrushchev's abortive thaw and the twilight world of dissidents receiving careful appraisal.
Barnum was not only one of the founders of modern day circus performance, he was also the author of the second most printed book of the 19th century. There was little apparent logic to the arrests. " Honoring Stalin's innocent victims might seem like an uncontroversial activity, but Parkhomenko has been unable to obtain official blessing for his project.
' Boris Slootsky was the leader of our organization. And worse than that: group espionage.
She also addresses the underlying question of how societies emerging from rep1;essive regimes reconcile themselves to their memories.
' For example, this sort of thing happened: when prisoners died, it was common knowledge that they weren't buried, they were simply stripped naked, they had a label with their name on it tied around their ankle, and they were thrown into a pit, or just a pile of snow, and covered up.
I still wanted to study biology.