I found that could skip through many pages and find that the same events were being described yet again.
Some very interesting books are emerging concerning the former Soviet Union now that their archives are open for scholarly investigation.
It is very well written and is worth the making of a movie for because of all the newly unveiled plot sequences.
Most people know about Hitler’s virulent attack on the Jewish people, culminating in the atrocities of the Holocaust. Read morePublished 9 months ago by Claudia Moscovici
In 1953, just before he died, Stalin was poised to launch another mass persecution and extermination. This focus of this 'purge' were the Jews of the Soviet Union. Read morePublished 19 months ago by Amazon Customer
This book is an in-depth study in psychological survival in a nightmarish police state---Stalin's Russia, circa 1948-1953. Read morePublished on July 23, 2011 by Dr. Miguel Faria
I agree with the reviews that cite serious flaws in this book: "tedious", "ruminative", "repetitive". Read morePublished on August 25, 2009 by Christopher W. Coffman
As someone familiar with Russian history, I enjoyed this book. Among others, it debunks the myth that Stalin was weak and out of touch at the time of his death. Read morePublished on February 23, 2004
For all its admirably meticulous documentation, this book does not pierce the mystery of the Doctors Plot. Read morePublished on November 21, 2003 by The Sanity Inspector
Fascinating well researched subject matter but somewhat ruminative and tedious. I found that could skip through many pages and find that the same events were being described yet... Read morePublished on September 16, 2003 by Marilyn J. Magnusson