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A Century of Violence in Soviet Russia

A Century of Violence in Soviet Russia
Author: Alexander N. Yakovlev
ISBN 13: 9780300103229
ISBN 10: 300103220
Edition: N/A
Publisher: Yale University Press
Publication Date: 2004-04-10
Format: Paperback
Pages: 254
List Price: $29.00

"A searing book."—Bill Keller, New York Times; "Well documented. . . . [Yakovlev] provides a systematic and keenly insightful analysis of the Bolshevik Revolution and the Soviet system up to its collapse. . . . This is a book that deserves to be widely read."—Aurel Braun, Globe and Mail (Toronto); "Among the best 250 pages you will ever read on Stalin."—Simon Sebag Montefiore, Sunday Times; "A fierce, raging indictment of the Soviet system."—Virginia Quarterly Review; "The quest for truth and justice erupts with explosive force in [this] book."-David Pryce-Jones, National Review

Author Biography: Alexander N. Yakovlev is president of the International Democracy Foundation in Moscow and chair of Russia's Presidential Commission for the Rehabilitation of Victims of Political Repression.