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Khrushchev: The Man and His Era

Khrushchev: The Man and His Era
Author: William Taubman
ISBN 13: 9780393324846
ISBN 10: 393324842
Edition: Reprint
Publisher: W. W. Norton & Company
Publication Date: 2004-04-17
Format: Paperback
Pages: 896
List Price: $24.95

Winner of the 2004 Pulitzer Prize in Biography and the 2004 National Book Critics Circle Award for Biography. The definitive biography of the mercurial Soviet leader who succeeded and denounced Stalin. "The book is a gift, as fascinating as it is important."—Robert Legvold, Foreign Affairs

The New York Review of Books - Robert Cottrell

William Taubman's moumental. long-awaited biography of Nikita Khrushchev is the most important book on Khrushchev to appear in English since the deposed Soviet leader's own memoirs in 1970. It is rich in analysis and factual detail, shedding new light both on Khrushchev's life and on the Soviet state.