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Red famine : Stalin's war on Ukraine / Anne Applebaum

Publication | Library Call Number: DK508.8374 .A67 2017
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"In 1929 Stalin launched his policy of agricultural collectivization--in effect a second Russian revolution--which forced millions of peasants off their land and onto collective farms. The result was a catastrophic famine, the most lethal in European history. At least five million people died between 1931 and 1933 in the USSR. But instead of sending relief the Soviet state made use of the catastrophe to rid itself of a political problem. In Red Famine, Anne Applebaum argues that more than three million of those dead were Ukrainians who perished not because they were accidental victims of a bad policy but because the state deliberately set out to kill them ..."--Provided by publisher.

Variant Title
Stalin's war on Ukraine
Format
Book
Author/Creator
Applebaum, Anne, 1964- author.
Published
New York : Doubleday, [2017]
Includes bibliographical references (pages [363]-434) and index
Language
English
Edition
First United States edition
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Record last modified: 2017-10-23 12:54:00
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