Journals Higher Education



04 August 2008

192 Pages

ISBN: 9780340965894

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Access to History Stalin's Russia 1924-53

Fourth Edition

Michael Lynch

A Hodder Education Publication

This title examines Stalin's rise to power following Lenin's death in 1924, the nature of his rule, the economic changes he brought about, and his foreign policies. Finally, a concluding chapter focuses on what life was like in Stalinist Russia. Throughout the book, key dates, terms, and issues are highlighted, and historical interpretations of key debates are outlined. Summary diagrams are included to consolidate knowledge and understanding of the period, and exam-style questions and tips written by examiners for each specification provide the opportunity to develop exam skills.