Journals Higher Education



Published: 13 November 2017

304 Pages | 19 illus.

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

ISBN: 9780190674168

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Stalinist Perpetrators on Trial

Scenes from the Great Terror in Soviet Ukraine

Lynne Viola

  • The first work in English to be based on case files of interrogations and trials of the secret police who carried out state violence
  • Builds the biographies of the lower and mid-rank men who enacted the Great Terror
  • Chilling dissection of the late Great Terror, including provincial towns and cities where arrests, beatings, and torture were carried out