viii, 271 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm.
9780300134247 cloth alkaline paper
Yale-Hoover series on Stalin, Stalinism, and the Cold War.
"Published in cooperation with the Hoover Institution on War, Revolution and Peace, Stanford University."
Bibliography, etc. Note
Includes bibliographical references (pages 247-257) and index.
Formatted Contents Note
Findings and perspectives / Norman Naimark The Politburo's role as revealed by the lost transcripts / Paul Gregory Stalin in the light of the Politburo transcripts / Hiroaki Kuromiya "Class bothers unite!" the British general strike and the formation of the "united opposition" / Alexander Vatlin Stalin, Syrtsov, Lominadze : preparations for the "second great breakthrough" / Oleg Khlevniuk The "right opposition" and the "Smirnov-Eismont-Tolmachev affair" / Charters Wynn The way they talked then : the discourse of politics in the Soviet Party Politburo in the late 1920s / Robert Service Making the unthinkable thinkable : language microhistory of Politburo meetings / Leona Toker The short course of the history of the all-union Communist Party : the distorted mirror of party propaganda / Rustem Nureev Grain, class, and politics during NEP : the Politburo meeting of december 10, 1925 / R.W. Davies The Politburo on gold, industrialization, and the international economy, 1925-1926 / David M. Woodruff Prices in the Politburo, 1927 : market equilibrium versus the use of force / Mark Harrison.