In This Review
The Soviet Secret Police
Praeger (for the Research Program on the U.S.S.R.), 1957, 408 pp.
This work, based both on published materials and on the experiences of a number of former Soviet citizens, provides the best available account of the history and rôle of this dark sector of the Soviet system.
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