In This Review

Stalin and the Soviet Communist Party
Stalin and the Soviet Communist Party
By Abdurakhman Avtorkhanov
Praeger (for the Institute for the Study of the U.S.S.R.), 1959, 379 pp
Purchase

An awkwardly organized study, based on personal experiences as well as research, of the Stalinization of the C.P.S.U. The author was a Party member and functionary until the great purge of 1937.