The Making of a Statesman
Publisher: I.B. Tauris
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Number of Volumes: Hardback
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No. of pages:512 pages
Size:234x156 mm
Weight:922 g
Illustrations: 37 bw illus
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A major new biography of Leonid Brezhnev based on a wealth of archival research.

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Table of Contents:
Introduction 1.Career Aspiration: Actor Or: An Ordinary Soviet Man 2."How the Steel was Tempered" Or: Career in Times of Terror and War 3.In Stalin's Shadow Or: Years of Apprenticeship of a General Secretary I 4.Under Khrushchev Or: Years of Apprenticeship of a General Secretary II 5.The Caring General Secretary Or: Collective Leadership as Theater 6.Live and Let Live Or: "Everybody Shall Live and Work in Peace" 7."Developed Socialism" Or: Relaunch of the Soviet Project? 8.Emotions and Pills in the Cold War Or: How to Act as Western Statesman 9.Thirst of Glory and Decay Or: The Loneliness of the General Secretary Epilogue