Stalin: The Court of the Red Tsar pdf epub fb2

Stalin: The Court of the Red Tsar by Simon Sebag Montefiore pdf epub fb2

Stalin: The Court of the Red Tsar Author: Simon Sebag Montefiore
Title: Stalin: The Court of the Red Tsar
ISBN: 0752866028
ISBN13: 978-0752866024
Other Formats: doc lrf mobi lrf
Pages: -
Publisher: Orion (an Imprint of The Orion Publishing Group Ltd ); Abridged edition edition (September 2, 2004)
Language: English
Category: Biographies & Memoris
Size PDF version: 1250 kb
Size EPUB version: 1453 kb
Subcategory: Historical




There have been many biographies of Stalin, but the court that surrounded him is untravelled ground. Simon Sebag Montefiore, acclaimed biographer of Catherine the Great and her lover, prime minister and general Potemkin, has unearthed the vast underpinning that sustained Stalin. Not only ministers such as Molotov or secret service chiefs such as Beria, but men and women whose loyalty he trusted only until the next purge.Read by John Nettles