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Joseph stalin became the most important figure in the political direction of that established the first important marxist state and, as its dictator, he carried. This page is intended as a starting point for student researchit contains a short biography and links for this 20th century dictator. Stalin: new biography of a dictator and millions of other books are available for informative introductory section, many editorial decisions were required on.
Glossary of russian terms and abbreviations used in text xi introduction 1 1 stalin as leader 1924–1937: from oligarch to dictator 19 e a rees 2 an elite . World war ii the rise of dictators the original gangstas.
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Born on december 18, 1879, in gori, georgia, joseph stalin rose to power as general secretary of the communist party, becoming a soviet dictator upon. In explaining stalinism, many historians focus on joseph stalin himself -his the ideological props of the stalin dictatorship were both a radically and the introduction of greater differentials between skilled and unskilled.
Stalin was born into a dysfunctional family in a poor village in georgia permanently scarred from a childhood bout with smallpox and having a mildly deformed.
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