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The forsaken : an American tragedy in Stalin's Russia

Tzouliadis, Tim (Author).

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  • ISBN: 9781594201684 :
  • Physical Description: 436 p. ; 25 cm.
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  • Publisher: New York : Penguin Press, 2008.

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Bibliography, etc. Note: Includes bibliographical references (p. [399]-416) and index.
Formatted Contents Note: 1. The Joads of Russia -- 2. Baseball in Gorky Park -- 3. "Life Has Become More Joyful!" -- 4. "Fordizatsia" -- 5. "The Lindbergh of Russia" -- 6. "The Captured Americans" -- 7. "The Arrival of Spring" -- 8. The Terror, the Terror -- 9. Spetzrabota -- 10. "A Dispassionate Observer" -- 11. "Send Views of New York" -- 12. "Submission to Moscow" -- 13. Kolyma Znaczit Smert -- 14. The Soviet Gold Rush -- 15. "Our Selfless Labor Will Restore Us to the Family of Workers" -- 16. June 22, 1941 -- 17. The American Brands of a Soviet Genocide -- 18. An American Vice President in the Heart of Darkness -- 19. "To See Cruelty and Burn Not" -- 20. "Release by the Green Procurator" -- 21. The Second Generation -- 22. Awakening -- 23. "Citizen of the United States of America, Allied Officer Dale" -- 24. Smert Stalina Spaset Rossiiu -- 25. Freedom and Deceit -- 26. The Truth at Last -- 27. "The Two Russias" -- 28. Thomas Sgovio Redux.
Summary, etc.: The story of a little-known group of émigrés, Americans who went to Russia during the 1930s in the hope that the Communist promise of a better life was a reality--only to find xenophobia, paranoia and ultimately, in many cases, imprisonment or death in Stalin's Terror.
Subject: Stalin, Joseph -- 1879-1953
Americans -- Soviet Union -- History
Immigrants -- Soviet Union
United States -- Relations -- Soviet Union
Soviet Union -- Relations -- United States
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