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Robert Gellately
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Robert Gellately is the Earl Ray Beck Professor of History at Florida State University and recently was the Bertelsmann Visiting Professor of Twentieth Century Jewish Politics and History at Oxford University. He is the author of Lenin, Stalin, and Hitler: The Age of Social Catastrophe; The Gestapo and German Society: Enforcing Racial Policy, 1933-1945; and Backing Hitler: Consent and Coercion in Nazi Germany. His work has been translated into more than twenty languages.

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Lenin, Stalin, and Hitler
The Age of Social Catastrophe
Written by Robert Gellately


Format: Trade Paperback, 752 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: August 12, 2008
Price: $19.95

This remarkably ambitious book tells the story of the great social and political catastrophe that enveloped Europe between 1914 and 1945. In a period of almost continuous upheaval, society was transformed by two world wars, the Russian Revolution, the Holocaust, and the rise and fall of the Third Reich. Combining a... Read more >
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Lenin, Stalin, and Hitler
The Age of Social Catastrophe
Written by Robert Gellately


Format: eBook, 720 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: November 11, 2009
Price: $15.99

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Stalin's Curse
Battling for Communism in War and Cold War
Written by Robert Gellately


Format: Trade Paperback, 512 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: December 3, 2013
Price: $17.95

At the Big Three conferences of World War II, Joseph Stalin persuasively played the role of a great world leader, whose primary concerns lay in international strategy and power politics, and not communist ideology. Now, using recently uncovered documents, Robert Gellately conclusively shows that, in fact, the dictator was biding his... Read more >
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Stalin's Curse
Battling for Communism in War and Cold War
Written by Robert Gellately


Format: Hardcover, 496 pages
Publisher: Knopf
On Sale: March 5, 2013
Price: $32.50

A chilling, riveting account based on newly released Russian documentation that reveals Joseph Stalin’s true motives—and the extent of his enduring commitment to expanding the Soviet empire—during the years in which he seemingly collaborated with Franklin D. Roosevelt, Winston Churchill, and the capitalist West.

At the Big Three conferences of World War... Read more >
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Stalin's Curse
Battling for Communism in War and Cold War
Written by Robert Gellately


Format: eBook, 496 pages
Publisher: Vintage
On Sale: March 5, 2013
Price: $13.99

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