Select Bibliography of the Stalin Years

  • Anton Antonov-Ovseyenko. The Time of Stalin: Portrait of Tyranny. Haper and Row, 1980.
  • Alan Ball. Russia's Last Capitalists: The NEPMEN, 1921-1929. California, 1987.
  • Thomas G. Butson. The Tsar's Lieutenant The Soviet Marshal. Praeger, 1984.
  • E. H. Carr. Socialism In One Country, 1924-1926. Penguin, 1959.
  • ___. Twilight of the COMINTERN, 1930-1935. Pantheon, 1982.
  • Robert Conquest. Stalin: The Breaker of Nations. Viking, 1991.
  • ___. Stalin and the Kirov Murder. Oxford, 1989.
  • ___. Kolyma: The Artic Death Camps. Viking, 1978.
  • ___. The Great Terror: A Reassesment. Oxford, 1990.
  • David Dallin and Boris Nicolaevsky. Forced Labor In Soviet Russia. Yale, 1947.
  • R. W. Davis. The Industrialization of Soviet Russia, V. I: The Socialist Offensive: The Collectivization of Soviet Agriculture, 1929- 1930. Harvard, 1980.
  • ___. The Industrialisation of Soviet Russia, V. 2: The Soviet Collective Farm, 1929-1930. Harvard, 1980.
  • Helen Carrere D'encausse. Stalin: Order Through Terror. Longman, 1981.
  • Issac Deutscher. Stalin: A Political Biography. Oxford, 1949.
  • Alexander Dolgin. Alexander Dolgin's Story: An American in the Gulag. Ballantine, 1975.
  • John J. Dziak. Chekisty: A History of the KGB. Lexington, 1988.
  • Merle Fainsod. Smolensk Under Soviet Rule. Unwin Hyman, 1958.
  • Petro G. Grigorenko. Memoirs. Norton, 1982.
  • Boris Groys. The Total Art of Stalinism: Avant-Garde, Aestetic Dictatorship, and Beyond. Princeton, 1992.
  • Victor Herman. Coming Out Of The Ice: An Unexpected Life of Victor Herman. Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1979.
  • Maurice Hindus. Red Bread: Collectivization in a Russian Village. Indiana, 1931, 1988.
  • George Katkov. The Trial of Bukharin. Stein and Day, 1969.
  • Nikita Khrushchev. Khrushchev Remembers. Little, Brown, 1970.
  • Hiroaki Kuromiya. Stalin's Industrial Revolution: Politics and Workers,1928-1932. Cambridge, 1988.
  • Walter Laqueur. Stalin: The Glasnost Revelations. Scribners,1990.
  • R. Graig Nation. Black Earth, Red Star: A History of Soviet  Security Policy, 1917-1991. Cornell, 1992.
  • Robert H. McNeal. Stalin: Man & Ruler. New York University, 1988.
  • Roy Medvedev. All Stalin's Men. Doubleday, 1984.
  • A. M. Nekrich. June 22, 1941. South Carolina, 1968.
  • Louis Rapoport. Stalin's War Against The Jews: The Doctors' Plot and the Soviet Solution. Free Press, 1990.
  • Vitaly Rapoport and Yuri Alexeev. High Treason: Essays on the History of the Red Army, 1918- 1938. Duke, 1985.
  • Anthony Read and David Fisher. The Deadly Embrace: Hitler ,Stalin, and the Nazi-Soviet Pact, 1939-1941. Norton, 1988.
  • Geoffrey Roberts. The Unholy Alliance: Stalin's Pact With Hitler. Indiana, 1989.
  • Robert Robinson. Black on Red: My 44 Years Inside The Soviet Union. Acropolis, 1988.
  • Anatoli Rybakov. Fear. Little, Brown. 1992.
  • John Scott. Behind The Urals: An American Worker in Russia's City of Steel. Indiana, 1942.
  • Lewis H. Siegelbaum. Stakhanovism and the Poltics of Productivity in the USSR, 1935-1941. Cambridge, 1988.
  • ___. Soviet State and Society. Cambridge, 1992.
  • Alexander Solzhenitsyn. The Gulag Archipelago, 3 Vols. Haper and Row, 1974, 1975, 1977.
  • Robert Tucker and Stephen Cohen. The Great Purge Trial. Grossets, 1965.
  • Robert Tucker. Stalin As Revolutionary, 1879-1929. Norton, 1973.
  • ___. Stalin In Power, The Revolution From Above, 1928-1941. Norton, 1990.
  • ___. Stalinism: Essays in Historical Interpretation. Norton, 1977.
  • Vladimir Petrov. Soviet Gold: My Life as a Slave Laborer in  Siberian Mines. Farrar, Straus, 1949.
  • Adam Ulam. Stalin: The Man and His Era. Viking, 1973.
  • ___. The Kirov Affair: A Novel. Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1988.
  • Arkady Vaksberg. Stalin's Prosecutor: The Life of Andrei Vyshinsky. Grove Weidenfeld, 1991.
  • Dmitri Volkogonov. Stalin: Triumph and Tragedy. Grove Weidenfeld,1991.
  • Thaddeus Wittlin. Commissar: The Life and Death of Lavrenty Pavlovich Beria. Macmillan, 1972.