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Revolution on My Mind

Writing a Diary under Stalin

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$25.00 • £20.95 • €22.50

ISBN 9780674032316

Publication Date: 05/31/2009

Academic Trade

448 pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

21 halftones

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  • Preface
  • Prologue: Forging the Revolutionary Self
  • 1. Rearing Conscious Citizens
  • 2. Bolshevik Views of the Diary
  • 3. Laboratories of the Soul
  • 4. Intelligentsia on Trial: Zinaida Denisevskaya
  • 5. Secrets of a Class Enemy: Stepan Podlubny
  • 6. The Diary of a New Man: Leonid Potemkin
  • 7. Stalin’s Inkwell: Alexander Afinogenov
  • 8. The Urge to Struggle On
  • Notes
  • Note on Sources
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

Awards & Accolades

  • Honorable Mention, 2008 W. Bruce Lincoln Book Prize, American Association for the Advancement of Slavic Studies
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