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The Secret File of Joseph Stalin: A Hidden Life by Roman Brackman

By Roman Brackman

This account of Stalin's existence starts off together with his early years, the relations breakup brought on by the suspicion that the boy used to be the results of an adulterous affair, the abuse through his father and the expansion of the traumatized boy into felony, secret agent, and eventually one of many twentieth century's political monsters.

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17. Iremaschwili, Stalin und die Tragödie Georgiens, Berlin, 1932, pp. 27ff. 18. Stalin, Sochineniya, vol. I, Moscow, 1946–51, pp. 314ff. 19. For a discussion of reaction formation, see any elementary psychology textbook. 20. Arkhomed, Rabochee dvizhenie i sotsial-demokratiya na Kavkaze, Geneva, 1910, p. 74. 21. Uratadze, ‘Moi vospominaniya’. Manuscript on file at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University, pp. 56ff. 22. Batumskaya demonstratsiya 1902-go goda, Moscow, 1937, p. 152. 23. Zhordania,’ Poslednie novosti, Paris, 16 December 1936, p.

For a discussion of reaction formation, see any elementary psychology textbook. 20. Arkhomed, Rabochee dvizhenie i sotsial-demokratiya na Kavkaze, Geneva, 1910, p. 74. 21. Uratadze, ‘Moi vospominaniya’. Manuscript on file at the Hoover Institution, Stanford University, pp. 56ff. 22. Batumskaya demonstratsiya 1902-go goda, Moscow, 1937, p. 152. 23. Zhordania,’ Poslednie novosti, Paris, 16 December 1936, p. 2. 24. Ibid. 25. Souvarine, Stalin: a Critical Survey of Bolshevism, London, 1939, p. 46. Beria: K Voprosu ob istorii bolshevitskikh organizatsii v Zakavkazie’, Caucasian Review, no.

66ff. Quoted in Smith, pp. 165f. 6. Zhordania’, Poslednie novosti, Paris, 16 December 1936, p. 2. 7. See Chapter 5 below for Tskhakaya’s role in the liquidation of the Avlabar underground press in Tiflis. 8. Dubinsky-Mukhadze, Kamo, pp. 37–42. 9. Lenin, Polnoe sobranie sochinenii, Moscow, 1958–65, vol. 9, p. 334. 10. Dubinsky-Mukhadze, Kamo, p. 39. 11. Alliluev, Proidennyi put’, Moscow, 1946, p. 157. Alliluev’s recollections are riddled with inconsistencies. 12. Allilueva, Vospominaniya, Moscow, 1946, p.

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