This is disturbing, but as with all notorious people, someone has to write a book and make a movie, as they did with Hitler. Quote - Montefiore believesMessage 1 of 2 , Mar 3View Source
This is disturbing, but as with all notorious people, someone has to write a book and make a movie, as they did with Hitler.
Quote - Montefiore believes Stalin's years in a Georgian seminary were critical; that without its training, he could not have been transformed from Josef Vissarionovich Djugashvili into Stalin.
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Young Stalin by Simon Sebag Montefiore. A magnificent biography, a masterpiece of detail, a vivid psychological portrait of this dangerous, enigmatic man.
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Aug 11, 2007 – The young Joseph Stalin was a charismatic and well-educated hoodlum. - Sydney Morning Herald Online.
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Young Stalin by Simon Sebag Montefiore. A magnificent biography, a masterpiece of detail, a vivid psychological portrait of this dangerous, enigmatic man.Message 1 of 2 , Mar 4View Source"Young Stalin by Simon Sebag Montefiore. A magnificent biography, a
masterpiece of detail, a vivid psychological portrait of this dangerous,
I've only read Montefiore's STALIN: THE COURT OF THE RED TSAR (in
England, published as A LIFE FOR THE TSAR). If YOUNG STALIN is anything
comparable, it is absolutely worth reading.
In the later book, you will not only come to know Stalin (as well as
anyone could know him) but such supporting figures as Beria. -- Dan Ford US