Bloodlands: Europe Between Hitler and Stalin

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Basic Books, Oct 12, 2010 - History - 544 pages
A prize-winning historian recasts the history of modern Europe around its central catastrophe: the fourteen million people killed by totalitarian regimes in the lands between Hitler and Stalin
 

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This book looks at Stalin’s Soviet Union and Hitler’s political policies, mostly in the years leading up to and including the 2nd World War. Stalin took over many of the Baltic states, and – via ... Read full review

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A history book I could not put down. Tells the story of the atrocities committed by both Hitler's Nazis and Stalin's Communists in the buffer countries of especially Poland and the Ukraine, but also ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction
1
Chapter 1
21
Chapter 2
59
Chapter 3
89
Chapter 4
119
Chapter 5
155
Chapter 6
187
Chapter 7
225
Chapter 10
313
Chapter 11
339
Conclusion
379
Numbers and Terms
409
Abstract
415
Acknowledgments
419
Bibliography
423
Notes
463

Chapter 8
253
Chapter 9
277

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Timothy Snyder is Professor of History at Yale University. He is the author of The Reconstruction of Nations, Sketches from a Secret War, and The Red Prince. He lives in New Haven, Connecticut.

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