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The lesser terror [electronic resource] : Soviet state security, 1939-1953 / Michael Parrish.

By: Parrish, Michael, 1944-.
Material type: TextTextPublisher: Westport, Conn. : Praeger, 1996Description: 1 online resource (xxii, 424 p., [8] p. of plates) : ill.ISBN: 0313022208 (electronic bk.); 9780313022203 (electronic bk.).Subject(s): Soviet Union -- Politics and government -- 1936-1953 | Political purges -- Soviet Union -- History | Secret service -- Soviet Union -- History | HISTORY | Geheime politie | Politische Verfolgung | Sowjetunion | Secret police | Union of Soviet Socialist RepublicsGenre/Form: Electronic books.Additional physical formats: Print version:: Lesser terror.DDC classification: 947.084/2 Other classification: 15.70 Online resources: EBSCOhost
Contents:
Beriia takes over -- Mass killings of Polish POW officers -- The Orel massacres, the killings of senior military officers, and war-time deportations -- SMERSH and Abakumov -- The Vlasov movement and other collaborators -- Abakumov as head of MGB -- Post-war campaigns against the military -- The anti-Semitic campaigns -- The Leningrad affair -- Intelligence, counterintelligence, and terror campaigns in East Europe -- Downfall -- The aftermath -- Legacy.
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Includes bibliographical references (p. [361]-391) and index.

Beriia takes over -- Mass killings of Polish POW officers -- The Orel massacres, the killings of senior military officers, and war-time deportations -- SMERSH and Abakumov -- The Vlasov movement and other collaborators -- Abakumov as head of MGB -- Post-war campaigns against the military -- The anti-Semitic campaigns -- The Leningrad affair -- Intelligence, counterintelligence, and terror campaigns in East Europe -- Downfall -- The aftermath -- Legacy.

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