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George H. Leggett • 4 Items / 1 Book, 3 Articles
The Cheka: Lenin's Political Police (1981)
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Published Reviews
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    Modern Europe (Review)
    The Cheka: Lenin's Political Police, by George Leggett
    1. The Cheka: Lenin's Political Police by George Leggett
    The American Historical Review, October 1982, p. 1136
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    The Soviet Union and Eastern Europe (7 Reviews)
    A Captive Lion, by Elaine Feinstein
    1. A Captive Lion by Elaine Feinstein
    2. The Cheka: Lenin's Political Police by George Leggett
    3. Glasnost--How Open?
    4. The Kazakhs by Martha Brill Olcott
    5. Moscow 2042 by Vladimir Voinovich
    6. The Velvet Prison by Miklos Haraszti
    7. The Wolf of the Kremlin by Stuart Kahan
    Orbis, Winter 1988, pp. 153-156
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    Recent Books on International Relations (16 Reviews)
    The Soviet Union and Eastern Europe
    1. The Cheka: Lenin's Political Police by George Leggett
    2. The Time of Stalin by Anton Antonov-Ovseyenko
    3. From the Yaroslavsky Station by Elizabeth Pond
    4. The Crisis and the Crash by Richard B. Day
    5. ABCs of Soviet Socialism by James R. Millar
    6. Trade and Technology in Soviet-Western Relations by Philip Hanson
    7. Soviet Decision Making in Practice by Yaacov Ro'I
    8. Siberian Development and East Asia by Allen S. Whiting
    9. East-West Relations and the Future of Eastern Europe by Morris Bornstein
    10. The Politics of Ethnicity in Eastern Europe by George Klein and Milan J. Reban
    11. Poland Today: The State of the Republic by Michel Vale
    12. The Battle for the Marchlands by Adam Zamoyski
    13. The East German Army by Thomas M. Forster
    14. President Edvard Benes by Edward Taborsky
    15. Socialism and Democracy in Czechoslovakia, 1945-1948 by Martin R. Myant
    16. Charter 77 and Human Rights in Czechoslovakia by H. Gordon Skilling
    Foreign Affairs, Winter 1981, pp. 448-450