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Nikita Khrushchev

by Martin Ebon

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Published by Chelsea House in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Soviet Union
    • Subjects:
    • Khrushchev, Nikita Sergeevich, 1894-1971 -- Juvenile literature,
    • Khrushchev, Nikita Sergeevich, 1894-1971,
    • Heads of state -- Soviet Union -- Biography -- Juvenile literature,
    • Heads of state

    • About the Edition

      A biography of the man who ruled the Soviet Union from 1958 to 1964.

      Edition Notes

      StatementMartin Ebon ; [introductory essay on leadership, Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr.].
      SeriesWorld leaders past & present
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDK275.K5 E26 1986
      The Physical Object
      Pagination112 p. :
      Number of Pages112
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2538120M
      ISBN 100877545626
      LC Control Number85019058

      When Nikita Khrushchev toured America in —the first Russian leader ever to set foot in the Western Hemisphere, let alone the United States—the country was enjoying a period of unprecedented prosperity, just as the Cold War and the possibility of thermonuclear annihilation were causing widespread, bone-deep dread throughout the land.   Except, um, so far as anyone has been able to prove, Comrade Khrushchev never said any such thing. The quote, which has been used by demagogues to equate liberal/progressive policies with communism ever since the early s, doesn't appear in Khrushchev's writings or in the transcripts of any of his speeches, and the only individual who ever claimed to have witnessed the utterance .

      Khrushchev’s improbable two-week visit did not change the course of the Cold War, nor do Nelson and Schoenbachler change the general understanding of the U.S.-Soviet rivalry. Instead, the book presents a colorful chronicle of Khrushchev’s tour and a lively portrait of the Soviet leader. Get this from a library! Nikita Khrushchev and the creation of a superpower. [Sergeĭ Khrushchev; Shirley Benson] -- "More is known about Nikita Khrushchev than about many former Soviet leaders, partly because of his own efforts to communicate through speeches, interviews, and memoirs. (A .

        More is known about Nikita Khrushchev than about many former Soviet leaders, partly because of his own efforts to communicate through speeches, interviews, and memoirs. (A partial version of his memoirs was published in three volumes in , , and , and a complete version was Author: Sergei Khrushchev.   Author of Stroitel'stvo kommunizma v SSSR i razvitie sel'skogo khozyaistva, Memoirs, For victory in peaceful competition with capitalism, Memoirs of Nikita Khrushchev, Vospominanii︠a︡, World Congress for General Disarmament and Peace, The Revolutionary working-class and communist movement, Kommunizm--mir i schastʹe narodov.


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