Johnston, Timothy.

Being Soviet : identity, rumour, and everyday life under Stalin 1939-1953 / Timothy Johnston. - Oxford ; New York : Oxford Unievrsity Press, 2011. - lii, 240 p. : ill. ; 23 cm. - Oxford historical monographs . - Oxford historical monographs. .

Includes bibliographical references (p. [217]-236) and index.

Being Soviet in the pre-war era. The liberator state? : the crisis of official Soviet identity during the Pact period 1939-1941 -- Being Soviet during the Great Patriotic War. Perfidious allies? : Britain, America, and official Soviet diplomatic identity 1941-1945 ; Patrons or predators? : foreign servicemen, technology, and art within official Soviet cultural identity, 1941-1945 -- Being Soviet in the post-war years. Panics, peace, and pacifism : official Soviet diplomatic identity in the late-Stalin years 1945-1953 ; Subversive styles? : official Soviet cultural identity in the late-Stalin years 1945-1953.

9780199604036 0199604037

2011934711

GBB133834 bnb


National characteristics, Russian.


Soviet Union--Social life and customs--1917-1970.
Soviet Union--Social conditions.
Soviet Union--Civilization.
Soviet Union--Relations--Great Britain.
Great Britain--Relations--Soviet Union.
Soviet Union--Relations--United States.
United States--Relations--Soviet Union.

DK268.3 / .J59 2011

947.0842