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Forty years of the Soviet regime

Institut zur Erforschung der UdSSR.

Forty years of the Soviet regime

a symposium of the Institute for the Study of the USSR (proceedings of the Ninth Institute Conference) Munich, July 26-27, 1957.

by Institut zur Erforschung der UdSSR.

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Published in München .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Soviet Union
    • Subjects:
    • Soviet Union -- History -- 1917- -- Congresses

    • Edition Notes

      Bibliographical footnotes.

      Other titlesThe Soviet regime.
      Statement[Edited by Oliver J. Frederiksen.
      GenreCongresses.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsDK266.A2 I53 1957
      The Physical Object
      Paginationv, 164 p.
      Number of Pages164
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL6255439M
      LC Control Number58024842
      OCLC/WorldCa2320769

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      Since the Soviet leaders have had nearly forty years to show what they could do with their theory of government; and as the years have flown by, those dictators have piled up a mountain of proof against themselves as haters of God, haters of people who choose to worship Almighty God with spirit and truth; yes, those Soviet leaders have. But the Soviet state that he had built survived for another forty years. The Cold War went on, Eastern Europe remained in thrall to the U.S.S.R., the gulags still operated, and the cruel grip of the state on the Russian people was not relaxed.

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