Joseph Stalin

Definitions

  • WordNet 3.6
    • n Joseph Stalin Russian leader who succeeded Lenin as head of the Communist Party and created a totalitarian state by purging all opposition (1879-1953)
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Usage

In literature:

Joseph Stalin, for instance, vetoed plans for a Soviet phone system soon after the Bolshevik revolution.
"Hacker Crackdown" by Bruce Sterling
Joseph Stalin will not be among those present this time.
"Dave Dawson at Casablanca" by Robert Sydney Bowen
His was a one-man rule, patterned completely on the rule of Joseph Stalin in the Soviet Union.
"Area Handbook for Bulgaria" by Eugene K. Keefe, Violeta D. Baluyut, William Giloane, Anne K. Long, James M. Moore, and Neda A. Walpole
Joseph Stalin, always paranoid, decided that the rocket researchers' "fireworks" were "dangerous to the country.
"Project Daedalus" by Thomas Hoover
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In news:

Leon Trotsky is expelled from the Soviet Communist Party, leaving Joseph Stalin in undisputed control of the Soviet Union (more info).
1927 – Leon Trotsky is expelled from the Soviet Communist Party, leaving Joseph Stalin in undisputed control of the Soviet Union (More info).
Svetlana Alliluyeva, daughter of the late Russian dictator, Joseph Stalin, at her press conference on April 26, 1967.
An employee of the Bulgarian National Art Gallery in Sophia cleans a bust of Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin, part of an upcoming exhibition called "Totalitarian Art.".
Stern portraits of Karl Marx, Vladimir Lenin and Joseph Stalin peer from a slyly subversive set piece in " Iron Curtain " at Village Theatre: horns for Marx, a propeller beanie for Lenin and Coke-bottle glasses for Stalin.
How Joseph Stalin Invented 'American Exceptionalism'.
Joseph Stalin, Lenin 's successor.
Winston Churchill , Franklin Delano Roosevelt and Joseph Stalin.
The real story promised in the title of this biography is that Mao Zedong was largely a subordinate of Joseph Stalin, and not the independent revolutionary portrayed in other narratives.
You may remember that Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin's only daughter, who had defected to the US in 1967, died last year.
And Joseph Stalin, too, I suppose -- were keenly aware that the Nazi threat was at least as much ideological as military.
People attending the unveiling of a new Joseph Stalin monument, Zaporizhia, Ukraine, May 5, 2010.
Nazism and I believe Joseph Stalin and Stalinism .
Do you believe the bust of Joseph Stalin should be removed from the grounds of the National D-Day Memorial.
In Bloodlands Timothy Snyder attempts to link the Holocaust to a syndrome of political killing endorsed by Adolf Hitler and Joseph Stalin .
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