Bloody Saturday in the Soviet Union : Novocherkassk, 1962
by Samuel H. Baron


Overview - This is the first complete story, long hidden by the Soviet Union, of the attack by government forces on striking workers in 1962, resulting in 21 dead and hundreds of others wounded or imprisoned. Only with the advent of glasnost in the 1980s did the tight lid of secrecy placed on the entire episode by the Soviets begin slowly to lift.

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Overview
This is the first complete story, long hidden by the Soviet Union, of the attack by government forces on striking workers in 1962, resulting in 21 dead and hundreds of others wounded or imprisoned. Only with the advent of glasnost in the 1980s did the tight lid of secrecy placed on the entire episode by the Soviets begin slowly to lift.


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  • ISBN-13: 9780804740937
  • ISBN-10: 0804740933
  • Publisher: Stanford University Press
  • Publish Date: May 2002
  • Page Count: 280
  • Dimensions: 9.3 x 6.3 x 0.83 inches
  • Shipping Weight: 1.07 pounds


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Books > History > Russia & the Former Soviet Union
Books > Political Science > Labor & Industrial Relations

 
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