Coverart for item
The Resource The year I was Peter the Great : 1956 : Khrushchev, Stalin's ghost, and a young American in Russia, Marvin Kalb

The year I was Peter the Great : 1956 : Khrushchev, Stalin's ghost, and a young American in Russia, Marvin Kalb

Label
The year I was Peter the Great : 1956 : Khrushchev, Stalin's ghost, and a young American in Russia
Title
The year I was Peter the Great
Title remainder
1956 : Khrushchev, Stalin's ghost, and a young American in Russia
Statement of responsibility
Marvin Kalb
Title variation
  • 1956 : Khrushchev, Stalin's ghost, and a young American in Russia
  • Khrushchev, Stalin's ghost, and a young American in Russia
Creator
Author
Subject
Genre
Language
eng
Summary
The author describes his time traveling through Russia as an attaché to the American Embassy in Moscow in 1956, discussing the criticism of Joseph Stalin by Khruschev and the temporary thaw and hopes for the future that occurred before Soviet troops invaded Hungary later that year
Biography type
autobiography
Cataloging source
YDX
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Kalb, Marvin L
Dewey number
070.92
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • maps
Index
index present
LC call number
  • PN4874 .K26
  • DK275.K35
LC item number
  • A3 2017
  • A3 2017
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Kalb, Marvin L
  • Kalb, Marvin L.
  • Khrushchev, Nikita Sergeevich
  • Stalin, Joseph
  • Television journalists
  • Foreign correspondents
  • Political rehabilitation
  • Soviet Union
  • Soviet Union
  • Soviet Union
  • Hungary
Target audience
adult
Label
The year I was Peter the Great : 1956 : Khrushchev, Stalin's ghost, and a young American in Russia, Marvin Kalb
Instantiates
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Map on lining papers
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 27
  • 4
  • From Cambridge to Moscow
  • 33
  • 5
  • Govorit Moskva-"Moscow Calling"
  • 43
  • 6
  • De-Stalinization = De stabilization
  • 57
  • 1
  • 7
  • Thaw
  • 71
  • 8
  • From Zhukov to Poznan
  • 97
  • 9
  • Into the Heartland
  • 109
  • 10
  • Roots
  • A Summertime Break in Central Asia
  • 123
  • 11
  • Where Stalin Is Still Worshipped
  • 157
  • 12
  • Back to a Familiar Chill
  • 187
  • 13
  • "Dark, Frightening, and Tragic Days"
  • 1
  • 217
  • 14
  • Uvarov, Sasha, and Stalin's Ghost
  • 237
  • 15
  • At the End of the Arc
  • 265
  • Postscript
  • Five Months Later...
  • 273
  • 2
  • War, College, and Basketball
  • 9
  • 3
  • Teddy, Joyce, and Journalism
Control code
ocn973798759
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 290 pages
Isbn
9780815731610
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
B K1243 ; XX-AB ; [A17BP068, #58, 3@24.99, ES/RT ]
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 973798759
  • (OCoLC)973798759
Label
The year I was Peter the Great : 1956 : Khrushchev, Stalin's ghost, and a young American in Russia, Marvin Kalb
Publication
Copyright
Note
  • Map on lining papers
  • Includes index
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
  • 27
  • 4
  • From Cambridge to Moscow
  • 33
  • 5
  • Govorit Moskva-"Moscow Calling"
  • 43
  • 6
  • De-Stalinization = De stabilization
  • 57
  • 1
  • 7
  • Thaw
  • 71
  • 8
  • From Zhukov to Poznan
  • 97
  • 9
  • Into the Heartland
  • 109
  • 10
  • Roots
  • A Summertime Break in Central Asia
  • 123
  • 11
  • Where Stalin Is Still Worshipped
  • 157
  • 12
  • Back to a Familiar Chill
  • 187
  • 13
  • "Dark, Frightening, and Tragic Days"
  • 1
  • 217
  • 14
  • Uvarov, Sasha, and Stalin's Ghost
  • 237
  • 15
  • At the End of the Arc
  • 265
  • Postscript
  • Five Months Later...
  • 273
  • 2
  • War, College, and Basketball
  • 9
  • 3
  • Teddy, Joyce, and Journalism
Control code
ocn973798759
Dimensions
24 cm
Extent
xiv, 290 pages
Isbn
9780815731610
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Note
B K1243 ; XX-AB ; [A17BP068, #58, 3@24.99, ES/RT ]
Other physical details
illustrations, map
System control number
  • (Sirsi) 973798759
  • (OCoLC)973798759

Library Locations

    • North Independence BranchBorrow it
      317 W. 24 Hwy., Independence, MO, 64050 , US
      39.100794 -94.418828
    • Oak Grove BranchBorrow it
      2320 S. Broadway St., Oak Grove, MO, 64075, US
      38.99155 -94.13043
    • Raytown BranchBorrow it
      6131 Raytown Road, Raytown, MO, 64133, US
      39.010894 -94.462706
Processing Feedback ...