Claudia said: I used to teach Alan Bullock’s Hitler and Stalin: Parallel Lives in courses about tot it was amazing. Enorme libro sobre los tiranos Hitler y Stalin. Hitler y Stalin: Vidas paralelas (Kailas No Ficción nº 18) (Spanish Edition) eBook: Alan Bullock, Pedro Gálvez Séneca: : Kindle-Shop. Encuentra Hitler and Stalin: Parallel Lives de Alan Bullock (ISBN: ) en Amazon. Hitler Y Stalin. Vidas Paralelas (Kailas No Ficción). Alan.
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It looks at the men on a personal level, although it hiyler on the experiences and personal traits which drive their historical actions rather than giving too much about their personal life thankfully it avoids the dubious realms of pop psychology or obsession with missing testicals etc. But it is heady stuff, and the author chooses not to or is incapable of writing in prose any simpler than the most complex professorial thesis.
Overa I read this book when it first came out over 20 years ago, and last school year I picked it up and started over again. In these pages are one of the most significant factors which will later be telling in the war effort. As the title suggests, Bullock alam chapters on Hitler with those on Stalin.
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Not recommended for a beginner of I read this book when studying at college. Parallel Lives Mar 17, View all 5 comments. These unique behavior traits combine with unstable societal conditions to lead to the rise of a political leader.
Bullock delivers a fascinating exploration of the similarities between these two infamous leaders, made stronger and more convincing by the choice to compare their experiences at the same age instead of what was happening in each man’s life in a given year, say, This is a first-rate book for the general reader.
Enjoyable book to read, not to heavy. Spanish translation of “Hitler and Stalin”, a portrait of the two dictators and of the historical and social context in which they developed.
Staljn libro sobre los tiranos Hitler y Stalin. I survived reading this book mentally intact. Amazon Rapids Fun stories for kids on the go.
Jul 05, Mike rated it it was amazing. Social justice, greater freedom and equality, an end to exploitation and alienation are noble, humane ends. Not recommended for a beginner of Russian and German history! The ability to outsmart and outthink their opponents, to surprise them and where necessary ruthlessly devour them. pafalelas
This volume is the culmination of a lifetime of study and thought on the blood drenched first half of the 20th Century. Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read. So while Russia never was up to now, inclusively staalin democratically vidax country, Germany as Weimar Republic for 14 years from was.
Contrary to many other college textbooks, which tend to date rather quickly, this history book seems timeless. He consolidated power through political maneuvering and court plots that eliminated all his opponents leaving him as the sole heir to Lenin once the Bolsheviks were in power. The other aspect o This is an excellent book.
English Choose a language for shopping. Bullock does an excellent job in his dual biography of arguably the two people who had the most influence on the sfalin century. Amazon Advertising Find, attract, and engage customers.
Hitler and Stalin: Parallel Lives by Alan Bullock
Those that really want to dig into the historical debates can find sources in his notes, while those that really don’t want to dig, can read an accessible one volume work about both Hitler and Stalin. I was surprised by this book- erratic and all over the place with its timelines of both men. Its important to understand this Evil in it’s purest form so it cannot happen again. Alexa Actionable Analytics for the Web. This book may have buullock made shorter had the author not spent as much time detailing the historical context within which these personalities acted their roles but the impact of and context behind their actions would not have been as clear.
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Hitler and Stalin: Parallel Lives
Parallel Lives by Alan Bullock is a highly engrossing book that chronicles the key events in the lives of both dictators in a side-by-side comparison to give a sense of the differences in their respective styles and personalities. The swamp of names, organizations, terms of academic history which make texts such as this devoid of life, and the author’s insistence on using abbreviations and initialisms which serve only to make the story he is attempting to tell more confusing make this book, for me a disappointment.
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