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ghost of Stalin.

Jean-Paul Sartre

ghost of Stalin.

by Jean-Paul Sartre

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Published by George Braziller in New York .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Translation of Le fantome de Staline, first published in vol. 7 of the author"s Situations.

The Physical Object
Pagination150p.
Number of Pages150
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20175835M

In , Adam Hochschild spent nearly six months in Russia talking to gulag survivors, retired concentration camp guards, and countless others. The result is a riveting evocation of a country still haunted by the ghost of Stalin. Stalin's Ghost audiobook, by Martin Cruz Smith Investigator Arkady Renko, the pariah of the Moscow prosecutor’s office, has been assigned the thankless job of investigating a new phenomenon: late-night subway riders report seeing the ghost of Joseph Stalin on the platform of the Chistye Prudy Metro station. The illusion seems part.

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The theme of Stalin's Ghost is the unwelcome surprise our exhumation of the past can entail, a theme borne out casually throughout a book in which the game of "He's hiding from the prosecutor here and disowned by the prosecutor in Moscow/5.

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Stalin's Ghost is a real page turner. I could hardly put it down when my eyes grew heavy at 2 a.m. No one writes about Russia like Martin Cruz Smith, and in Stalin's Ghost you will see past, present, and future of that volatile country combined in a marvelously powerful way.

Arkady Renko is back in Moscow, but his life is at a low ebb.5/5(5). Martin Cruz Smith’s novels include Gorky Park, Stallion Gate, Nightwing, Polar Star, Stalin’s Ghost, Rose, December 6, Tatiana, The Girl from Venice, and The Siberian is a two-time winner of the Hammett Prize, a recipient of the Mystery Writers of America’s Grand Master Award and Britain’s Golden Dagger Award, and a winner of the Premio Piemonte Giallo Released on: J   Although some twenty million people died during Stalin’s reign of terror, only with the advent of glasnost did Russians begin to confront their memories of that time.

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Genre/Form: Quelle History: Additional Physical Format: Online version: Sartre, Jean-Paul, Ghost of Stalin. New York, G. Braziller [] (OCoLC) THE UNQUIET GHOST: Russians Remember Stalin User Review - Kirkus.

Although 20 million people died during Stalin's two-decade reign of terror, Russians have only recently, with the advent of glasnost, begun to confront their memories of that time.5/5(3).

As "Stalin's Ghost" finds its way back to the civil war in Chechnya and to the staged photo opportunity of unearthing yet another mass grave, Renko roams widely and watchfully through the book's.

Once the Chief Investigator of the Moscow Militsiya, Arkady Renko is now a pariah of the Prosecutor's Office and has been reduced to investigating reports of late-night subway riders seeing the ghost of Joseph Stalin.

Part political hocus-pocus, part wishful thinking - even the illusion of the bloody dictator has a higher approval rating than /5(41). STALIN’S GHOST by Martin Cruz Smith ‧ RELEASE DATE: J The excellent Russian detective Arkady Renko investigates supposed sightings of Josef Stalin in the Moscow subway, getting himself shot in the head in the Author: Martin Cruz Smith.

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Even the details of dreams and hallucinations are woven into the plot. The end of the book was like seeing the seemingly disparate pieces of an abstract puzzle satisfyingly assemble into a clear picture. Any additional comments. The story is haunting, gritty, ugly, beautiful, and utterly engrossing.

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Once the Chief Investigator of the Moscow Militsiya, Arkady Renko is now a pariah of the Prosecutor's Office and has been reduced to investigating reports of late-night subway riders seeing the ghost of Joseph Stalin.

Part political hocus-pocus, part wishful thinking - even the illusion of the bloody dictator has a higher approval rating than Author: Martin Cruz Smith. Adam Hochschild (/ ˈ h oʊ k ʃ ɪ l d /; born October 5, ) is an American author, journalist, historian and lecturer.

His best-known works include King Leopold's Ghost (), To End All Wars: A Story of Loyalty and Rebellion, – (), Bury the Chains (), The Mirror at Midnight (), The Unquiet Ghost (), and Spain in Our Hearts ().Family: Berthold Hochschild (grandfather).

STALIN'S GHOST is a fast-paced story told from beginning to end, without the contrived twists and unlikely surprises many of today’s authors seem to hold sacred. Now, more than two-and-a-half decades after meeting Arkady Renko, he is an even more interesting character, living up to the promise that he first showed in GORKY PARK.In this subtle, moving book, he is an everyman, whose loyalty and courage speak to all of us." - The Economist "A chess master in “Stalin’s Ghost” contemptuously describes one rival as “really just a wood pusher,” someone who lacks inspiration as he moves chess figures around a board.