Hitler and Stalin: Parallel Lives
|Rating||:||4.55 (825 Votes)|
|Number of Pages||:||1152 Pages|
Forty years after his Hitler: A Study in Tyranny set a standard for scholarship of the Nazi era, Lord Alan Bullock gives readers a breathtakingly accomplished dual biography that places Adolf Hitler's origins, personality, career, and legacy alongside those of Joseph Stalin--his implacable antagonist and moral mirror image.
From Publishers Weekly The lives of, arguably, the 20th century's most evil dictators unfold in tandem in this continually absorbing masterpiece of historical exposition and the biographer's art, a History Book Club main selection in cloth. . Copyright 1993 Reed Business Information, Inc
A grueling but rewarding read "Hitler and Stalin" places two of history's most destructive figures side by side, telling their stories both individually and (periodically) in comparison. Bullock's technique makes for some mighty interesting reading, with a thorough examination of just how so many people came to their deaths through . Surprisingly good Interesting read. Bought a copy for my dad too. Judy Walker said Five Stars. Excellent book