Joseph Stalin

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Russian leader who succeeded Lenin as head of the Communist Party and created a totalitarian state by purging all opposition (1879-1953)

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De todas maneras, el autor festeja la ruptura de Iosif Vissarionovich Stalin con la revolucion mundial para dedicarse al socialismo en un solo pais, proponiendo una coexistencia pacifica entre los anglo-americanos y los sovieticos (pp.
It was almost innate to Iosif Vissarionovich Stalin and to the rest of his entourage, whether Caucasian or Russian, who grew up in a similar environment of brutality characteristic of the lower classes of the Russian Empire.
That said, Joseph Vissarionovich Stalin's hardly our idea of Superman.
In 1945 he won a Stalin Prize for his portrait Iosif Vissarionovich Stalin.
"We must not stay silent about the importance of the deeds in the Great Patriotic War of Joseph Vissarionovich Stalin," Chernomyrdin told a conference of war veterans.
And even half a century after his death, the very mention of Josef Vissarionovich Stalin's name conjures up images of fear, torture and execution.