Purges in the Communist Party of Czechoslovakia
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Purges in the Communist Party of Czechoslovakia by P. Korbel

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Published by National Committee for a Free Europe in New York .
Written in English


  • Komunistická strana Československá -- Purges

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Edition Notes

Statementby P. Korbel and V. Vagassky.
ContributionsVagassky, V., National Committee for a Free Europe (U.S.)
LC ClassificationsJN2229
The Physical Object
Pagination[1], 55 p.
Number of Pages55
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL17380646M

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Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR), Rus. Soyuz Sovetskikh Sotsialisticheskikh Respublik, former republic. It was established in and dissolved in The Soviet Union was the first state to be based on Marxist socialism (see also Marxism; communism).Until the Communist party indirectly controlled all levels of government; the party's politburo .   Book Description. This is a study of the structure of the Soviet Communist Party, from the events in the Bolshevik Party leading up to the Great Purges of – Professor Getty assesses the party bureaucracy and claims that the Great Purges occurred as the bloody but ad hoc result of Moscow's incremental attempts to centralise political power.4/5(3).   The Great Purge, also known as the “Great Terror,” was a brutal political campaign led by Soviet dictator Joseph Stalin to eliminate dissenting members of the Communist Party and anyone else. Written By: Alexander Dubček, (born Nov. 27, , Uhrovec, Czech. [now in Slovakia]—died Nov. 7, , Prague, Czech. [now in Czech Republic]), first secretary of the Communist Party of Czechoslovakia (Jan. 5, , to Ap ) whose liberal reforms led to the Soviet invasion and occupation of Czechoslovakia in August

The Communist Party polled 38% of the votes in the whole country, but actually won up to 40% in the Czech lands and even 43% in Bohemia. Considering the proportional electoral system, this constituted a really high score and the Czechoslovak Communist Party (the KSC) was by far the most popular political : Muriel Blaive.   The Stalinist-era terror and the political purges that swept communist Eastern Europe in the aftermath of the Second World War are thus a central part of Jo’s story and Convictions joins a growing list of memoirs penned by those who were affected by . The Communist Party of Czechoslovakia (Czech and Slovak: Komunistická strana Československa, KSČ) was a Communist and Marxist–Leninist political party in Czechoslovakia that existed between and It was a member of the n and , it was led by Klement its election victory in General Secretary: Václav Šturc (first), Ladislav . PRAGUE, Czechoslovakia (UPI) The Czechoslovak Communist Party lost more of its leadership early Monday following the second emergency meeting in three days of the member policy-making Central.