Soviet veterans of the Second World War : a popular movement in an authoritarian society 1941-1991 /
The first book-length study of Soviet veterans of the Second World War and their movement. Based on extensive research in Soviet archives and libraries, it analyses the fate of the millions who returned from the war with Germany.
|Published:||Oxford ; New York : Oxford University Press, 2008.|
Table of Contents:
- Introduction : consequences of war
- The epic of return
- Welcome to normalcy
- Becoming a civilian
- Victors and victims
- A great profession
- Marked for life
- Honour to the victors!
- The struggle for organization
- Entitlement community.