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Leonid I. Brezhnev, Pages From His Life - 1st Edition - ISBN: 9780080281506, 9781483145341

Leonid I. Brezhnev, Pages From His Life

1st Edition

Written under the Auspices of the Academy of Sciences of the USSR

Author: Leonid I. Brezhnev
eBook ISBN: 9781483145341
Imprint: Pergamon
Published Date: 1st January 1982
Page Count: 252
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Leonid I. Brezhnev: Pages from His Life is a five-chapter biography of Leonid I. Brezhnev. This book details the life of Leonid I. Brezhnev from his childhood and his experiences during and after the war. This text details the truly gigantic work of Brezhnev. This book indicates that all achievements of the Soviet Union are associated with Brezhnev: in economic progress; in the further improvement of the socialist state and of democracy; in the progress of culture; and in raising the people's standard of living. Brezhnev is one of the most prominent international leaders. This biography will help British readers to gain a truer picture of Soviet realities and a better understanding of the Soviet people's views and aspirations.

Table of Contents

To the British Reader

К Брumaнmcкoмy Чumameлю

1. Among Workers

1. Childhood in Kamenskoye

2. School Tears

3. Worker and Engineer

2. In the Fire of Struggle against Fascism

1. First Months of the War

2. In the Novorossiisk Area

Operation Novorossiisk

Assault on the City

3. Liberation of the Ukraine

Fighting in the Mountains

Key to Battle Success

In Transcarpathia

4. Onward West

3. Tackling the Tremendous Job of Building a New Society

1. Home to the Dnieper Valley

Formidable Problems of Economic Recovery

Calm and Confidence

Life Triumphs

2. In Moldavia

3. In the Virgin Land Areas

Spirit of Confidence

4. Working in the Leading Bodies of the Country

5. With the Party and at Its Head

An Important Stage in the Development of Soviet Society

Socialist Democracy is Genuine Democracy

Trade Unions in the Life of Soviet Society

The Soviet Youth

The Increasing Role of Science

Economy: Results and Prospects

Everything for the Benefit of Man

Development of Foreign Economic Relations

4. Working for World Peace

1. On the Basis of Historical Experience

2. Promoting the Policy of Peace

3. Consistent Champion of Peaceful Coexistence

4. Effective Blueprints for Peace

5. Together with the Other Socialist States

6. The USSR and the Third World

For Peace in Asia

The USSR and Africa

The Soviet Union and Latin America

7. May Europe Be a Peace Zone

The Soviet Union and France

Soviet-British Relations

Relations Between the USSR and the FRG

The Soviet Union and Italy

Soviet Co-operation with Some Other European Countries

8. The Soviet Union and the United States

9. Soviet-Japanese Relations

10. The Soviet Union and China

5. The Head of the State



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