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By Sheila Fitzpatrick,Lynne Viola

The Stalin period has been much less available to researchers than both the previous decade or the postwar period. the elemental challenge is that in the Stalin years censorship limited the gathering and dissemination of knowledge (and brought bias and distortion into the records that have been published), whereas within the post-Stalin years entry to information and libraries remained tightly managed. therefore it's not incredible that one of many major manifestations of glasnost has been the trouble to open up files of the Thirties. during this quantity Western and Soviet experts element the untapped strength of assets in this interval of Soviet social heritage and likewise the hidden traps that abound. the total variety of assets is roofed, from memoirs to respectable files, from urban directories to automated facts bases.

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