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Tommy Egger: Sheila Fitzpatrick
Stalin has been the unchallenged dictator of the Soviet Union for so long that most historians hav dismissed the officials surrounding him as mere yes-men and political window dressing. "On Stalin's Team" overturns this reductionist view, revealing that behind Stalin was a group of loyal men who formed a remarkably effective team with him from the late 1920s until his death in 1953. Sheila Fitzpatrick vividly his comrade-in-arms who not only worked closely with Stalin, but also constituted his social circle.