The Soviet revolutionary and leader who took control of the Soviet Union after Vladimir Lenin’s death in 1924 and transformed it into an industrialized, authoritarian nation. He developed a strong cult of personality and famously presided over widespread, organized campaigns of political repression, murdering and imprisoning millions of people deemed enemies of the state.
Joseph Stalin Quotes in The Golden Notebook
The The Golden Notebook quotes below are all either spoken by Joseph Stalin or refer to Joseph Stalin. For each quote, you can also see the other terms and themes related to it (each theme is indicated by its own dot and icon, like this one: Note: all page numbers and citation info for the quotes below refer to the Simon and Schuster edition of The Golden Notebook published in 1962.).