Commentary Magazine


Article Preview

Anatomie d'un spectre: L'\'economie du socialisme r\'eel, by Alain Besan\ccon

- Abstract

Two earlier books by Alain Besanqon, the French historian and scholar of Soviet affairs, The Soviet Syndrome (Harcourt Brace Jovanovich, 1978) and The Rise of the Gulag (Continuum, 1981), dealt with Leninist ideology-its role in Soviet foreign policy and



About the Author