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The Doctors' Plot: Stalin's Last Crime. - Rapoport, Yakov
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1991, ISBN: 9781872180137

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320 S. Gebundene Ausgabe mit Schutzumschlag. Umschlag leicht berieben, sonst gutes Exemplar. - Inhalt: Prologue: Memory Is Medicine by Natalya Rapoport -- The Conspiracy -- Antisemitism -- Pathology -- Drug Control -- Gathering Clouds -- My Arrest -- In Prison -- Refutations -- Liberation -- Stalin's Fury -- Supplements: Early Plotters -- Lina Stern: Persecution of an Academician -- Olga Lepeshinskaya: The Vital Substance and Its Inglorious Demise. - PRESIDENT GORBACHEV RECENTLY called for the examination of certain black spots in Russia's history and for the opening up of the KGB files. It has allowed books such as this one to appear. This is a first-hand account by a survivor of 'Stalin's last crime', the so-called 'Doctors' Plot of 1953', written soon after the event but unpublished until now. On January 13, 1953, the official press agency Tass announced the arrest of a group of 'killer doctors' who were, allegedly, systematically doing away with prominent public figures in the Soviet Union. Nine doctors, six of them Jews, were cited, and in the next few weeks many more were carted off to the dread prisons of Lubyanka and Lefortovo. Among them was Yakov Lvovich Rapoport, a distinguished pathologist; this book is a firsthand memoir of his imprisonment, revealing not only the suffering caused by a fabricated 'plot' but also the devastating climate of antisemitism and the appalling disarray of medicine and science in the Stalinist era. Rapoport outlines the background of the infamous incident: arrests of prominent physicians had begun in 1952 and created hysteria throughout the country. Clinics were empty, patients refused professional medical advice, rumours abounded of poisoned medicines in pharmacies and murdered infants in maternity wards. Public opinion was primed to accept the Doctors' Plot, and to this day no one knows how many hundreds or thousands of doctors, prominent and ordinary, were victimized. Rapoport himself was arrested in early February, and he recalls in meticulous detail the psychological and physical pain he endured, all the while steadfastly denying that there was any conspiracy. He was saved from certain execution only by the death of Stalin. The Doctors' Plot is the gripping story of a brave man that gives a dismal picture of what life - especially for intellectuals and for Jews -was like in the Soviet Union under the paranoid Stalin. There is much information on the distortion of biology by Lysenko, the demigogic elevation of such charlatans as Olga Lepeshinskaya, the campaign'against Virchowism, the fictitious murder of Gorky and the quite likely murder of Frunze, and other mind-boggling examples of the surrealistic politics of Soviet science. (Klappentext). ISBN 9781872180137 Versand D: 3,00 EUR History (Europe), [PU:London: Fourth Estate,]

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320 S. Gebundene Ausgabe mit Schutzumschlag. Umschlag leicht berieben, sonst gutes Exemplar. - Inhalt: Prologue: Memory Is Medicine by Natalya Rapoport -- The Conspiracy -- Antisemitism -- Pathology -- Drug Control -- Gathering Clouds -- My Arrest -- In Prison -- Refutations -- Liberation -- Stalin's Fury -- Supplements: Early Plotters -- Lina Stern: Persecution of an Academician -- Olga Lepeshinskaya: The Vital Substance and Its Inglorious Demise. - PRESIDENT GORBACHEV RECENTLY called for the examination of certain black spots in Russia's history and for the opening up of the KGB files. It has allowed books such as this one to appear. This is a first-hand account by a survivor of 'Stalin's last crime', the so-called 'Doctors' Plot of 1953', written soon after the event but unpublished until now. On January 13, 1953, the official press agency Tass announced the arrest of a group of 'killer doctors' who were, allegedly, systematically doing away with prominent public figures in the Soviet Union. Nine doctors, six of them Jews, were cited, and in the next few weeks many more were carted off to the dread prisons of Lubyanka and Lefortovo. Among them was Yakov Lvovich Rapoport, a distinguished pathologist; this book is a firsthand memoir of his imprisonment, revealing not only the suffering caused by a fabricated 'plot' but also the devastating climate of antisemitism and the appalling disarray of medicine and science in the Stalinist era. Rapoport outlines the background of the infamous incident: arrests of prominent physicians had begun in 1952 and created hysteria throughout the country. Clinics were empty, patients refused professional medical advice, rumours abounded of poisoned medicines in pharmacies and murdered infants in maternity wards. Public opinion was primed to accept the Doctors' Plot, and to this day no one knows how many hundreds or thousands of doctors, prominent and ordinary, were victimized. Rapoport himself was arrested in early February, and he recalls in meticulous detail the psychological and physical pain he endured, all the while steadfastly denying that there was any conspiracy. He was saved from certain execution only by the death of Stalin. The Doctors' Plot is the gripping story of a brave man that gives a dismal picture of what life - especially for intellectuals and for Jews -was like in the Soviet Union under the paranoid Stalin. There is much information on the distortion of biology by Lysenko, the demigogic elevation of such charlatans as Olga Lepeshinskaya, the campaign'against Virchowism, the fictitious murder of Gorky and the quite likely murder of Frunze, and other mind-boggling examples of the surrealistic politics of Soviet science. (Klappentext). ISBN 9781872180137 Versand D: 3,00 EUR History (Europe), [PU:London: Fourth Estate,]

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The Doctors' Plot
Author:

Yakov Rapoport

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The Doctors' Plot

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1872180132

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EAN (ISBN-13): 9781872180137
ISBN (ISBN-10): 1872180132
Hardcover
Publishing year: 1991

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