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DocArchive: Digitising Stalin

February 11th, 2015

Episode 938 of 1340 episodes

For Stalin, privacy was key. So how would he feel about his secrets being revealed? The Stalin Digital Archive aims to release 400,000 pages of Soviet secrets from 1890 through to 1952, and may give us a new way of looking at this period, and at Stalin.