In Power

Robert Levy

in Ana Pauker

Published by University of California Press

Published in print March 2001 | ISBN: 9780520223950
Published online March 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780520925083 | DOI:
In Power

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This chapter examines Ana Pauker's rise to power. It discusses the appointment of Pauker as the Romanian Communist Party's representative to the Comintern when she returned to the Soviet Union in May 1941 and describes her work in directing the Comintern's România Liberă. The chapter explains Pauker's position on the construction of the Danube–Black Sea Canal, on agrarian issues, on Stalinist purges, and on Jewish emigration.

Keywords: Ana Pauker; Romanian Communist Party; Comintern; Soviet Union; România Liberă; Danube–Black Sea; agrarian issues; Stalinist purges; Jewish emigration

Chapter.  9418 words. 

Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945)

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