The Origins and course of the Purges

Stalin established control over the Party through a combination of terror and gving the party members what they wanted.

Stalin controlled the Country, and maintined his popularity using: Force, Propaganda and the cult of the indivual.

What is the most high profile case of the Great terror?
Old Bolsheviks-accused at the Showtrails
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Were these all enemies of Stalin that needed to be removed?
No, some confessed to the most unlikely crimes-killing Lenin, working for the nazi
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What was a technique used?
woman weeping in her cell, mimicking the accused
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What methods did Stalins used to control the country?
force, propaganda and the cult of personality
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What year did the Terror occur?
1928 to 1938
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Were these all enemies of Stalin that needed to be removed?

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No, some confessed to the most unlikely crimes-killing Lenin, working for the nazi

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What was a technique used?

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What methods did Stalins used to control the country?

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What year did the Terror occur?

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