Wilson Center Experts

Michael Kraus

Visiting Grant
Kennan Institute

Expertise:
Russia and Eurasia
Affiliation:
Professor, Middlebury University
Wilson Center Project(s):
The Soviet Union, Czechoslovakia and the Second World War: The Foundations of Communist Rule
Term:
May 01, 1985
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Jun 01, 1985

Project Summary

An examination of Stalin’s rise to power, with attention to Stalin’s goals in East Europe and his strategies in the post-war period. This grant project supplemented Kraus’s thesis on the Soviet Union’s and the Communist Party’s domination of Czechoslovakia after World War II.