Washington DC: US Department of Commerce; Office of Technical Services, Joint Publications Research Service, 1964. 551p., original wraps bound in library boards, formerly punched for a two-ring binder, with holes slightly impinging on text in some parts of the book; otherwise clean and sturdy. Translated by US government for reference, from Russian original. Not found in OCLC.
Collected papers from a major conference of Soviet historians, with many of the papers extraordinarily critical of the repressive measures placed on the field under Stalin. Much material on the proper Leninist training of students, debate over the proper development of research in Soviet history, and more.