Paul R. Gregory. Terror by Quota: State Security from Lenin to Stalin. New Haven: Yale University Press, 2009. viii + 346 pp. $35.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-300-13425-4.
Reviewed by Andrew Janco (University of Chicago) Published on H-Human-Rights (March, 2009) Commissioned by Rebecca K. Root
The "Rational" Mass Violence of Stalin's Secret Police