The Soviet Biological Weapons Program: A History

  title={The Soviet Biological Weapons Program: A History},
  author={Jeanne Guillemin},
  booktitle={Politics and the Life Sciences},
  • J. Guillemin
  • Published in
    Politics and the Life…
  • Engineering, Political Science
What will be the legacy of the Soviet Union? For much of its seventy-three years, its totalitarian government punished citizens with mass internal exile, censorship and heavy restrictions on travel, and terroristic "purges" for perceived unpatriotic behavior. Despite successes in literacy and industrial manufacture, and the unforgettable defeat of Hitler's army in the Great Patriotic War, the USSR's Orwellian propaganda machine fostered lies among top officials and factual distortions… Expand
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