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Stalin's Daughter: The Extraordinary and Tumultuous Life of Svetlana Alliluyeva


by Rosemary Sullivan,
The San Francisco Chronicle, July 2, 2015

In September 1957, four years after her father died, Svetlana Stalina began to use her mother’s name, Alliluyeva. The metallic sound of the name Stalin, she said, lacerated her heart.


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