New York: International Publishers, . 12mo (7 1/4 x 5 inches; 186 x 126 mm), 63,  pages, in stapled wrappersStalin's report to the 18th Congress of the Soviet Communist Party delivered March 10, 1939. He discusses the economic situation in capitalist countries, Soviet achievements, strengthening the party, etc. This congress followed bloody purges of Stalin's perceived enemies; throughout the text he calls them "wreckers" and "fiends." This edition issued by the main publishing arm of the Communist Party USA. Item #2163
CONDITION: Soiling and a couple closed tears to wrappers. Internally pages lightly toned but clean and unmarked. A Very Good copy.