Deutscher, Isaac. Stalin: A Political Biography. Second edition. New York: Oxford University Press, 1967, 661 p. Focuses on Stalin's political life.
McNeal, Robert H. Stalin: Man and Ruler. Hampshire and London: Macmillan Press, 1988, 389 p.
Examines Stalin's life and work using sources rarely available outside the former Soviet Union.
Trotsky, Leon. Stalin: An Appraisal of the Man and His Influence. Revised edition. Edited and translated by Charles Malamuth. New York: Stein and Day, 1967, 516 p.
Seminal biography by Stalin's close associate and sometime enemy Trotsky that includes an...
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