Samuel Kassow

Killers in White Gowns

Stalin’s Last Crime: The Plot Against the Jewish Doctors, 1948-1953 By Jonathan Brent and Vladimir P. Naumov HarperCollins, 399 pages, $26.95. * * *|On January 13, 1953, just six weeks before Stalin died, an ominous article appeared in Pravda: The ever-vigilant Soviet authorities had “discovered” that several Kremlin doctors, mostly