(Visit: http://www.uctv.tv) Arch Getty explores the intriguing details surrounding Lenin’s body, which was embalmed shortly after his death in 1924 and has been on public display ever since in a mausoleum on Moscow’s Red Square. Getty is a Distinguished Professor in the UCLA Department of History. Recorded on 10.19.2015. Series: "UCLA Faculty Research Lectures" [3/2016] [Humanities] [Show ID: 30567]