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Published by George W. Jacobb in Philadelphia .
Written in English


  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Personal narratives.,
  • Soviet Union -- Social conditions.,
  • Soviet Union -- History -- Revolution, 1917-1921.

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Edition Notes

Statementby Charles E. Beury.
GenrePersonal narratives.
The Physical Object
Pagination138 p., [33] leaves of plates :
Number of Pages138
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22900100M

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Let’s hear from the man himself. Please tell us more about Six Weeks in Russia in There are only a couple of well-known eyewitness accounts of the revolution. The best known is probably John Reed’s Ten Days That Shook The World, but I’ve gone with Ransome’s book because Ransome is my man, and because whereas Reed’s book .   In , a book accused him of having been a double agent, spying for both Britain and Russia – “[he was] paid by the Brits and . Russia After Communism provides an overall assessment of the first five years after the Soviet Unions' collapse, what has been accomplished and what has failed to . The Russian Revolution had a decisive impact on the history of the twentieth century. Now, following the collapse of the Soviet regime and the opening of its archives, it is possible to step back and see the full picture. In this classic work, the author incorporates data from archives thatwere previously inaccessible not only to Western but also to Soviet historians, as well as 2/5(3).

Our Non-Fiction Book of The Month for February, The Romanovs – by Simon Sebag Montefiore, is an exceptional example of this year’s reflections on the years that have passed since the climactic Russian revolutions of It is one of those once-in-a-decade texts that brings the past acutely into the present; the author’s inexhaustible research and .   The year is Millions of Russians had been either killed or wounded. The Russian people were angry at Tsar Nicholas II for getting Russia into the war. Revolution in Russia and the Formation of the Soviet Union The Russian Revolution often refers to two events that took place in The first, known as the February Revolution, forced Tsar Nicholas II to abdicate and led to the formation of a provisional government. During the second event, commonlyFile Size: 1MB.   Russia's culture minister, Mikhail Shvydkoi, used the book's launch last week to attack today's generation of communists, still a major force .