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Revolutionary Russia

New Approaches to the Russian Revolution of 1917 (Rewriting Histories)

by Rex A. Wade

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Published by Routledge .
Written in English


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Number of Pages224
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Open LibraryOL7490888M
ISBN 100415307473
ISBN 109780415307475

: Revolutionary Russia () by Orlando Figes and a great selection of similar New, Used and Collectible Books available now at great prices.4/5(K). Americans in Revolutionary Russia is focused on bringing back into print the observations and experiences of Americans who were witnesses to war and revolution in Russia between and There were numerous accounts by Americans from a variety of perspectives. These men and women offer a rich perspective on the tumultuous events that gripped Russia during this time.

If you haven't read Figes' excellent Peoples Tragedy, this is worth a read. If you have, you will be disappointed as much of Revolutionary Russia is a rehash of his earlier book (as is admitted in the intro) and the chapters covering the last years of the USSR lack the detail and penetrating analysis of those covering the earlier period/5(). Revolutionary Russia: –, is a short introduction to the subject published as part of the relaunch of Pelican Books in the United Kingdom in In it Figes argues for the need to see the Russian Revolution in a longer time-frame than most historians have allowed.

Get this from a library! Revolutionary Russia. [Oskar Anweiler; Richard Pipes; Harvard University. Russian Research Center.; Joint Committee on Slavic Studies (U.S.);] -- Cosponsored by the Joint Committee for Slavic Studies of the American Council of Learned Societies and the Russian Research Center of Harvard University. Bibliographical footnotes.   Revolutionary Russia, by Orlando Figes, , available at Book Depository with free delivery worldwide.4/5(K).


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Revolutionary Russia by Rex A. Wade Download PDF EPUB FB2

This book presents a history of Russia from towhen the Soviet Union went out of business, thus tracing a nice year arc of "Revolutionary Russia". This is a useful way to package the Russian Revolution in a book coming out just in advance of the year anniversary of the October Revolution.4/5.

If you haven't read Figes' excellent Peoples Tragedy, this is worth a read. If you have, you will be disappointed as much of Revolutionary Russia is a rehash of his earlier book (as is admitted in the intro) and the chapters covering the last years of the USSR lack the detail and penetrating analysis of those covering the earlier by: 4.

Revolutionary Russia, A History - Kindle edition by Figes, Orlando. Download it once and read it on your Kindle device, PC, phones or tablets. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading Revolutionary Russia, A History/5().

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The dean of contemporary Russian studies—and a gifted popularizer—ventures a refreshing thesis that joins the fondest dreams of the Bolsheviks to the full-circle collapse of the Soviet 1/5(1). The Paperback of the Revolutionary Russia, A History by Orlando Figes at Barnes & Noble.

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Women in Revolutionary Russia is a valuable resource for students of Russian history. It gives a new interpretation of the period and draws on previously unpublished documents. It also contains questions which address the problems of using and interpreting evidence/5.

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Description. Revolutionary Russia: A History in Documents provides a visually stimulating survey of revolutionary Russia, from the collapse of the autocracy in to the consolidation of the Stalinist system in the s. Authors Robert Weinberg and Laurie Bernstein have collected far-flung documents--many available in English for the first time--and woven them into a narrative that focuses.

Revolutionary women in Russia is a powerful study of working women and Russian Marxism, which aims to engage readers with descriptions of 'real' revolutionary women. Based on a variety of sources that have not been previously translated into English, this book will appeal to all those with an interest in the Russian Revolution, twentieth 5/5(1).

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It sounds silly to speak of, but there is a certain mystical quality to. REVOLUTIONARY RUSSIA, A History. GET WEEKLY BOOK RECOMMENDATIONS: Email Address Subscribeetc.) delivers the welcome insight that “red Russia” really began in a time of widespread famine inwhen Russians of various classes and regions realized that the czarist regime was of no help—so helpless, in fact, that.

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Lenin and Revolutionary Russia examines the background to and the course of the Russian Revolution of and Lenin's regime. It explores all the key aspects such as the development of the Bolsheviks as a revolutionary party, the Revolution, the collapse of the Tsarists, the Russian Civil War and historical interpretations of Lenin's legacy to Russian history.

Read "Revolutionary Russia, A History" by Orlando Figes available from Rakuten Kobo. From the author of A People's Tragedy, an original reading of the Russian Revolution, examining it not as a single event 3/5.

The first full-length study of same-sex love in any period of Russian or Soviet history, Homosexual Desire in Revolutionary Russia investigates the private worlds of sexual dissidents during the pivotal decades before and after the Bolshevik Revolution.

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