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This book is a richly detailed account of the Russian Revolution from the fall of the Tsar in March 1917 to the introduction of the New Economic Policy in March 1921. The author draws on interviews and on other kinds of now unavailable documents to produce a work that remains a unique view of early Soviet Russia.

Originally published in 1987.

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Table of Contents

  1. Cover
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  1. Title Page, Copyright
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  1. Contents
  2. pp. v-vi
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  1. Illustrations
  2. pp. vii-viii
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  1. Maps
  2. pp. ix-x
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  1. Selected Bibliography
  2. pp. xi-xiv
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  1. XX. The Clash with the Czechs and the Democratic Counterrevolution
  2. pp. 1-24
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  1. XXI. The Revolution Arms Itself
  2. pp. 25-41
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  1. XXII. The Most Critical Period
  2. pp. 42-65
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  1. XXIII. Terror, Red and White
  2. pp. 66-83
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  1. XXIV. The End of the Tsarist Family
  2. pp. 84-95
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  1. XXV. War Communism
  2. pp. 96-117
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  1. XXVI. The Turn of the Tide and the German Revolution
  2. pp. 118-133
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  1. XXVII. Denikin and the Cossack Vendee
  2. pp. 134-149
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  1. XXVIII. Allied Intervention
  2. pp. 150-172
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  1. XXIX. The Rise and Fall of Kolchak
  2. pp. 173-205
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  1. XXX. The New Revolutionary Offensive
  2. pp. 206-220
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  1. XXXI. Ukraina, Whirlpool of Peasant Anarchism
  2. pp. 221-241
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  1. XXXII. "Russia Shall Be Great, United, Undivided"
  2. pp. 242-266
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  1. XXXIII. The Decisive Campaigns of the Civil War
  2. pp. 267-290
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  1. XXXIV. Mass Labor Conscription; War with Poland
  2. pp. 291-317
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  1. XXXV. The Last Stand of the Whites
  2. pp. 318-334
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  1. XXXVI. The Revolution and Daily Life
  2. pp. 335-358
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  1. XXXVII. The Communist Party: Organizer of Victory
  2. pp. 359-377
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  1. XXXVIII. The Drive for World Revolution
  2. pp. 378-397
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  1. XXXIX. Minor Theatres of Revolution and Civil War
  2. pp. 398-429
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  1. XL. The Crisis of War Communism: Kronstadt and Nep
  2. pp. 430-450
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  1. XLI. The Revolution in Retrospect
  2. pp. 451-464
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  1. Appendix Documents of the Revolution, June 9, 1918-March 23, 1921
  2. pp. 465-504
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  1. Bibliography
  2. pp. 505-524
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  1. Chronological Table
  2. pp. 525-534
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  1. Index
  2. pp. 535-556
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Additional Information

ISBN
9781400858705
MARC Record
OCLC
933515569
Pages
572
Launched on MUSE
2016-01-01
Language
English
Open Access
No
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