$
20.62

By Theodore R. Weeks

Across the progressive Divide: Russia and the USSR 1861-1945 deals a large interpretive account of Russian heritage from the emancipation of the serfs to the top of global conflict II.

  • Provides a coherent review of Russia's improvement from 1861 via to 1945
  • Reflects the newest scholarship via taking a thematic method of Russian background and bridging the ‘revolutionary divide’ of 1917
  • Covers political, monetary, cultural, and way of life concerns in the course of a interval of significant alterations in Russian history
  • Addresses through the range of nationwide teams, cultures, and religions within the Russian Empire and USSR
  • Shows how the unconventional regulations followed after 1917 either replaced Russia and perpetuated an monetary and political stress that keeps to persuade smooth society

Show description

Read Online or Download Across the Revolutionary Divide: Russia and the USSR, 1861-1945 (Blackwell History of Russia) PDF

Best russian history books

Icon and Axe: An Interpretative History of Russian Culture

"A wealthy and readable advent to the complete sweep of Russian cultural and highbrow historical past from Kievan occasions to the post-Khruschev period. " - Library magazine. Illustrations, references, index. From the exchange Paperback edition.

Historically Inevitable?: Turning Points of the Russian Revolution

Marx held that the development of society from capitalism to communism used to be 'historically inevitable'. In Russia in 1917, it appeared that Marx's concept was once being born out actually. yet was once the Russian Revolution rather inevitable? This number of fourteen contributions from the world's top Russian students makes an attempt to reply to the query by means of in retrospect on the key turning issues of the revolution.

Lenin and the End of Politics: Volume 2 (Routledge Library Editions: Vladimir Lenin)

Initially released in 1984 this booklet reconsiders the impression of Lenin at the politics and tradition of the 20 th Century. In an in depth exam of Lenin's well-known textual content, The country and Revolution, the writer argues that the odd prestige of this paintings offers readers with significant difficulties of interpretation and indicates how a failure to spot those difficulties has avoided an enough figuring out of significant matters in sleek politics, heritage and social conception.

Memory, Metaphors, and Meaning: Processing Ideas

Literature explores the human , the secret of the realm, existence and loss of life, in addition to our relationships with others, and our wishes and desires. It differs from technology in its goals and strategies, yet Babuts exhibits in different respects that literature has a lot universal flooring with technology. either target for an real model of fact.

Extra resources for Across the Revolutionary Divide: Russia and the USSR, 1861-1945 (Blackwell History of Russia)

Example text

Download PDF sample

Across the Revolutionary Divide: Russia and the USSR, 1861-1945 (Blackwell History of Russia) by Theodore R. Weeks


by Michael
4.4

Rated 4.12 of 5 – based on 19 votes