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    DescriptionE.H. Carr is the acknowledged authority on Soviet Russia. In The Russian Revolution from Lenin to Stalin he provides the student and general reader alike with the insights and knowledge of a lifetime's work. This book, is without doubt, the standard short history of the Russian Revolution and now contains a new introduction by R.W. Davies.


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    Title
    The Russian Revolution from Lenin to Stalin 1917-1929
    Authors and contributors
    By (author) Edward Hallett Carr, By (author) R. W. Davies
    Physical properties
    Format: Paperback
    Number of pages: 240
    Width: 137 mm
    Height: 215 mm
    Thickness: 13 mm
    Weight: 316 g
    Language
    English
    ISBN
    ISBN 13: 9780333993095
    ISBN 10: 0333993098
    Classifications

    Warengruppen-Systematik des deutschen Buchhandels: 25500
    B&T Book Type: NF
    BIC geographical qualifier V2: 1DVUA
    Nielsen BookScan Product Class 3: T5.2
    BIC E4L: HIS
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    B&T Modifier: Region of Publication: 03
    B&T Modifier: Academic Level: 01
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    LC subject heading:
    Ingram Subject Code: HP
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    BISAC V2.8: HIS032000
    BISAC Merchandising Theme: ET180
    Ingram Theme: CULT/RUSSIA
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    LC subject heading:
    BISAC V2.8: HIS027130
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    BIC subject category V2: 1DVUA
    DC22: 947.0841
    BIC subject category V2: 3JJG
    LC subject heading:
    DC22: 947.084/1
    LC classification: DK265 .C3837 2003, DK265 \.C3
    Thema V1.0: NHD, JPWQ, NHTV
    Edition
    2, Revised
    Edition statement
    2nd Revised edition
    Illustrations note
    black & white illustrations
    Publisher
    Palgrave MacMillan
    Imprint name
    Palgrave MacMillan
    Publication date
    03 April 2004
    Publication City/Country
    Basingstoke
    Author Information
    E.H. CARR who died in 1982 at the age of ninety was a Fellow of Trinity College, Cambridge, UK, and an Honorary Fellow of Balliol College, Oxford, UK. His books include International Relations between the Two World Wars 1919-1939, The Twenty Years' Crisis 1919-1939, Nationalism and After, The New Society, What is History?, 1917: Before and After, Michael Bakunin, The Russian Revolution From Lenin to Stalin 1917-1929, the fourteen volume History of Soviet Russia and The Twilight of the Comintern 1930-1935. R.W. DAVIES is Emeritus Professor in the Centre for Russian and East European Studies at the University of Birmingham.
    Review quote
    'Not many books about the past illuminate the present, but this is one of them, and it deserves to be widely read.' - Richard Gott, The Guardian 'An astonishing amount of information, and of thought-provoking ideas, is compressed into a remarkably small amount of space...the standard of accuracy and clarity is very high, the style of presentation admirable. The author should - again - be congratulated.' - Alec Nove, New Society 'In this short and lively account he sets down exactly what he thinks took place, with perfect impartiality...there could hardly be a better introduction to one of the principal subjects in current affairs.' -Economist 'Here we have an absolutely first-class work in its own right...Carr will be remembered and consulted as long as his subject remains interesting, which is likely to be for a fair while yet.' - Ken Coates, Tribune 'Every statement, indeed every sentence is based upon a minute, careful and well documented study.' - H.S. Ferns, Birmingham Post
    Table of contents
    October 1917 The Two Worlds War Communism The Breathing-Space of NEP The New Soviet Order The Scissors Crisis Lenin's Last Days The Rise of Stalin The USSR and the West (1923-1927) The USSR and the East (1923-1927) The Beginnings of Planning The Defeat of the Opposition The Dilemma of Agriculture Growing Pains of Industrialization The First Five-Year Plan The Collectivization of the Peasant Patterns of Dictatorship The USSR and the World (1927-1929) The Revolution in Perspective