Introducing Lenin and the Russian Revolution

Introducing Lenin and the Russian Revolution

by Richard Appignanesi, Oscar Appignanesi, Oscar Zarate
     
 
Lenin is the key to understanding the Russian Revolution. His dream was the creation of the world's first Socialist state. It was a short-lived dream that became a nightmare when Stalin rose to absolute power in 1929. Lenin was the avant-garde revolutionary who adapted Marxist theory to the practical realities of a vast, complex and backward Russia.

Overview

Lenin is the key to understanding the Russian Revolution. His dream was the creation of the world's first Socialist state. It was a short-lived dream that became a nightmare when Stalin rose to absolute power in 1929. Lenin was the avant-garde revolutionary who adapted Marxist theory to the practical realities of a vast, complex and backward Russia.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9781840461565
Publisher:
Icon Books, Ltd. UK
Publication date:
07/01/2000
Series:
Introducing
Pages:
176
Product dimensions:
5.60(w) x 8.16(h) x 0.46(d)

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