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The Russian Revolution: History in an Hour

The Russian Revolution: History in an Hour

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by Rupert Colley
     
 
History for busy people. Read a succinct history of The Russian Revolution in just one hour.In 1917 the world changed forever. One of the most influential and contentious events in recent history, the Russian Revolution unleashed the greatest political experiment ever conducted, one which continues to influence both Eastern and Western politics today. The Russian

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History for busy people. Read a succinct history of The Russian Revolution in just one hour.In 1917 the world changed forever. One of the most influential and contentious events in recent history, the Russian Revolution unleashed the greatest political experiment ever conducted, one which continues to influence both Eastern and Western politics today. The Russian Revolution: History in an Hour neatly covers all the major facts and events giving you a clear and straightforward overview: from the circumstances behind the rise of Lenin and the Bolsheviks, to the consequences of their struggle for a new socialist utopia. The Russian Revolution: History in an Hour is engagingly written and accessible for all history lovers.Love your history? Find out about the world with History in an Hour…

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780007493081
Publisher:
HarperCollins Publishers
Publication date:
08/02/2012
Series:
History in an Hour
Sold by:
HarperCollins Publishers
Format:
NOOK Book
Pages:
60
Sales rank:
105,539
File size:
4 MB

Meet the Author

Rupert Colley was a librarian in Enfield for 22 years until September 2011. A history graduate, he launched the original History In An Hour in 2009 with a website, blog and ‘World War Two In An Hour’ as an iPhone app. He then expanded it to Kindle, iBooks and into the USA with a series of titles, and enlisted new writers by encouraging guest bloggers on the website. History In An Hour was acquired by HarperCollins in 2011.

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The Russian Revolution: History in an Hour 4 out of 5 based on 0 ratings. 8 reviews.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
I personaly LOVE history. This book is well written, easy to understand, and has lots of good information. It is intresting and I reccomend it!
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Good conversational overview
idlelore More than 1 year ago
This is a very brief summary of the history of the Russian revolution, and the events leading up to it. It summarises the history very well, and gives a very informative outline of the period. I highly recommend it for anyone who is curious about the time period but who isn't a history major.
Anonymous More than 1 year ago
Nice overview of the events leading up to revolution and the founding of the USSR.
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My results are off, sorry)) she pads in
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