Soviet Colossus: History and Aftermath / Edition 5

Soviet Colossus: History and Aftermath / Edition 5

by Taylor and Francis
     
 

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ISBN-10: 0765603969

ISBN-13: 9780765603968

Pub. Date: 03/20/2001

Publisher: Taylor & Francis

This new edition of a best-selling history of twentieth-century Russia has been expanded to tell the story of the Soviet aftermath.

Overview

This new edition of a best-selling history of twentieth-century Russia has been expanded to tell the story of the Soviet aftermath.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780765603968
Publisher:
Taylor & Francis
Publication date:
03/20/2001
Edition description:
5TH
Pages:
432
Product dimensions:
6.28(w) x 9.23(h) x 1.20(d)

Table of Contents

PART ONE: THE FUNDAMENTALS OF RUSSIAN HISTORY
Prologue
The Autocratic State
The Nineteenth-Century Crisis
The People
The Intelligentsia: Strangers in a Strange Land
PART TWO: THEEND OF THE OLD ORDER
Capitalism Comes to Russia
The Revolutionaries Regroup
The Final Years and Last Stand
PART THREE: LENIN'S RUSSIA
1917: Russia's Two Revolutions
Into the Fire: The Civil War
New Policies and New Problems
PART FOUR: STEELING THE REVOLUTION
Bolshevism without Lenin
The Revolution From Above
Trial by Fire: The Great Patriotic War
September Songs
PART FIVE: THE SOCIALIST SUPERPOWER
Krushchev: Reforming the Revolution
The Brezhnev Era: The Graying of the Revolution
PART SIX: FAILED COMMUNISM AND FLAWED CAPITALISM
Gorbachev: Restructuring to Deconstruction
The Russiab Devolution

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