The White Russian Army in Exile 1920-1941

The White Russian Army in Exile 1920-1941

by Paul Robinson
     
 

ISBN-10: 0199250219

ISBN-13: 9780199250219

Pub. Date: 05/02/2002

Publisher: Oxford University Press

This book describes the fate of the soldiers of the anti-Bolshevik White Army, who fled Russia at the end of the Russian civil war. Remarkably, the Army continued to exist in exile, refining its ideology, and participating in the underground struggle against the Soviets. Paul Robinson sheds new light on the dynamic individuals involved in the White Movement, as

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Overview

This book describes the fate of the soldiers of the anti-Bolshevik White Army, who fled Russia at the end of the Russian civil war. Remarkably, the Army continued to exist in exile, refining its ideology, and participating in the underground struggle against the Soviets. Paul Robinson sheds new light on the dynamic individuals involved in the White Movement, as well as on interwar Russian emigration in general.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780199250219
Publisher:
Oxford University Press
Publication date:
05/02/2002
Series:
Oxford Historical Monographs Series
Pages:
268
Product dimensions:
5.70(w) x 8.60(h) x 0.90(d)

Table of Contents

Abbreviations
1Civil War1
2Russia Abroad16
3The Gallipoli Miracle31
4The Army, the State, and Society51
5The Last Battle65
6Dispersal79
7ROVS97
8Nikolasha Takes Charge113
9Activism, Provocation, and Paranoia131
10The New Generation149
11Defining the White Idea165
12Depression and Mutiny184
13ROVS Discredited202
14Defencism, Defeatism, and War214
Epilogue232
Glossary235
Bibliography238
Index249

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