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By Rex A. Wade

ISBN-10: 1107130328

ISBN-13: 9781107130326

ISBN-10: 1107571251

ISBN-13: 9781107571259

Rex A. Wade offers a vital evaluation of the Russian Revolution from its starting in February 1917, during the various political crises below Kerensky, to the victory of Lenin and the Bolsheviks within the October Revolution. This completely revised and accelerated 3rd version introduces scholars to new ways to the Revolution's political heritage and clears away some of the myths and misconceptions that experience clouded reviews of the interval. It additionally provides due house to the social heritage of the Revolution, incorporating humans and locations too frequently omitted of the tale, together with ladies, nationwide minority peoples, peasantry, and entrance squaddies. The 3rd version has been up-to-date to incorporate new scholarship on subject matters corresponding to the arriving of the Revolution and the start of Bolshevik rule, in addition to the Revolution's cultural context. This hugely readable publication is a useful consultant to 1 of crucial occasions of contemporary history.

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