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In Defence of the Russian Revolution

Al Richardson

In Defence of the Russian Revolution

A Selection of Bolshevik Writings, 1917-1923

by Al Richardson

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Published by Humanities Press Intl .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • European history (ie other than Britain & Ireland),
  • Marxism & Communism,
  • Terrorism, freedom fighters, armed struggle,
  • Russia,
  • Political Ideologies - Communism & Socialism,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • History: American

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages308
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12251671M
    ISBN 101899438025
    ISBN 109781899438020
    OCLC/WorldCa33294798


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