1996, English, Book, Illustrated edition: A concise history of the Russian Revolution / Richard Pipes. Pipes, Richard, (author.)

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A concise history of the Russian Revolution / Richard Pipes
 
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Edition
  • First Vintage Books edition.
Physical Description
  • xvii, 431 pages : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm.
Published
  • New York : Vintage Books, 1996.
Language
  • English

Edition details

Title
  • A concise history of the Russian Revolution /​ Richard Pipes.
Author
  • Pipes, Richard, (author.)
Other Authors
  • Pipes, Richard. Digested as (expression) Russian Revolution.
  • Pipes, Richard. Digested as (expression) Russia under the Bolshevik regime.
Edition
  • First Vintage Books edition.
Published
  • New York : Vintage Books, 1996.
Copyright
  • ©1995.
Content Types
  • text
Carrier Types
  • volume
Physical Description
  • xvii, 431 pages : illustrations, maps ; 21 cm.
Subjects
Summary
  • Looks at the decay of the tsarist empire and the causes of the Revolution, discusses the aims of the Bolshevik party, and recounts the major events of the conflict.
Contents
  • Part 1: The agony of the Old Regime. I. Russia in 1900. The peasantry ; Official Russia ; The intelligentsia
  • II. The constitutional experiment. The Revolution of 1905 ; Stolypin
  • III. Russia at war. Her prospects ; The first year ; Catastrophe looms
  • IV. The February Revolution
  • Part 2: The Bolsheviks conquer Russia. V. Lenin and the origins of Bolshevism
  • VI. The October coup. The Bolshevik's failed bids for power ; The coup
  • VII. Building the one-party state
  • VIII. The Revolution internationalized. Brest-Litovsk ; Foreign involvement
  • IX. War Communism. The creation of a command economy ; The war against the village
  • X. Red terror. The murder of the imperial family ; Mass terror
  • Part 3: Russia under the Bolshevik Regime. XI. The Civil War. The first battles : 1918 ; The climax : 1919-1920
  • XII. The new empire
  • XIII. Communism for export
  • XIV. Spiritual life. Culture as propaganda ; War on religion
  • XV. Communism in crisis. NEP : the false thermidor ; The crisis of the new regime
  • XVI. Reflections on the Russian Revolution
  • Glossary
  • Chronology.
Notes
  • "Condensation of two volumes published originally ... as: The Russian Revolution ... and Russia under the Bolshevik regime ... by Richard Pipes"--Title page verso.
  • Includes bibliographical references (pages 415-416) and index.
Language
  • English
ISBN
  • 9780679745440
Dewey Number
  • 947/​.0841
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