The Russian Civil War

Birlinn, 2000 - 362 sivua
"The Russian Civil War of 1917-1920, out of which the Soviet Union was born, was one of the most significant events of the twentieth century. The collapse of the Tsarist regime and the failure of the Kerensky Provisional Government nearly led to the complete disintegration of the Russian state. This book, however, is not simply the story of that collapse and the rebellion that accompanied it, but of the painful and costly reconstruction of Russian power under a Soviet regime."--Page 4 of cover.

Kirjan sisältä

Mitä ihmiset sanovat - Kirjoita arvostelu

LibraryThing Review

Käyttäjän arvio  - Paul.Bentley - LibraryThing

Hundreds of thousands died on the battlefield, tens of thousands more were executed for treason or merely found themselves of the wrong nationality and in the way of two relentlessly unpleasant sides ... Lue koko arvostelu

LibraryThing Review

Käyttäjän arvio  - languagehat - LibraryThing

I've read several books on the Russian Civil War, and this is the one I'd recommend as a first approach to the subject. It presents the military developments thoroughly and memorably (and has ... Lue koko arvostelu


Spreading the Revolution
Soviet Russia and the Central Powers
The Allies in Russia October 1917November 1918

20 muita osia ei näytetty

Muita painoksia - Näytä kaikki

Yleiset termit ja lausekkeet

Kirjaluettelon tiedot