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The Diary of an American Physician in the Russian Revolution 1917

  • 336 Pages
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  • English
University Press of the Pacific
Biography & Autobiography, European history (ie other than Britain & Ireland), History of medicine, Medical - General, Biography/Autobiography, Biography / Autobiography, Russia, Europe - Russia & the Former Soviet Union, Historical - Ge
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ISBN 100898755549
ISBN 139780898755541

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Uploaded by Alyson-Wieczorek on SIMILAR ITEMS (based. Book Description: Author of the only full-length eyewitness account of the Revolution, Sukhanov was a key figure in the first revolutionary Government.

His seven-volume book, first published inwas suppressed under Stalin. The Volunteer Army and the Allied Intervention in South Russia, A Study in the Politics and Diplomacy of the Russian Civil War by George A.

Brinkley avg rating — 6 ratings. The Russian Revolution, Through American Eyes. On a muggy July night inAmerican journalist Arno Dosch-Fleurot joined the protestors parading along Petrograd’s Nevsky Prospekt when gunshots suddenly rang out.

Banners pleading for liberty and freedom crashed to the ground as blood stained the Russian capital’s most fashionable thoroughfare.

Now in a new edition, this provocative, highly readable work presents a fascinating look at events that culminated in the Russian Revolution. Focusing on the Revolution in its widest sense, Sheila Fitzpatrick covers not only the events of and what preceded them, but the social transformations brought about by the Bolsheviks.5/5(1).

2. Russian Revolution A Personal Record by NN Sukhanov This book was necessary reading for all early historians of the revolution. Sukhanov, a left- Menshevik hostile to Lenin, was actually present in Petrograd in both February and October.

He is one of the few, if. The Russian Revolution of was said to be a major factor contributing to the cause of the Revolutions of The events of Bloody Sunday triggered nationwide protests and soldier mutinies.

A council of workers called the St. Petersburg Soviet was created in this chaos. While the Revolution was ultimately crushed, and the leaders of the St. Petersburg Soviet were arrested, this laid Location: former Russian Empire.

Review by Frederick L Schuman: History of the National Economy of Russia to the Revolution by Peter I Lyashchenko and L. Herman. The American Historical Review. Vol. 56, No. 1 (Oct., ), pp.

"Political Repercussions of the Supply Problem in the Russian Revolution of " Roger Pethybridge. Russian Review.

Vol. 29, No. The Red Cross Mission to Rumania remained at its post in Jassy for the remainder of and into The medical staff of the American Red Cross Mission in Russia — the seven doctors — quit in disgust in Augustprotested the political activities of Colonel Thompson, and returned to.

During that period he kept a diary, selected excerpts of which form the basis of this book. Across just odd pages this chaplain’s diary affords a rare glimpse into the private, family life of the Romanovs in the period immediately after the Russian Revolution but before the Bolshevik putsch/5(5).

Category:Novels set in the Russian Revolution Jump to Novels set in the Russian Revolution (). Pages in category "Novels set in the Russian Revolution" The following 15 pages are in this category, out of 15 total. This list may not reflect recent changes. One of the many sub-sourcebooks of this site deals specifically with the Russian Revolution.

Russian Revolution, Civil War & USSR (): These links to primary sources are a subset of the larger EuroDocs site. Many but not all of the documents and sites are in Russian.

Soviet History/Marxist History/Marxist Internet ArchiveAuthor: Ed Oetting. CAUGHT IN THE REVOLUTION Petrograd, Russia, — A World on the Edge By Helen Rappaport Illustrated.

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British sloops torpedoed and sunk; only 12 survivors. Announced Marshal Conrad von Hötzendorf. Intwo revolutions completely changed the fabric of Russia. First, the February Russian Revolution toppled the Russian monarchy and established a Provisional Government.

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"Russian Revolution" is the collective term for a pair of revolutions in Russia inwhich dismantled the Tsarist autocracy and led to the eventual rise of the Soviet Union.

The Russian Empire collapsed with the abdication of Emperor Nicholas II, and the old regime was replaced by a provisional government during.

Ariadna Tyrkova-Williams, a Russian journalist and politician who spent time in southern Russian with the anti-Bolshevik Whites and wrote about events for American and British publications Louise Bryant, an American journalist and political activist who travelled to Petrograd in August with her journalist husband John Reed to report on.

2 The Russian Revolution: A Beginner’s Guide The Party of Socialist Revolutionaries (SRs), which were less doctrinaire than the Marxists but equally militant, claimed to speak for the peasants, who formed the vast majority of the population.

The heirs of the populists of the s, in the. The film is set in St. Petersburg, Russia after the Russian revolution of Based on the eponymous book by Boris Lavrenev.

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"An Analysis of the Inability of the Provisional Government to Prevent the Bolshevik Seizure of Power and the Failure of Kerensky's Coalition Politics in "Durham E-Theses. Durham. From the archive, 16 March The story of the Russian revolution So far as can at present be judged, casualties among civilians amount to a Author: Guardian Staff.

When Trotsky returned to Petrograd in May of to organize the Bolshevik phase of the Russian Revolution, he carried $10, for travel expenses, a generously ample fund considering bthe value of the dollar at that time. Trotsky was arrested by Canadian and British naval personnel, when the ship, on which he was traveling, the S.S.

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