Captives of revolution

the socialist revolutionaries and the Bolshevik dictatorship, 1918-1923 by Scott B. Smith

Publisher: University of Pittsburgh Press in Pittsburgh, Pa

Written in English
Published: Pages: 380 Downloads: 497
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Subjects:

  • Politics and government,
  • Political culture,
  • Communism,
  • Dictatorship,
  • Revolutionaries,
  • Socialists,
  • Socialism,
  • Partīi︠a︡ sot︠s︡īalistov-revoli︠u︡t︠s︡īonerov,
  • History

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references (p. 279-370) and index.

StatementScott B. Smith
SeriesPitt series in Russian and East European studies, Series in Russian and East European studies
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDK265 .S5296 2011
The Physical Object
Paginationxix, 380 p. :
Number of Pages380
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24903361M
ISBN 100822944030
ISBN 109780822944034
LC Control Number2010046565
OCLC/WorldCa682903096

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