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The Bolsheviks

The Intellectual and Political History of the Triumph of Communism in Russia, With a New Preface by the Author

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$50.00 • £40.95 • €45.00

ISBN 9780674078307

Publication Date: 04/01/1998

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598 pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches

16 halftones

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The rise of the Bolsheviks is an epic Russian story that now has a definitive end. The major historian of the subject, Adam Ulam, has enlarged his classic work with a new Preface that puts the revolutionary moment, and especially Lenin, in perspective for our modern age.

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