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Title Revolution! : writings from Russia, 1917 / edited by Pete Ayrton.

Edition First Pegasus Books hardcover edition.
Publication Info. New York : Pegasus Books, 2017.
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 Nichols Adult Nonfiction  947.0841 REV    AVAILABLE
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Description 364 pages ; 24 cm
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references.
Contents The deciding night / Leon Trotsky -- The fall of the provisional government / John Reed & Louise Bryant -- Odds and ends of revolution / John Reed & Louise Bryant -- An ex-capitalist / Arthur Ransome -- A theorist of revolution / Arthur Ransome -- Perhaps it is for the best / Robert Bruce Lockhart -- Alone in Petrograd / Edith Sollohub -- Blockade / Konstantin Paustovsky -- Chapaev / Dmitry Furmanov & Mikhail Sholokhov -- Mr Harrington's Washing / Somerset Maugham -- Rasputin / Teffi -- They got her to scrub the deck! / Teffi -- Diary : 1920 / Isaac Babel -- The shaving of Karl Marx / H.G. Wells -- Institutionalising the town children / H.G. Wells -- Letters from Russia / Bertrand Russell -- The outgoing letter N37 -- Electrification -- Domestic bliss -- Crisis -- Nervous people -- An incident on the Volga -- Pelageya -- The hat / Lev Lunts, Mikhail Zoshckenko -- The secret of the Cheka / Marietta Shaginian -- Three generations / Alexandra Kollontai & Vera Inber -- The destruction of the Intelligentsia / Nina Berberova -- Hares of all lands, Unite! / Ilya Ehrengburg -- John Reed burst into my room -- free speech is a bourgeois prejudice / Emma Goldman -- Back in Petrograd / Alexander Berkman -- Anguish and enthusiasm 1919-1920 -- Deadlock of the revolution : 1926-1928 -- The years of resistance: 1928-1933 / Victor Serge -- The Roussakov affair / Panait Istrati -- The pride and pomp of proletarisn power / Claude McKay -- Turkmenian flamenco / Langston Hughes -- The blood thirsty professions & striving after friendship -- Moscow / Walter Benjamin -- Propaganda plus / Theodore Dreiser -- How Robinson was created / Ilf & Petrov.
Subject Soviet Union -- History -- Revolution, 1917-1921 -- Sources.
Soviet Union -- History -- Revolution, 1917-1921 -- Personal narratives.
Soviet Union -- History -- Revolution, 1917-1921 -- Social aspects -- Sources.
Social conflict -- Soviet Union -- History -- Sources.
Soviet Union -- Politics and government -- 1917-1936 -- Sources.
Added Author Trotsky, Leon, 1879-1940.
Reed, John, 1887-1920.
Bryant, Louise, 1885-1936.
Ransome, Arthur, 1884-1967.
Lockhart, Robert Hamilton Bruce, 1887-1970.
Sollohub, Edith, 1886-1965.
Paustovsky, Konstantin, 1892-1968.
Furmanov, Dm. (Dmitriĭ), 1891-1926.
Sholokhov, Mikhail Aleksandrovich, 1905-1984.
Maugham, W. Somerset (William Somerset), 1874-1965.
Tėffi, N. A. (Nadezhda Aleksandrovna), 1872-1952.
Babelʹ, I. (Isaak), 1894-1940.
Wells, H. G. (Herbert George), 1866-1946.
Russell, Bertrand, 1872-1970.
Lunt︠s︡, Lev, 1901-1924.
Zoshchenko, Mikhail, 1895-1958.
Shahinyan, Margarit.
Kollontaĭ, A. (Aleksandra), 1872-1952.
Inber, Vera.
Berberova, Nina Nikolaevna.
Ėrenburg, Ilʹi︠a︡, 1891-1967.
Berkman, Alexander, 1870-1936.
Serge, Victor, 1890-1947.
McKay, Claude, 1890-1948.
Hughes, Langston, 1902-1967.
Benjamin, Walter, 1892-1940.
Dreiser, Theodore, 1871-1945.
Ilʹf, Ilʹi︠a︡, 1897-1937.
Petrov, Evgeniĭ, 1903-1942.
ISBN 9781681775203
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