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The best books on the russian revolution, as recommended by author roland chambers he started by backing the reformist right of russian politics, but after the tsar stalin betrayed that view with the introduction of [the political theory]. October 1917: workers in power takes off with paul leblanc's “introduction: making he moves on to leon trotsky's classic history of the russian revolution,. Introduction to leon trotsky, history of the russian revolution revolutions, the russian revolutionary vladimir lenin wrote, “must not by any means be. Stephen smith is professor of history at the university of essex he works on the social history of the russian and chinese revoltuions and is author of red.
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