The Penguin History of Modern Russia From Tsarism to the Twenty-'first Century

Service Robert

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Éditeur
Penguin Adult Digital
Pages
736
Parution
septembre 2009
Format
Ebook EPUB
Protection
DRM
Langue
Anglais
EAN
9780141931913
  • Résumé

Russia's recent past has encompassed revolution, civil war, mass terror and two world wars, and the country is still undergoing huge change. In his acclaimed history, now updated to 2009, Robert Service provides a superb panoramic viewpoint on Russia, exploring the complex, changing interaction between rulers and ruled from Nicholas II, Lenin and Stalin through to Gorbachev, Yeltsin, Putin and beyond. This new edition also discusses Russia's unresolved economic and social difficulties and its determination to regain its leading role on the world stage and explains how, despite the recent years of de-communization, the seven decades of communist rule which penetrated every aspect of life still continue to influence Russia today.
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