Lenin


Format:
Book


Author(s):
Clark, Ronald


Keyword(s):
Heads of state -- Soviet Union -- Biography. Communists -- Soviet Union -- Biography. Biographie Lenin, Vladimir Ilíich, 1870-1924. Lenin, Vladimir I.


Year:
1988


Pages:
x, 564 p.


Publisher:
Harper & Row


Publisher location:
New York, N.Y.


Accession number:
28324440


Label:
Box 129


Notes:
ill. ; 25 cm. TABLE OF CONTENTS -- Apprenticeship -- The boy from the Volga -- Novice conspirator -- A youth in exile -- Great expectations -- Approaches to revolution -- Return to Russia -- Training for the task -- The catalyst of war -- The sealed train -- The man revealed -- Preparing the ground -- On the eve -- The seizure of power -- The Bolsheviks in control -- Problems of success -- Brest-Litovsk -- The end of democracy: terror -- Civil war and intervention -- Lenin's state survives -- The fight for recovery -- Death, succession and the legacy. Includes index./ Originally published in Great Britain under the title: Lenin : the man behind the mask. Ronald W. Clark. Book


Language:
English


Call number:
LC: DK254.L4; Dewey: 947.084/1/0924; B


ISBN:
ISBN: 0060158026; 9780060158026 LCCN: 87-45090


Work type:
Biography (bio)


Abstract:
An account of Lenin's impact on the course of twentieth-century history.


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