Based on previously unseen documents from the Tsarist military archive, this new history of the Russian Revolution proposes that the support of bordering countries seeing more benefit in the communist side´s fortunes was integral to the revolution and ensuing power structure´s success.
´The greatest history of an event I know´ - C.L.R. James Regarded by many as among the most powerful works of history ever written, The History of the Russian Revolution offers an unparalleled account of one of the most pivotal and hotly debated events in world history. This book presents, from the perspective of one of its central actors, the profound liberating character of the early Russian Revolution. Originally published in three parts, Trotsky´s masterpiece is collected here in a single volume. It is still the most vital and inspiring record of the Russian Revolution ever published.
Eyewitnesses to the Russian Revolution:
Through the Russian Revolution: Claude Anet
The Russian Revolution of 1905:Centenary Perspectives
The Russian Revolution: Sheila Fitzpatrick