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The Resource The "Russian" civil wars 1916-1926 : ten years that shook the world, Jonathan D. Smele

The "Russian" civil wars 1916-1926 : ten years that shook the world, Jonathan D. Smele

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The "Russian" civil wars 1916-1926 : ten years that shook the world
Title
The "Russian" civil wars 1916-1926
Title remainder
ten years that shook the world
Statement of responsibility
Jonathan D. Smele
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Subject
Language
eng
Summary
This volume offers a comprehensive and original analysis and reconceptualisation of the compendium of struggles that wracked the collapsing Tsarist empire and the emergent USSR, profoundly affecting the history of the twentieth century. Indeed, the reverberations of those decade-long wars echo to the present day - not despite, but because of the collapse of the Soviet Union, which re-opened many old wounds, from the Baltic to the Caucasus. Contemporary memorialising and 'de-memorialising' of these wars, therefore form part of the book's focus, but at its heart lie the struggles between various Russian political and military forces which sought to inherit and preserve, or even expand, the territory of the tsars, overlain with examinations of the attempts of many non-Russian national and religious groups to divide the former empire. The reasons why some of the latter were successful (Poland and Finland, for example), while others (Ukraine, Georgia and the Muslim
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YDXCP
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Smele, Jonathan D
Index
no index present
Literary form
non fiction
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  • Civil war
  • Soviet Union
  • Soviet Union
Label
The "Russian" civil wars 1916-1926 : ten years that shook the world, Jonathan D. Smele
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Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn891121495
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
423 p. maps
Isbn
9780190233044
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)891121495
Label
The "Russian" civil wars 1916-1926 : ten years that shook the world, Jonathan D. Smele
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Control code
ocn891121495
Dimensions
23 cm
Extent
423 p. maps
Isbn
9780190233044
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
System control number
(OCoLC)891121495

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