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Piggy foxy and the sword of revolution : Bolshevik self-portraits

Author: A I︠U︡ Vatlin; Larisa Malashenko
Publisher: New Haven : Yale University Press, ©2006.
Series: Annals of Communism.
Edition/Format:   Book : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"What did the early rulers of the Soviet Union -- Stalin, Trotsky, Bukharin, Kamenev, Zinoviev, Dzerzhinsky, among others -- truly think and feel about each other? Piggy Foxy and the Sword of Revolution provides a window into the soul of Bolshevism, the Bolshevik leaders, and the meaning of the revolution that no other set of materials has ever offered: the top leaders' cartoons, caricatures, and portraits of each
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Genre/Form: Caricatures and cartoons
Material Type: Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: A I︠U︡ Vatlin; Larisa Malashenko
ISBN: 0300108494 9780300108491
OCLC Number: 65165425
Language Note: Translated from the Russian.
Notes: Includes index.
Translated from the Russian.
Description: xiii, 205 p. : ill. (some col.) ; 25 cm.
Contents: Gallery of leaders. V.I. Lenin ; I.V. Stalin ; L.B. Kamenev ; L.D. Trotsky ; G. Ye. Zinoviev ; N.I. Bukharin ; M.I. Kalinin ; V.M. Molotov ; A.I. Rykov ; Ya. E. Rudzutak ; M.P. Tomsky ; F.E. Dzerzhinsky ; A.A. Andreyev ; K. Ye. Voroshilov ; L.M. Kaganovich ; S.M. Kirov ; A.I. Mikoyan ; G.K. Ordzhonikidze ; V.V. Kuibyshev ; V. Ya. Chubar ; S.V. Kosior ; S.I. Syrtsov ; A.S. Bubnov ; G.M. Krzhizhanovsky ; N.K. Krupskaia ; M.M. Litvinov ; G.L. Piatakov ; K.B. Radek ; I.T. Smilga ; A.A. Solts ; M.F. Shkiriatov ; Ye. M. Yaroslavsky ; L. Ye. Mariasin ; S.L. Kruglikov ; N.G. Tumanov ; N.P. Briukhanov ; G.I. Lomov (Oppokov) ; A.I. Gurevich ; N. Osinsky (V.V. Obolensky) ; V.V. Shmidt ; R.P. Eideman ; M.M. Lashevich ; V.A. Antonov-Ovseyenko ; S.S. Kamenev ; I.P. Tovstukha ; V.N. Vasilievsky ; A.M. Nazaretian ; Ya. A. Yakovlev ; D. Bedny ; N.D. Kondratiev ; D.B. Riazanov ; O. Yu. Schmidt --
Comrades and problems. Deviations and oppositions ; Supplementary agendas ; Economic conflicts and rapid industrialization ; The congress of the victors and the plenum of the condemned.
Series Title: Annals of Communism.
Other Titles: Bolshevik self-portraits
Responsibility: edited by Alexander Vatlin and Larisa Malashenko ; translated by Vadim A. Staklo ; foreword by Simon Sebag Montefiore.
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