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Black night, white snow : Russia's Revolutions 1905-1917

Author: Harrison E Salisbury
Publisher: Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1978, ©1977.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : 1st edView all editions and formats
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An account of the revolutions in Russia from 1905 to 1917 that resulted in the overthrow of the Romanov dynasty and the establishment of a new form of government.
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Genre/Form: History
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Salisbury, Harrison E. (Harrison Evans), 1908-1993.
Black night, white snow.
Garden City, N.Y. : Doubleday, 1978, ©1977
(OCoLC)561713440
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Harrison E Salisbury
ISBN: 0385008449 9780385008440
OCLC Number: 3255674
Description: xv, 746 pages ; 26 cm
Contents: A quiet revolution --
But for how long? --
Volga Mat' --
"The best and most thoughtful" --
Up against the wall --
What is to be done? --
Life for the Czar --
The seeds are planted --
On the eve --
The stage is set --
"A small victorious war" --
Not a good summer --
The night before --
Bloody Sunday --
The Czar sleeps --
Lenin --
The dress rehearsal --
The first scene --
The last stages --
From the tower --
The arts explode --
"What a bad joke is man!" --
The Starets --
On the brink --
Three hundred years --
Last warnings --
Impotence before fate --
"We are Kalutsky ..." --
"A healthy war" --
The little comb --
"For baby's sake" --
The dance macabre --
Russian blood --
A quiet winter --
"Only people changed" --
"I think the revolution has begun" --
The first shot --
Revolutionary Sunday --
A year and a half too late --
"Nothing's left but Russia" --
The Czar on the run --
The Czar steps down --
The news spreads --
To the Finland Station --
At last : Petrograd --
The tragedy of Lotarevo --
The Villa Durnovo --
Lenin hunkers down --
Waiting --
The Bolsheviks begin to move --
October days --
A threatening night --
The coup d'etat begins --
The Winter Palace --
Before the storm --
The storming of the Winter Palace --
The day after --
Permanent crisis --
Full steam ahead through the swamp --
The twelve --
The house of special designation --
"The terrorists will consider us old women" --
"No news from the outside" --
Where is my home?
Responsibility: Harrison E. Salisbury.

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An account of the revolutions in Russia from 1905 to 1917 that resulted in the overthrow of the Romanov dynasty and the establishment of a new form of government.

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