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A history of modern Russia : from tsarism to the twenty-first cnetury

Author: Robert Service
Publisher: Cambridge, Mass. : Harvard University Press, 2009.
Edition/Format:   Print book : English : Third edition
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Genre/Form: History
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Robert Service
ISBN: 9780674034938 0674034937
OCLC Number: 758696618
Notes: Publié pour la 1re fois au Royaume-Uni par Allen Lane en 1997 sous le titre "A History of Twentieth-Century Russia. Edition revue de l'édition parue en 2003 sous le titre A history of modern Russia from Nocholas II to Vladimir Putin.
Description: 1 vol. (XLI-687 p.) : ill., cartes. ; 21 cm
Contents: The Russian Empire in 1900 --
The Soviet Union, 1924-1936 --
The Soviet Union and Eastern Europe after 1945 --
The Commonwealth of Independent States in 1997 --
The Russian Federation in 1997 --
Introduction --
And Russia? 1900-1914 --
The Fall of the Romanovs 1914-1917 --
Conflicts and crises 1917 --
The October Revolution 1917-1918 --
New world, old world --
Civil wars 1918-1921 --
The new economic policy 1921-1928 --
Leninism and its discontents --
The first five-year plan 1928-1932 --
Fortresses under storm: culture, religion, nation --
Terror upon terror 1934-1938 --
Coping with big brothers --
The second World War 1939-1945 --
Coda --
Suffering and struggle 1941-1945 --
The hammers of peace 1945-1953 --
The despot and his masks --
'De-Stalinization' 1953-1961 --
Hopes unsettled 1961-1964 --
Stabilization 1964-1970 --
'Developed Socialism' 1970-1982 --
Privilege and alienation --
Towards reform 1982-1985 --
Glasnost and Perestroika 1986-1988 --
Imploding imperium 1989 --
Hail and farewell 1990-1991 --
Power and the market 1992-1993 --
The lowering of expectations 1994-1999 --
And Russia? from 2000.
Responsibility: Robert Service.

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