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The prophet armed : Trotsky, 1879-1921

Author: Isaac Deutscher
Publisher: London ; New York : Verso, 2003.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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Originally published in 1954, this biography was the first major publication to counter the powerful Stalinist propaganda machine that sought to expunge Trotsky from the annals of the Soviet Union.  Read more...

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Genre/Form: Biographies
Biography
Named Person: Leon Trotsky; L Tro︠t︡skiĭ; Leon Trotsky
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Isaac Deutscher
ISBN: 1859844413 9781859844410
OCLC Number: 54769490
Notes: Originally published: London ; New York : Oxford University Press, 1954.
Description: x, 497 pages : map ; 21 cm
Contents: Home and school --
In search of an ideal --
At the door of history --
An intellectual partnership --
Trotsky in 1905 --
Permanent revolution --
Doldrums: 1907-14 --
War and the International --
Trotsky in the October revoltuion --
People's commissar --
Drama of the Brest Litovsk --
Arming the republic --
Revolution and conquest, a note on Trotsky's military writings --
Defeat in victory.
Responsibility: Isaac Deutscher.
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"In the 1930s, Trotsky, with a handful of followers, attempted to block the path of Stalin's relentless hurricane of betrayal and murder. His epic defence of the soul of the Revolution against its Read more...

 
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