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The origin of the Communist autocracy

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'Now avaliable in paperback for the first time, this standard work, when first published in 1955, was the first systematic history of the political opposition to the form of Communist rule which Lenin built up in Russia. The introduction added to the second edition, issued in 1977 deals with the question of whether the vices of the Soviet Political system were inherent in Lenin's regime, as many Soviet dissidents have claimed. It was the first years that Lenin devised and perfected the technique of imposing rule of a minority of the majority, which has since been adopted in the other countries now under Communist domination.'

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Author(s):
Schapiro, Leonard
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1987
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0333441400
ISBN-13:
9780333441404
Number of pages:
397
Publisher:
Macmillan Press in association with Palgrave Macmillan
Title:
The Origin of the Communist autocracy, Political opposition in the Soviet State first phase 1917-1922

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'Now avaliable in paperback for the first time, this standard work, when first published in 1955, was the first systematic history of the political opposition to the form of Communist rule which Lenin built up in Russia. The introduction added to the second edition, issued in 1977 deals with the question of whether the vices of the Soviet Political system were inherent in Lenin's regime, as many Soviet dissidents have claimed. It was the first years that Lenin devised and perfected the technique of imposing rule of a minority of the majority, which has since been adopted in the other countries now under Communist domination.'

Author(s):
Schapiro, Leonard
Condition:
Used: very good
Edition:
1987
Format:
Paperback
ISBN-10:
0333441400
ISBN-13:
9780333441404
Number of pages:
397
Publisher:
Macmillan Press in association with Palgrave Macmillan
Title:
The Origin of the Communist autocracy, Political opposition in the Soviet State first phase 1917-1922

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