A Short History of Soviet Society, edited by Y Polyakov

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A Short History of Soviet Society, edited by Y Polyakov

A Short History of Soviet Society, edited by Y Polyakov

Published by Progress Publishers (Moscow) in 1977, 662 pages. Hardback with Dust Jacket (S5850)

This book, published in the Soviet Union (In English), provides a detailed history of the USSR from the Russian Revolution up to the mid 1970's. Chapters include:

  • The Russian Revolution
  • The Struggle against foreign intervention and internal counter-revolution 1918-1920
  • The New Economic Policy 1921-1925
  • Progress in the reconstruction of the economy 1926-1928
  • The first five year plan 1929-1932
  • The completion of economic reconstruction 1933-1937
  • The outcome of the transitional period
  • The USSR on the eve of the Great Patriotic War 1938-1941
  • The Great Patriotic War 1941-1945
  • The march forward to the final victory of socialism in the USSR
  • The full scale construction of communism in the USSR 1959-1974.
Condition of the book is generally good. The dust jacket has some minor scuffs and blemishes, and some light nibbling along the edges, but the spine is intact, and all page are intact, unblemished and tightly bound. The first inside page has been clipped across the top right hand corner

Condition New