By Theodore R. Weeks

Across the progressive Divide: Russia and the USSR 1861-1945 deals a large interpretive account of Russian historical past from the emancipation of the serfs to the top of global struggle II.

  • Provides a coherent assessment of Russia's improvement from 1861 via to 1945
  • Reflects the newest scholarship by means of taking a thematic method of Russian historical past and bridging the ‘revolutionary divide’ of 1917
  • Covers political, fiscal, cultural, and lifestyle matters in the course of a interval of significant adjustments in Russian history
  • Addresses through the variety of nationwide teams, cultures, and religions within the Russian Empire and USSR
  • Shows how the novel guidelines followed after 1917 either replaced Russia and perpetuated an financial and political pressure that maintains to persuade sleek society

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