In The Shadow Of Revolution

Author: Sheila Fitzpatrick
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9780691019482
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" What these women witnessed and experienced, and what they were moved to describe, is part of the extraordinary portrait of life in revolutionary Russia presented in this book.

In The Shadow Of The Mexican Revolution

Author: Héctor Aguilar Camín
Publisher: University of Texas Press
ISBN: 9780292792333
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Obregon did not doubt his legitimacy; he did not question the validity of his
regime's origin, because nobody questioned the obvious tie between his
government and the Revolution. It was a clear case of a "good revolutionary
conscience." Thus, he could unblushingly speak of his "good faith" as a source of
everything that his government did, including its mistakes: "The mistakes that are
committed have no importance, because there will always be time to correct them
. They will always ...

In The Shadow Of The Banyan

Author: Vaddey Ratner
Publisher: Simon and Schuster
ISBN: 1451657722
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A beautiful celebration of the power of hope, this New York Times bestselling novel tells the story of a girl who comes of age during the Cambodian genocide.

Cuba In The Shadow Of Change

Author: Amelia Rosenberg Weinreb
Publisher:
ISBN: 9780813036984
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"Amelia Weinreb takes readers deep inside the everyday life of middle-class Cubans - arguably the majority of citizens on the island.

In The Shadow Of The Shtetl

Author: Jeffrey Veidlinger
Publisher: Indiana University Press
ISBN: 0253011523
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The Scars of Revolution “YOU CAN SEE A SCAR” When we met Nisen
Yurkovetsky in 2009, he was ninety-one years Old— still too young to remember
the violence of the revolutionary years. But the physical and metaphorical scars
of that violence were still very much with him when we sat down with him in his
home in Tulchyn, ninety years after his parents, aunt, and grandfather were
murdered by a crowd of Ukrainian nationalist fighters—the Lyakhovich gang—in
his town. He broke ...

Russian Foreign Policy In The Twenty First Century And The Shadow Of The Past

Author: Robert Legvold
Publisher: Columbia University Press
ISBN: 9780231512176
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Stalin and his successors revived, revised, and applied the concept of a
transitional stage to socialism first to Spain during the civil war and then after
World War II to Eastern Europe, and finally in the 1960s as “revolutionary
democracies” in the third world.126 When the Communist Party (CPSU) was
building socialism in the Soviet Union, other parties were struggling to launch a
revolution; when the CPSU was building communism in the Soviet Union, other
parties were building ...

The Shadow Revolution Crown Key

Author: Clay Griffith
Publisher: Del Rey
ISBN: 0345539516
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You get a kick-ass book to read. . . . I want more, please!”—Book Swoon “If summer blockbuster action movies existed back in the Victorian era, they would look a lot like The Shadow Revolution. This book doesn’t mess around. . .

Portrayals Of Revolution

Author: Noel Parker
Publisher: SIU Press
ISBN: 9780809316847
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In the decades following the Revolution, histories written directly about it — or
related to it — naturally became significant in French culture. As Douglas
Johnson put it: 'The Revolution made historians necessary.'1 The century lived
under the shadow of the great revolution which preceded it. Most obviously, in
1830, 1848 and 1871 there were avowed 'revolutions'; and those involved, on
whatever side, could hardly avoid taking their inspiration from the great original.
At a somewhat ...

From Splendor To Revolution

Author: Julia P. Gelardi
Publisher: St. Martin's Press
ISBN: 1429990945
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In From Splendor to Revolution, we watch these pampered aristocratic women fight for their lives as the cataclysm of war engulfs them.