RLE: Early Western Responses to Soviet Russia

  • Routledge Library Editions: Early Western Responses to Soviet Russia book cover

    Routledge Library Editions: Early Western Responses to Soviet Russia

    By Various

    Originally published between 1927 and 1933 the 15 volumes in this set cover the whole ground of the Revolution, the early history of Bolshevism and the state of Russia in the late 1920s and early 1930s. They present a broad panorama in which real problems are set against an historical background,…

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    Bolshevist Russia

    By Anton Karlgren

    This book, originally published in English in 1927 deals with the social state of Russia after eight years of Bolshevist rule and influence up to the end of 1925. Laced with predictions of failure, the book is nonetheless prophetic in many ways. It discusses the limitations in practice of…

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  • Bolshevism in Perspective book cover

    Bolshevism in Perspective

    By J. de V. Loder

    Originally published in 1931 this volume is a level-headed account of the Bolshevik Revolution and Bolshevist Russia which covers the whole ground of the Revolution, the early history of Bolshevism and the state of Russia in the late 1920s and early 1930s. Based on two visits by the author to…

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  • Our Soviet Ally: Essays book cover

    Our Soviet Ally

    Essays

    Edited by Margaret Cole

    This book, originally published in 1943 deals with the features of Soviet life which the editor and contributors feel are of particular significance to Western readers. It describes the soviet political system and gives an account of the institutions of soviet economic life, the principles on…

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  • Russia To-Day: What Can We Learn From It? book cover

    Russia To-Day

    What Can We Learn From It?

    By Sherwood Eddy

    Originally published in 1934, this book was the result of an extensive knowledge of Russia, based on many visits under the Czarist regime and the Bolshevik government. Choosing his own interpreters, the author interviewed friends and foes of the government, Russians and foreigners, in all walks of…

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  • Russian Minds in Fetters book cover

    Russian Minds in Fetters

    By S. Mackiewicz

    Originally published in 1932, the author, a Polish journalist, in this book directs his hostility against the fundamentals of Bolshevism, but nonetheless achieves impartiality. With regard to Russian culture, Soviet Russia appears to the author as the home of an almost Victorian puritanism. Daily…

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    Red Russia

    By Theodor Seibert

    Originally published in English in 1932, this book written by a German National Socialist journalist,  and fierce critic of Soviet Russia, was the result of extensive travelling throughout the Soviet Union from 1926-1929. Ranging from Turkestan to Eastern Siberia, this was one of the most…

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  • A Physician's Tour in Soviet Russia book cover

    A Physician's Tour in Soviet Russia

    By James Purves-Stewart

    Originally published in 1933, this volume was written by a practicing physician who visited Russia during the summer of 1932. Although the book makes no claim to offer anything more than a transient view of the constantly changing condition of Russian life, the picture it gives to those who knew…

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  • Russia in Resurrection: A Summary of the Views and of the Aims of a New Party in Russia book cover

    Russia in Resurrection

    A Summary of the Views and of the Aims of a New Party in Russia

    By English Europasian

    Originally published in 1928, this volume examines the idea of being Europasian - that is Russia's uniqueness as a country belonging to and influenced by both Europe and Asia. The book is divided into 3 parts: the first outlines unwesternized Russia and argues that the land, her races, history and…

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  • The Challenge of Bolshevism: A New Social Deal book cover

    The Challenge of Bolshevism

    A New Social Deal

    By D. F. Buxton

    Originally published in 1928, this book is a result of a visit to Russia by the author who stayed in a remote village and mixed with the local population. A crusader for social justice, Dorothy Buxton in theory saw Bolshevism as a fairer system and went to Russia to see the effects of the…

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    Russia Unveiled

    By Panaït Istrati

    First published in English in 1931, the author of this book was throughly acquainted with Russia, both in Tsarist and Bolshevist times; he spoke fluent Russian and became an ardent supporter of the Bolshevist cause. This volume documents how his illusions were shattered, as saw through the…

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    New Russia

    By Anatole de Monzie

    Originally published in English in 1932 and written a former French Minister of Public Works, this volume reviews the situation in Russia in the early decades of the twentieth century. It places the situation in its historical setting and traces the revolutionary movement from its sources. The book…

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  • The City of the Red Plague: Soviet Rule in a Baltic Town book cover

    The City of the Red Plague

    Soviet Rule in a Baltic Town

    By George Popoff

    This book, originally published in English in 1932, covers the Soviet occupation of Latvia during 1919. The attempt of Moscow to set up a foreign Soviet State, extending to every sphere of public and private life is described in detail, with the aim of showing what the methods were which the soviet…

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  • The Experiment of Bolshevism book cover

    The Experiment of Bolshevism

    By Arthur Feiler

    This book, originally published in English in 1930 is a vivid account of the life and problems of Russia in the first decades of the twentieth century. The typical features of existence in the proletarian state are discussed in connection with an exhaustive analysis of the whole experiment of…

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  • Russia in Transition: A Business Man's Appraisal book cover

    Russia in Transition

    A Business Man's Appraisal

    By Elisha M. Friedman

    The result of visits to Russia from 1930-1932, this book, published in 1933, at a time when the social structure of the world was in great upheaval, covers a wide range of the activities of Soviet Russia. Much of the book covers the Five-Year Plan in relation to industry, agriculture, labour,…

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  • Russia Under Soviet Role: Twenty Years of Bolshevik Experiment book cover

    Russia Under Soviet Role

    Twenty Years of Bolshevik Experiment

    By N. de Basily

    The author of this book was in a position which allowed him to become thoroughly conversant with the working of the Government machinery in Russia, and in this volume, originally published in 1938, he presents the situation in Soviet Russia as it developed since the Revolution of 1917 and discusses…

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