Across the Revolutionary Divide: Russia and the USSR, by Theodore R. Weeks

By Theodore R. Weeks

Across the progressive Divide: Russia and the USSR 1861-1945 bargains a vast interpretive account of Russian heritage from the emancipation of the serfs to the top of worldwide conflict II.

  • Provides a coherent evaluate of Russia's improvement from 1861 via to 1945
  • Reflects the newest scholarship by means of taking a thematic method of Russian background and bridging the ‘revolutionary divide’ of 1917
  • Covers political, financial, cultural, and daily life concerns 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 unconventional regulations followed after 1917 either replaced Russia and perpetuated an monetary and political tension that keeps to persuade smooth society

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