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Cultural Front : Power and Culture in Revolutionary Russia (92 Edition)

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In this volume, one of the foremost historians of the Soviet Union chronicles the fierce battle on 'the cultural front' from the October Revolution through the Stalinist 1930s. Sheila Fitzpatrick brings together ten of her essays which illuminate key arenas of this prolonged struggle over cultural values and institutional control.'The Cultural Front' is essential reading for anyone interested in the formative history of the Soviet Union and the dynamic relationship between culture and politics.

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"In this useful collection of her previously published work, Professor Sheila Fitz-patrick gives her many admirers a chance to review the evolution of the relationship between culture and politics in the old Soviet Union. Battles on the cultural front, scandals, horrors, and diversions come together in a unique harmony that marks a mature scholar." Reviewed by Daniel Weiss, Virginia Quarterly Review (Copyright 2006 Virginia Quarterly Review)

Product Details

ISBN:
9780801495168
Author:
Fitzpatrick, Sheila
Publisher:
Cornell University Press
Location:
Ithaca, N.Y. :
Subject:
General
Subject:
History & Theory
Subject:
Intellectual life
Subject:
Russia (pre & post Soviet Union)
Subject:
Soviet Union
Subject:
Soviet Union Politics and government 1936-1953.
Subject:
Europe - Russia & the Former Soviet Union
Subject:
Soviet Union Politics and government.
Subject:
Russia-General Russian History
Edition Description:
Includes bibliographical references and index.
Series:
Studies in Soviet History & Society
Series Volume:
9428
Publication Date:
19921231
Binding:
TRADE PAPER
Language:
English
Illustrations:
Yes
Pages:
264
Dimensions:
9.42x6.06x.70 in. .90 lbs.

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