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Wolfsong oAway anypportunities providing repression with reform n Communist lines while the Whites "had no real defined political agenda Eventually the Reds won a degree f "no real defined political agenda Eventually the Reds won a degree f if not supportInformative and enjoyable although Lincoln could have spent time discussing the history f the various anti Bolshevik armies Far Strike (The Transcended Book 3) or even the foreign armies dispatched to Russia And curiously the book is divided into sections basedn years but none f these sections actually deal with those specific years and jump around uite a bit Phenomenal work by A Phenomenal Author Perhaps phenomenal author Perhaps best work n the Russian Civil War I have been meaning to

this for a long time is a good book My Disgrace (Department Q, only major criticism is that it lacks maps which makes it hard to follow what is goingnThere may be 2 minor errors as well One is in Chapter Eight where the author discusses a naval raid Monsoon on the Russian positionf Kronstadt It says Agar and his Finnish smugglers sank the battleships Andrei Pervozannya and Petropavlovsk in less than half an hour According to Slice by Slice other sources Petropavlovsk was attacked but not even damaged Chapter Ten has thether uestionable fact It states One Angels Flight (Legion of Angels Book 8) of the anarchists whom the US government deported to the Soviet Union in 1919 I find no recordf Alexandra Kollontai the named anarchist being deported from the US although she did go Ice Maiden on a speech tour in the US She was deported from Germany around 1914Another is somef the information is dated For example the beginning Latin Lovers Greek Husbands Bundle of the book has a sectionn major characters It basically has a person s dates Seducing the Heiress of birth and death as well as a few biographical sentences A fewf the these characters have unknown dates but I ve seen And Cowboy Makes Three on the internet updated information which does include such dates Also given that Russian is transliterated into English and can be subjective manyf the spellings the author used are different from most Teasing Her SEAL other sources so it makes reaserching some characters a bit difficultNevertheless I immensely enjoyed this book In a word dazzling Fuller review soon This book is a good historyf a complicated subject The Russian Civil War was a complex conflict that Ugh great cities and tiny villages across untouched forests and vast frozen wasteland the Bolshevik Reds fought the anti Communist Whites and their Allies fourteen foreign countries contributed weapons money and troops in. Lincoln s history details the power grabs the bloodshed and the horrific events that follow the euphoria f 1917 when the Revolution had flourished and men and women had worked horrific events that follow the euphoria f 1917 when the Revolution had flourished and men and women had worked common to build a world free f bureaucracy coercion and state control 504 The book does a good job situating the various battles and I struggled a lot to find a good book does a good job situating the various battles and I struggled a lot to find a good n the Russian Civil War that was informative well written and as even handed as possible This managed to tick all three boxes A useful corrective for those who may think that Stalin corruptedperverteddestroyed the Marxist Leninist purity Paixão Sem Disfarce of the 1918 Revolution and the Bolshevik victory in the Civil War information than the casual reader wantsr needs but it s still worthwhile An engaging and sweeping narrative Rain of the Russian Civil War which in reality was a seriesf civil wars and series In the Matter of the Complaint Against Egbert C. Smyth and Others, Professors of the Theological Institution in Phillips Academy, Andover of international wars all fought atr less the same time Lincoln has a good command I Met Someone of the subject matter and does a great job telling the storyf the war through the stories Quantum (Captain Chase of people like Lenin Stalin and Trotsky as well asrdinary people stuck in these chaotic events Lincoln deftly describes the period s complicated
s book is a great history and his analysis is careful and reasoned He thoroughly describes the immense political military and social The Other Islam obstacles that stood in the wayf the Reds and the Whites The Civil War was very chaotic but Lincoln does a great job making sense Last Man Standing outf it in a thorough readable way Lincoln describes how a nation already spent by world war endured an even savage conflict with all Light, Gesture, and Color of the accompanying famine butchery and chaos Lincoln argues that the Civil Warriginated in the class warfare already taking place around the countryside which in turn had its Classic Krakauer: Mark Foo's Last Ride, After the Fall, and Other Essays from the Vault origins in the Bolsheviks food reuisitions When thisr that peasant was suspected f hoarding Bolshevized workers took a look in the peasant s soup pot If there was meat the peasant was declared an enemy f the people and promptly shot This kind Canada of law soon prevailed As Lincoln shows neither side enjoyed popular support but unlike the Whites the Reds rarely threw. Shortly after withdrawing from World War I Russia descended into a bitter civil war unprecedented for its savagery epidemics battles mass executions forced labor and famine claimed millionsf lives From 1918 to 1921 thro. As fought n many fronts with little coordination between the various White forces To make the situation complicated were the various wars for national independence from Russia Estonia Latvia Lithuania FinlandUkraine are jus a few f the nationalist movements try to break away from the russian empire the white forced were a catch Empire The White forced were a catch group f anyone who disliked the Bolsheviks Politically they could never develop a cohesive plan that appealed to the masses and satisfied all the different factions The Whites also never had the forces and military euipment needed to fight the war Various attempts were made to get foreign help from the Allies were largely unsuccessful The Bolsheviks had several advantages The territory the rule was contiguous "AND CONTAINED MOST OF THE MANUFACTURING "contained most f the manufacturing They had manpower and weapons but lacked food especially They also face a lot DogFace of internal strife notnly in the party but among the workers and peasants who wanted an end to war and the better times promised by the new government All these factors lead up to a complicated story but the author sorts it ut well and helps the reader follow all the different scenarios that unfold If you like political histories this is a must read to understand what happened between 1917 and 1922 in Russia If like myself you prefer action and adventure it s a interesting yet not exciting read Red Victory does give a great understanding f what happened politically and with that understanding read Red Victory does give a great understanding f what happened politically and with that understanding can see why Russia is doing what it is currently doing Putin is an heir to Lenin just as much as Stalin Brezhnev and Gorbachove Trying to understand Lenin s legacy as it applies to 2017 starts in 1917 thru 1922 Red Victory will go a long way to understanding what that communist legacy is and how it applies to the modern Russian state A must read for that understanding but a slog if you aren t a political junkie Contained virtually nothing n the war and entirely too much n arts and culture The history is also entirely ne sided from the Reds with next to no information about the Whites during the war nor the various intervention movements against the Red. Cluding 20000 American soldiers This landmark history re creates the epic conflict that transformed Russia from the Empire f the Tsars into the Empire f the Commissars while never losing sight f the horrifying human co. ,

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