Rural Russia under the Old Re gime a history of the landlord-peasant world and a prologue to the Peasant Revolution of 1917. by Geroid Tanquary Robinson

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Originally published: New York, London : Longmans, Green and Co.; London : George Allen & Unwin, 1932.

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Paginationix,342 p.
Number of Pages342
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Pipes, a native of Poland, is the author of many books,articles and lectures on the rise of the Soviet state. The book under review is the first in his trilogy of works dealing with modern Russian history: 1.

Russia under the Old Regime; 2. The Russian Revolution; 3. Russia Under the Bolshevik Regime. This volume is the shortest in the by:   A dense read that covers Russias political history from when the Normans dominated (c.

s), to the Mongol rule (s) to the fall of the Russian monarchy (). I chose to read Russia Under the Old Regime based on a review by Goodreads librarian, William1.

His detailed and insightful review inspired me.4/5. Harvard Professor of Russian History Richard Pipes traces the evolution of the Russian state from the ninth century to the s.

Pipes analyzes the political behavior of the principal social groupingspeasantry, nobility, middle class, and clergyand their failure to stand up to the increasing absolutism of the czar. This is considered by many to be the definitive book about Russian society 4/5(2).

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Russia Under the Bolshevik Regime. This volume is the shortest in the series. Unlike the other two books, it has no illustrations. The print used is very small making it hard for baby boomer eyes to read.

The style is very dry which makes the volume read like a textbook(it is often used in college classrooms on Russia). Despite these caveats the book is well worth reading/5(33). An excellent introduction, painstaking and enjoyable, to the gigantic backwater of Russia up to the 's.

Pipes has a general framework based on a theory that ""patriarchal"" forms have continuously determined the country's development, after as before, and he gives many examples of pre-Soviet informers, forced labor, punishment exacted in a criminal's family, and so forth.

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[Geroid Tanquary Robinson; William A. Dunning Fund.]. Writings on Russian history Pipes wrote many books on Russian history, including Russia under the Old Regime (), The Russian Revolution (), and Russia Under the Bolshevik Regime (), and was a frequent interviewee in the press on the matters of Soviet history and foreign mater: Cornell University, Harvard University.

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Terminology. The term muzhik, or moujik (Russian: мужи́к, IPA:) means "Russian peasant" when it is used in English. This word was borrowed from Russian into Western languages through translations of 19th-century Russian literature, describing Russian rural life of those times, and where the word muzhik was used to mean the most common rural dweller - a peasant - but this was only a.

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According to Count Witte, the Finance Minister in charge of Russia's industrialization untilthe worker 'raised on the frugal habits of rural life' was 'much more easily satisfied' than his counterpart in Europe or North America, so that 'low wages appeared as a fortunate gift to Russian enterprise'.

T/I: While Moscow and the rest of the world were riveted by the recent struggle for power in the Kremlin, the rest of Russia went about its daily routine, largely oblivous to the capital.

About Russia Under the Bolshevik Regime. Pipes is a widely recognized authority on Russia and is currently Baird professor of History at Harvard University. This is the final volume in his magisterial history of the Russian Revolution, covering the period from the. necessity. The age-old tension between proletarian self-determination and the party’s vanguard (leading) role was woven into the fabric of Russian Social 98 A/AS Level History for AQA: Tsarist and Communist Russia, Key term Factionalism is usually associated with weak government.

The Bolshevik party split into factions (groups. Education was strictly controlled by the state. Ina rigid programme of discipline and education was introduced.

Exams, banned under Lenin, were way subjects were taught was laid down by the government – especially History where Stalin’s part in the Revolution and his relationship with Lenin was overplayed. Books were strictly censored by the state and Stalin. Russian Orthodoxy under the Old Regime was first published in Minnesota Archive Editions uses digital technology to make long-unavailable books once again accessible, and are published unaltered from the original University of Minnesota Press by: 9.

Russia’s demographic problem dates back at least years, to the upheaval of the revolution, followed by Stalin’s purges in the s. S ocial revolutions in France, Russia, and China emerged from specifically political crises centered In the structures and situations of the old-regime states.

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Lived: Nationality: American of Polish-Jewish ethnicity. Profession: Writer, academic, Cold War security advisor. Books: Russia under the Old Regime (), The Russian Revolution (), Russia under the Bolshevik Regime (), The Three Whys of the Russian Revolution (), Communism: A History ().

Perspectives: Western liberal-conservative.During the first 11 years following the Russian Revolution (–), there was relative freedom for artists, as Lenin wanted art to be accessible to the Russian people.

On the other hand, hundreds of intellectuals, writers, and artists were exiled or executed and their work banned. The government encouraged a variety of trends. In art and.

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