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Published by F. Cass in London, Eng, Totowa, N.J .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • Russia

Subjects:

  • Trotsky, Leon, 1879-1940 -- Knowledge -- Military art and science.,
  • Russia -- History -- Nicholas II, 1894-1917 -- Historiography.,
  • Russia -- History, Military -- 1801-1917.

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementHarold Walter Nelson.
SeriesCass series on politics and military affairs in the twentieth century, Cass series on politics and military affairs in the twentieth century;, (1)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDK254.T6 N45 1988
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 158 p. :
Number of Pages158
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2385259M
ISBN 100714632724, 0714640654
LC Control Number87014164

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  Leon Trotsky was a leader of the Russian revolution in and is the author of My Life, The History of the Russian Revolution, and The Revolution Betrayed. Ahmed Shawki 4/5(3).   In summary, for a socialist revolution, both are required – the mass insurrection co-ordinated by a leadership who understand what “Marx and Engels called ‘the art of insurrection’. It presupposes a correct general leadership of the masses, a flexible orientation in changing conditions, a thought-out plan of attack, cautiousness in.   Read "Leon Trotsky and the Art of Insurrection " by Harold Walter Nelson available from Rakuten Kobo. First published in Routledge is an imprint of Taylor & Francis, an informa : Taylor And Francis. Leon Trotsky was born Lev Davidovich Bronstein to David Leontyevich Bronstein () and Anna Lvovna (née Zhivotovskaya, ) on 7 November , the fifth child of a Ukrainian-Jewish family of wealthy farmers in Yanovka or Yanivka, in the Kherson governorate of the Russian Empire (now Bereslavka, in Ukraine), a small village 24 kilometres (15 mi) from the nearest post office.