Lenin: A Biography by Robert ServiceLenin is a colossal figure whose influence on 20th-century history cannot be underestimated. This biography makes use of archive material to piece together his private as well as public life in an effort to give a complete picture of Lenin in all his different roles. Through the prism of Lenins career, the author examines events such as the October Revolution and the ideas of Marxism-Leninism, the one-party state, economic modernization, dictatorship and the politics of inter-war Europe. He casts light on the nature of the state and society left behind by Lenin, a state and society which has not entirely disappeared after the collapse of the Soviet regime in 1991.
The Biography of Lenin and Russian Revolution - रूसी क्रांतिकारी लेनीन कि आत्मकथा - Part 2
Lenin: A New Biography
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Leninism is the political theory for the organisation of a revolutionary vanguard party and the achievement of a dictatorship of the proletariat as political prelude to the establishment of socialism. Functionally, the Leninist vanguard party was to provide the working class with the political consciousness education and organisation and revolutionary leadership necessary to depose capitalism in Imperial Russia. At the Fifth Congress of the Communist International in July , Grigory Zinoviev popularized the term "Leninism" to denote "vanguard-party revolution".
The Russian statesman Vladimir Lenin was a profoundly influential figure in world history. As the founder of the Bolshevik political party, he was a successful revolutionary leader who presided over Russia's transformation from a country ruled by czars emperors to the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics U. His real family name was Ulianov, and his father, Ilia Nikolaevich Ulianov, was a high official in the area's educational system. Because Lenin's father had risen into the ranks of the Russian nobility, Lenin grew up in fairly privileged circumstances. Although he would fight as an adult for a revolution by the working lower classes, he did not come from such a hard-working background himself. Lenin received the typical education given to the sons of the Russian upper class. Nevertheless, as a young man he began to develop radical extreme political views in disagreement with the existing Russian form of government.
Look Inside. Nov 07, Minutes Buy. Oct 09, ISBN Nov 07, ISBN Nov 07, Minutes. Brought up in comfort and with a passion for hunting and fishing, chess, and the English classics, Lenin was radicalized after the execution of his brother in
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