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Introduction russian revolution, violent upheaval in russia in 1917 that overthrew the czarist government see more encyclopedia articles on: russian , soviet, and cis history. Introduction to volumes two and three russia was so late in accomplishing her bourgeois revolution that she found herself compelled to turn.
A radical new introduction that reveals the soviet union as a perpetually revolutionary abraham ascher is distinguished emeritus professor of history at the. Supporters of stalin saw trotsky as a traitor and renegade trotsky's own supporters saw him as the only true leninist in trotsky and the russian revolution,. Introduction to leon trotsky, history of the russian revolution revolutions, the russian revolutionary vladimir lenin wrote, “must not by any means be.