Goodreads helps you keep track of books you want to read.
Start by marking “Captives of Revolution: The Socialist Revolutionaries and the Bolshevik Dictatorship, 1918-1923” as Want to Read:
Captives of Revolution: The Socialist Revolutionaries and the Bolshevik Dictatorship, 1918-1923
Enlarge cover
Rate this book
Clear rating
Open Preview

Captives of Revolution: The Socialist Revolutionaries and the Bolshevik Dictatorship, 1918-1923

it was amazing 5.00  ·  Rating Details  ·  2 Ratings  ·  1 Review
The Socialist Revolutionaries (SRs) were the largest political party in Russia in the crucial revolutionary year of 1917. Heirs to the legacy of the People’s Will movement, the SRs were unabashed proponents of peasant rebellion and revolutionary terror, emphasizing the socialist transformation of the countryside and a democratic system of government as their political goal ...more
Hardcover, 432 pages
Published April 30th 2011 by University of Pittsburgh Press (first published April 15th 2011)
More Details... edit details

Friend Reviews

To see what your friends thought of this book, please sign up.

Reader Q&A

To ask other readers questions about Captives of Revolution, please sign up.

Be the first to ask a question about Captives of Revolution

This book is not yet featured on Listopia. Add this book to your favorite list »

Community Reviews

(showing 1-13 of 13)
filter  |  sort: default (?)  |  Rating Details
Inna
Jun 19, 2014 Inna rated it it was amazing  ·  review of another edition
Excellent book on the Socialist-Revolutionary party's failed attempt to provide a revolutionary and democratic alternative to the Bolsheviks and the Whites during the Civil War. The Socialists-Revolutionaries attempted to reject the discourse of either/or typical to the Civil War period, a discourse of these for and against the Russian statehood promoted by the Whites and a discourse of for and against the working-class promoted by the Bolsheviks. But in war conditions their attempt to provide a ...more
Tim
Tim marked it as to-read
Jan 14, 2016
Siobhan
Siobhan marked it as to-read
Dec 15, 2015
Rahim
Rahim added it
Apr 19, 2015
Sanjana Dua
Sanjana Dua rated it it was amazing
Oct 30, 2014
Jalisa Mathis
Jalisa Mathis marked it as to-read
Sep 16, 2014
Thomas
Thomas marked it as to-read
Dec 15, 2013
Anubhav Tyagi
Anubhav Tyagi marked it as to-read
Jun 30, 2013
Caitlin
Caitlin marked it as to-read
Jul 28, 2012
Rama
Rama marked it as to-read
Mar 30, 2012
Michael Morales
Michael Morales marked it as to-read
Feb 21, 2012
Cameron Willis
Cameron Willis marked it as to-read
Nov 28, 2011
Mike
Mike marked it as to-read
Aug 25, 2011
There are no discussion topics on this book yet. Be the first to start one »

Share This Book