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Fifty years of world revolution, 1917-1967

Ernest Mandel

Fifty years of world revolution, 1917-1967

an international symposium

by Ernest Mandel

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Published by Merit Publishers in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Communism,
  • Revolutions -- Addresses, essays, lectures

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references.

    Statementedited and with an introd. by Ernest Mandel. [Translations by Gerald Paul]
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHX40 .M256
    The Physical Object
    Pagination366 p.
    Number of Pages366
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5632340M
    LC Control Number68058443

    The great mass of human beings, absorbed in the toils, cares and activities of life, are only dimly conscious of the pace at which mankind has begun to travel. We look back a hundred years and see that great changes have taken place. We look back fifty years and see that the speed is constantly quickening. This present century has witnessed an enormous revolution in material things, in.   Gordon S. Wood received his B.A. from Tufts University and his Ph.D. from Harvard University. Since he has been at Brown University, where he is a professor of history. In his book The Creation of the American Republic — was nominated for the National Book Award and received the Bancroft and John H. Dunning he won the Pulitzer Prize for The /5(19).

      The familiar collages of ’s collisions do evoke the churning surfaces of events, reproducing the uncanny, off-balance feeling of But they fail to illuminate the meaning of events. If the texture of was chaos, underneath was a structure that today can be—and needs to be—seen more clearly. The left was wildly guilty of misrecognition. The Jubilee Medal "50 Years of the Soviet Militia" (Russian: Юбилейная медаль «50 лет советской милиции») was a state commemorative medal of the Soviet Union established by decree of the Presidium of the Supreme Soviet of the USSR on Novem to commemorate the fiftieth anniversary of the creation of the Soviet Militia, it was mainly awarded to Awarded for: Excellence and long service in the Russian Militia.

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