The Resource Caught in the revolution : Petrograd 1917, Helen Rappaport

Caught in the revolution : Petrograd 1917, Helen Rappaport

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Caught in the revolution : Petrograd 1917
Title
Caught in the revolution
Title remainder
Petrograd 1917
Statement of responsibility
Helen Rappaport
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Language
eng
Summary
'Caught in the Revolution' is Helen Rappaport's masterful telling of the outbreak of the Russian Revolution through eye-witness accounts left by foreign nationals who saw the drama unfold. Between the first revolution in February 1917 and Lenin's Bolshevik coup in October, Petrograd (the former St Petersburg) was in turmoil - felt nowhere more keenly than on the fashionable Nevsky Prospekt where the foreign visitors and diplomats who filled hotels, clubs, bars, and embassies were acutely aware of the chaos breaking out on their doorsteps and beneath their windows. Among this disparate group were journalists, businessmen, bankers, governesses, volunteer nurses, and expatriate socialites. Many kept diaries and wrote letters home
Cataloging source
YDXCP
Dewey number
947.0841
Index
index present
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
Caught in the revolution : Petrograd 1917, Helen Rappaport
Label
Caught in the revolution : Petrograd 1917, Helen Rappaport
Publication
Note
Also published in the US as "Caught in the revolution : Petrograd, Russia, 1917 -- a world on the edge" by St. Martin's Press, 2017
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Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references and index
Carrier category
volume
Content category
  • text
  • still image
Content type MARC source
  • rdacontent
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Control code
ocn936533459
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Dimensions
24 cm
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Extent
xxvi, 430 pages, 16 unnumbered pages of plates
Isbn
9780091958954
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Other physical details
illustrations (black and white)
System control number
(OCoLC)936533459

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