Lenin the Dictator


‘A fresh, powerful portrait of Lenin’ Anne Applebaum, author of Red Famine
‘Richly readable … An enthralling but appalling story’ Francis Wheen, author of Karl Marx

The cold, one-dimensional figure of Lenin the political fanatic is only a partial truth. Drawing on extensive material that has only recently become available, Sebestyen’s gripping biography casts an intriguing new light on the character behind the politics.

In reality, Lenin was a man who loved nature as much as he loved making…



Lenin The Dictator

Pub Date : 2017-02-09 | Author : Victor Sebestyen | Publisher : Weidenfeld & Nicolson

ISBN 10 : 9781474600460
ISBN 13 : 1474600468

Victor Sebestyen's intimate biography is the first major work in English for nearly two decades on one of the most significant figures of the twentieth century. In Russia to this d..


Lenin

Pub Date : 2017-05-02 | Author : Victor Sebestyen | Publisher : Weidenfeld & Nicolson

ISBN 10 : 147460045X
ISBN 13 : 9781474600453

Victor Sebestyen's intimate biography is the first major work in English for nearly two decades on one of the most significant figures of the twentieth century. In Russia to this d..


Lenin The Dictator

Pub Date : 2017-02-09 | Author : Victor Sebestyen | Publisher : Weidenfeld & Nicolson

ISBN 10 : 1474600441
ISBN 13 : 9781474600446

Victor Sebestyen's intimate biography is the first major work in English for nearly two decades on one of the most significant figures of the twentieth century. In Russia to this d..


The Dilemmas Of Lenin

Pub Date : 2017-04-25 | Author : Tariq Ali | Publisher : Verso Books

ISBN 10 : 9781786631138
ISBN 13 : 178663113X

On the centenary of the Russian Revolution, Tariq Ali paints an illuminating portrait of Lenin “Without Lenin there would have been no socialist revolution in 1917. Of this much ..


Lenin

Pub Date : 2017-11-07 | Author : Victor Sebestyen | Publisher : Pantheon

ISBN 10 : 9781101871645
ISBN 13 : 1101871644

Victor Sebestyen's riveting biography of Vladimir Ilyich Lenin—the first major biography in English in nearly two decades—is not only a political examination of one of the most..


Stalin

Pub Date : 2015-05-19 | Author : Oleg V. Khlevniuk | Publisher : Yale University Press

ISBN 10 : 9780300166941
ISBN 13 : 030016694X

Josef Stalin exercised supreme power in the Soviet Union from 1929 until his death in 1953. During that quarter-century, by Oleg Khlevniuk’s estimate, he caused the imprisonment ..


Lenin

Pub Date : 2011-02-21 | Author : Robert Service | Publisher : Pan Macmillan

ISBN 10 : 9780330476331
ISBN 13 : 0330476335

Lenin is a colossal figure whose influence on twentieth-century history cannot be underestimated. Robert Service has written a calmly authoritative biography on this seemingly unkn..


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