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  1. “Dome and Swallows, Assumption Cathedral of the Trinity,” by Konstantin Yuon
  2. “View of Trinity Lavra,” by Konstantin Yuon
  3. “Portrait K.A.Yuon 1924, the artist’s wife,” by Konstantin Yuon…
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Art

The Last Days With John Reed by Louise Bryant, 1920

From The Marxist Internet Archive:

Moscow, Nov. 14, 1920

Dear Max:

I knew you would want details and a story for the Liberator — but I did not have either the strength or the courage. 1,489 more words

Bolshevik

Reds: A biopic of John Reed - Bolshevik Revolutionary Journalist, Badass and Heartbreaker

I had no idea who John Reed was until I pressed the ‘More information’ button on the remote to check out Warren Beatty’s Oscar-winning film ‘Reds.’ Then I watched it. 138 more words

Bolshevik

Were there any problems with the Bolshevik held territory?

The Civil War and the Treaty of Brest-Litovsk meant that the Bolsheviks lost lots of arable amounts and industrial resources e.g. Raw materials. Lenin therefore was faced with huge economic problems. 57 more words

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The Red Army

A traditional army comprised of Bolsheviks comprised by Trotsky who appointed many ex-officers from the Tsarist regime who had expertise and experience.

Many were willing to join, other were conscripted and some did it for the money; compulsory military service was brought in for the able-bodied in 1918. 31 more words

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Sovnarkom

It was an all-Bolshevik body and Lenin was chair-man with Stalin and Trotsky as members. Their main aim was to gain public support.

They had many decrees such as: 49 more words

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