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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
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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
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