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The Bolsheviks Come to Power: The Revolution of 1917 in Petrograd by  Alexander Rabinowitch - First Edition; First Printing - 1976 - from Cat's Cradle Books and

The Bolsheviks Come to Power: The Revolution of 1917 in Petrograd

by Rabinowitch, Alexander

Condition: Very Good with no dust jacket

New York: W. W. Norton & Co Inc, 1976. First Edition; First Printing. Hardcover. Very Good with no dust jacket. First Edition; First Printing. Sound binding and hinges. Clean, bright pages. Cloth over boards is edge rubbed with very light shelf wear. ; Contents: July uprising. Bolshviks under fire. Petrograd during the reaction. The ineffectiveness of repression. The Bolshevik resurgence. The rise of Kornilov. Kornilov versus Kerensky. The Bolsheviks and Kornilov's defeat. The question of a new government. "All power to the Soviets!" Lenin's campaign for an insurrection. Obstacles to an uprising. The garrison crisis and the military revolutionary committee. On the eve. The Bolsheviks come to power. Epilogue. Notes, bibliography, index. ; 9.5" tall; 393 pages.



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