ï¿½ Williams has done a splendid job of reading and re-reading new and old sources to produce a thoroughly readable and reliable account of Leninï¿½ s life.ï¿½ History ReviewDrawing on the flood of new material to emerge from Russian and Western sources in recent years, Beryl Williams focuses on Lenin's years in power and provides first-rate introduction to the life, ideology and impact of one of the formative figures of the 20th-century.Within an overall chronological framework, Williams examines topics such as cultural revolution, foreign policy and expansion.
As well as being an examination of Leninï¿½ s life and work, this is an up-to-date evaluation of recent historiographical debates and literature in the context of the period.
- Format: Paperback
- Pages: 240 pages
- Publisher: Pearson Education Limited
- Publication Date: 17/08/2000
- Category: Biography: historical, political & military
- ISBN: 9780582437609