Russia and the USSR, 1900-1995 by Tony DowneyRussia and the USSR, 1900-1995 by Tony Downey

Russia and the USSR, 1900-1995

byTony Downey, Nigel Smith

Paperback | April 30, 1999

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A detailed history of Russia and the Soviet Union throughout the turbulent twentieth century. Strongly narrative in approach, the book also has many visual and written sources to aid students' understanding.
Nigel J. H. Smith is at University of Florida, Gainesville.
Title:Russia and the USSR, 1900-1995Format:PaperbackDimensions:96 pages, 10.87 × 8.62 × 0.28 inPublished:April 30, 1999Publisher:Oxford University Press

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:019917248X

ISBN - 13:9780199172481


Table of Contents

1. A new century2. The fall of the Tsar3. The Bolsheviks take power4. Staling takes control5. Changes to agriculture6. Changes to industry7. The Reign of Terror8. The road to war9. The Great Patriotic War10. Cold War11. Khrushcev: a new style12. Brezhnev to Chernenko: the old guard13. A new Russia

Editorial Reviews

` makes good use of both written and pictorial sources...a good buy due to its attractive presentation, use of colour and use of less familiar source materials.'Scottish Association of Teachers of History