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Western intellectuals and the Soviet Union, 1920-40

from Red Square to the Left Bank

by Ludmila Stern

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Published by Routledge in London, New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Communism and intellectuals -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Intellectuals -- Attitudes -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Communism -- History -- 20th century.,
  • Intellectuals -- Europe, Western.,
  • Intellectuals -- United States.,
  • Soviet Union -- Politics and government -- 1917-1936 -- Foreign public opinion.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. [246]-257) and index.

    StatementLudmila Stern.
    SeriesBASEES/Routledge series on Russian and East European Studies -- 31
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHX528 .S74 2007
    The Physical Object
    Pagination269 p. ;
    Number of Pages269
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18587587M
    ISBN 100415360056, 0203008146
    LC Control Number2006011021

    Sell Western Intellectuals and the Soviet Union, From Red Square to the Left Bank (BASEES/Routledge Series on Russian and East European Studies) - ISBN - . Andrey Sakharov, in full Andrey Dmitriyevich Sakharov, (born , Moscow, Russia—died Decem , Moscow), Soviet nuclear theoretical physicist, an outspoken advocate of human rights, civil liberties, and reform in the Soviet Union as well as rapprochement with noncommunist nations. In he was awarded the Nobel Prize for Peace.

    At its base, the Western intellectuals wanted what Communism supposedly offered: equality on all subjects. When the Soviet Union emerged, inequality was still a real issue. The Soviet Union promised something new, something unseen, and in it, was equality. Following its publication, the book initially circulated in samizdat underground publication in the Soviet Union until its appearance in the literary journal Novy Mir in , in which a third of the work was published in three issues. Since the dissolution of the Soviet Union, The Gulag Archipelago has been officially published in Russia. An abridged fiftieth anniversary edition was released.

    Western Intellectuals and the Soviet Union, ImportBot Added Taylor & Francis Gro edition of Western Intellectuals and the Soviet Union,   Read: Russia’s twin nostalgias. In his landmark book, Political Pilgrims: Travels of Western Intellectuals to the Soviet Union, China, and Cuba, Paul Hollander wrote of the hospitality.


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