Postcards From The Russian Revolution

Postcards From The Russian Revolution is part of a series from the Bodleian Library, with an introduction by professor Andrew Roberts. He reveals the postcard as the pre-radio, pre-television equivalent of a news bulletin from abroad, also used as a profound artistic medium as well as projecting powerful political propaganda. At their best, they can recreate the immediacy, excitement and emotion of great historical events, which is certainly what this collection achieves for the 1905, the Kerensky and the Bolshevik Revolutions in Russia. This product has been discontinued. See the Related Products below or email mailorder@royalacademy.org.uk and we can suggest something similar which you may also like.
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No. of Pages 95
No. of Illustrations 90
Dimensions 12.7 x 19.8cm
Fabric & material Paperback
SKU 02085444

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Postcards From The Russian Revolution is a collection of international postcards that chronicle the era of the Russian Revolution and the founding of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republic. The book includes caricatures, illustration, photography, slogans and even the score for The Workers' Marseillaise.

With a collector's foreword by John Fraser and introduction by Professor Andrew Roberts, Visiting Professor at the War Studies Department at King’s College, London.

95 pages, with 90 illustrations in both colour and black and white.

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