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American communism and Soviet Russia

Theodore Draper

American communism and Soviet Russia

the formative period

by Theodore Draper

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Published by Viking Press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Communism -- United States -- History

  • Edition Notes

    StatementTheodore Draper.
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxii, 558 p. ;
    Number of Pages558
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23264404M

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      This unyielding devotion to Soviet Russia allowed American Communists to deceive themselves repeatedly throughout the s and s and much of the s as the Soviet Union rolled over Eastern Europe and became steadily more totalitarian, its actual life ever more hidden and its demands ever more self-serving. By dreams of “Americanization” were mesmerizing Soviet engineers and managers. Soviet planners believed that their future required large systems of production on a regional scale, larger even than those in the United States; they would be feasible because socialism would not be burdened by the political and economic “contradictions” of capitalism, which constrained the .

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American communism and Soviet Russia by Theodore Draper Download PDF EPUB FB2

American Communism and Soviet Russia is acknowledged to be the classic, authoritative history of the critical formative period of the American Communist Party.

Based on confidential minutes of the top party committees, interviews with party leaders, and public records, this book carefully documents the influence of the Soviet Union on the Cited by: American Communism and Soviet Russia is acknowledged to be the classic, authoritative history of the critical formative period of the American Communist Party.

Based on confidential minutes of the top party committees, interviews with party leaders, and public records, this book carefully documents the influence of the Soviet Union on the. The Secret World of American Communism (), filled with revelations about Communist party covert operations in the United States, created an international the American American communism and Soviet Russia book of that book, along with Soviet archivist Kyrill M.

Anderson, offer a second volume of profound social, political, and historical importance. American Communism and Soviet Russia is acknowledged to be the classic, authoritative history of the critical formative period of the American Communist Party.

Based on confi dential minutes of the top party committees, interviews with party leaders, and public records, this book carefully documents the infl uence of the Soviet Union on the.

Theodore H. "Ted" Draper was an American historian and political writer. Draper is best known for the 14 books he completed during his life, including work regarded as seminal on the formative period of the American Communist Party, the Cuban Revolution, and the Iran-Contra Affair/5.

Get this from a library. American communism & Soviet Russia. [Theodore Draper] -- This companion volume to "The Roots of American Communism" brings to completion what the author describes as the essence of the relationship of American Communism to Soviet Russia in.

Communism & American Radicals American Communism and Soviet Russia. by Theodore Draper. Viking Press. $ Theodore Draper’s previous book, The Roots of American Communism, covered the early years of American Communism from the Russian Revolution to roughly the end of It also subjected to close scrutiny the pre-Communist radical.

Get this from a library. American Communism & Soviet Russia. [Theodore Draper] -- "This companion volume to The Roots of American Communism brings to completion what the author describes as the essence of the relationship of American Communism to Soviet Russia in.

American Communism and Soviet Russia is acknowledged to be the classic, authoritative history of the critical formative period of the American Communist Party. Based on confi dential minutes of the top party committees, interviews with party leaders, and public records, this book carefully documents the infl uence of the Soviet Union on the Cited by:   American Communism and Soviet Russia is acknowledged to be the classic, authoritative history of the critical formative period of the American Communist Party.

Based on confidential minutes of the top party committees, interviews with party leaders, and public records, this book carefully documents the influence of the Soviet Union on the 5/5(2). Russian communism gets the bad name because it has been used since World War II by the ruling oligarchy and their military industrial complex to keep the American people in constant fear and political manipulation.

More importantly, Russian communism has been used as a decoy to keep the American people and the world from seeing American communism. Read this book on Questia. American Communism and Soviet Russia: The Formative Period by Theodore Draper, | Online Research Library: Questia Read the full-text online edition of American Communism and Soviet Russia: The Formative Period ().

The Secret World of American Communism (), filled with revelations about Communist party covert operations in the United States, created an international the American authors of that book, along with Soviet archivist Kyrill M.

Anderson, offer a second volume of profound social, political, and historical : The Black Book of Communism: Crimes, Terror, Repression is a book by Stéphane Courtois, Nicolas Werth, Andrzej Paczkowski and several other European academics documenting a history of political repressions by Communist states, including genocides, extrajudicial executions, deportations, killing populations in labor camps and artificially created Publisher: Harvard University Press.

Your first book is American Communism and Soviet Russia by Theodore Draper. That is a fairly old book now. I read it many, many years ago at graduate school. Theodore Draper was the leading light among historians of American Communism. This book had a major impact, because it was so thoroughly researched and had lots of great detail.

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This is a history of the first ten years of the American Communist Party. The author, who is known for his earlier work, The Roots of American Communism, has become convinced after further research that the first decade of the American Communist Party's existence holds the key to an understanding of the Party's fundamental nature.

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The Secret World of American Communism (), filled with revelations about Communist party covert operations in the United States, created an international the American authors of that book, along with Soviet archivist Kyrill M.

Anderson, offer a second volume of profound social, political, and historical importance.4/5.