Interpreting the Russian Revolution: The Language and Symbols of 1917

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Interpreting the Russian Revolution: The Language and Symbols of 1917 - Figes, Orlando, and Kolonitsk, Boris, and Kolonitskii, Boris

The authors examine the diverse ways that language and other symbols--including flags and emblems, public rituals, songs, and codes of dress--were used to identify competing sides and to create new meanings in Russia's political struggles of 1917. 32 illustrations.

Interpreting the Russian Revolution: The Language and Symbols of 1917 1999, Yale University Press, New Haven, CT

ISBN-13: 9780300081060

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