The author traces the evolution of the Soviet political system from its origins in 1917 to the present day. He shows how power has rarely been devolved outside a particularly tightly-knit ruling elite. Special emphasis is placed on the experience of the peasantry, urban workers and professionals.
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Book Description Collins, 1985. Book Condition: Very Good. N/A. Ships from Reno, NV. Great condition for a used book! Minimal wear. Bookseller Inventory # GRP91629176
Book Description Book Condition: Fair. [ No Hassle 30 Day Returns ][ Ships Daily ] [ Underlining/Highlighting: NONE ] [ Writing: NONE ] [ Edition: First ] Publisher: Collins Pub Date: 1/1/1985 Binding: Hardcover Pages: 527 First edition. Bookseller Inventory # 5369042
Book Description Collins, 1985. Hardcover. Book Condition: Good. Ex Library Book with usual stamps and stickers. Good condition book. Good condition is defined as: a copy that has been read but remains in clean condition. All of the pages are intact and the cover is intact and the spine may show signs of wear. The book may have minor markings which are not specifically mentioned. Most items will be dispatched the same or the next working day. Bookseller Inventory # mon0005109880
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Book Description Collins, U.S.A., 1985. Hard Copy. Book Condition: Good. No Jacket. Great book which is ex library and carries the usual stamps, there are a few black and white pictures. Pages appear clean and tight, scan available upon request. Bookseller Inventory # 015779