USSROutline - Bolsheviks revolution: 1) 1917, Bolshevik...

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Bolsheviks revolution: 1) 1917, Bolshevik leader, Vladimir Lenin (November Revolution) a. Fall 1917, 250,000 Bolshevik members would try to overthrow the Provisional government i. “insurrection is an art” 2) Second Russian Revolution a. Policy of land and peace i. Immediate peace with Germany b. Attempted Assassination of Lenin (Aug. 1918) i. Execute on trial ii. Civil War 1. “Peace, Land, Bread” was not true a. 5 million death toll 3) Spreading Revolution a. Argetina b. Austria c. Britain d. Swept through Germany i. Wanted a Communist revolution e. “Revolution from above” vs. “Revolution from below” Soviet Union under Stalin: Soviets successful economy transformations come from mass murder – Stalin 1) Rise of communist party in 1929 after Lenin’s death(1924)
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o Idea no longer Revolutionary against Tsarist rule o Many new communists did not partake in the Revolution 1.5 million communist party, only 8,000 same members since 1917 2) Communists at the time, and reform by Trotsky, Bukharin, and Stalin a) 25% illiterate
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