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Newspapers from the Russian Revolutionary Era

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Newspapers from the Russian Revolutionary Era

Introduction : Newspapers from the Russian Revolutionary Era

Describing events leading up to and including the overthrow of the Russian Empire, this significant collection makes available rare holdings of Russian newspapers from Columbia Universitys Herbert Lehman Library and other major sources. Among the 100 titles provided here are Journal de St. Petersbourg (1873-1908), Russkia Viedomosti (1904-1914), and Drug (1906-1907). These newspapers and 97 others, covering the years 1873-1927, detail almost every facet of the Revolution.

In addition to the Russian newspapers, the collection presents papers printed during this time in other countries, which complement the Russian reports and give scholars outsiders accounts of the Revolution. A guide that lists all titles alphabetically along with the reel number location accompanies this essential collection for researchers in Russian history, government and culture.