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One day that shook the communist world

Paul Lendvai

One day that shook the communist world

the 1956 Hungarian uprising and its legacy

by Paul Lendvai

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Published by Princeton University Press in Princeton .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Hungary -- History -- Revolution, 1956

  • Edition Notes

    StatementPaul Lendvai ; translated by Ann Major.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDB957 .L41213 2006
    The Physical Object
    Paginationp. cm.
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL23673398M
    ISBN 109780691132822
    LC Control Number2007026864

      Jack Reed, the American communist who was buried in the Kremlin, is the author of the extremely exciting book Ten Days that Shook the ’s about the Bolshevik Revolution which is witnessed first hand, and he was a huge fan who turned out to be one of many of its victims. Charlamange hopes Shook One can be a call to action: Getting help is your right. His second book “cements the radio personality’s stance in making sure he’s on the right side of history when it comes to society’s growing focus on mental health, while helping remove the negative stigma” (Billboard).

      In , his book was republished with an encomium from Lenin himself. “With the greatest interest and with never slackening attention I read John Reed’s book, Ten Days That Shook the World. 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 famines.

    The Soviet Book That Shook the Communist World T HE REVELATION, in February , that the Ukrainian Academy of Sciences in Kiev had published an anti-Semitic tract in late stunned and outraged Western public opinion. But this reaction was as nothing com-pared to the tremor of shock that smashed into the world Communist movement. József Lengyel actually got involved with communism early, as one of the founding members of the Hungarian Communist Party in The Hungarian government at the time persecuted him for this, and he eventually escaped and went to live in Moscow. He ran into trouble with the Soviets as well and in , they sent him to a gulag.


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Paul Lendvai is a leading European journalist and senior commentator on Austrian television. He is editor in chief of the Vienna-based international quarterly Europäische Rundschau. One Day That Shook the Communist World: The Hungarian Uprising and Its Legacy. In this Book. Additional Information.

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