By Theodor Seibert
Originally released in English in 1932, this booklet written through a German nationwide Socialist journalist, and fierce critic of Soviet Russia, was once the results of large vacationing through the Soviet Union from 1926-1929. starting from Turkestan to japanese Siberia, this used to be probably the most complete books on Soviet Russia authored by means of a Russian conversing foreigner and covers every little thing from Tsarism to Antisemitism, the Soviet Press, the Police nation and Bolshevik Economics.
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Red Russia: Volume 15 (RLE: Early Western Responses to Soviet Russia) by Theodor Seibert