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Trotsky

, Trotski
Leon, original name Lev Davidovich Bronstein. 1879--1940, Russian revolutionary and Communist theorist. He was a leader of the November Revolution (1917) and, as commissar of foreign affairs and war (1917--24), largely created the Red Army. He was ousted by Stalin after Lenin's death and deported from Russia (1929); assassinated by a Stalinist agent
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The three men most associated with that dictatorship were Lenin, Trotsky, and Joseph Stalin.
Further, the changing political situation would make it more and more frightening for Trotsky and his loved ones, who we see are all to be sacrificial victims to the new cult of Stalin as Maximum Leader.
I suddenly thought, the world's full of these extraordinary causes and injustices and here's this guy Trotsky, who was so inspired he went out to create a Russian revolution and change the world.
En ningun momento aparece Trotsky porque, entre otros aspectos, el no era bolchevique.
Very highly recommended for community, college, and university library collections in general, and Leon Trotsky supplemental studies reading lists in particular, it should be noted for students and non-specialist general readers with an interest in the subject that "Trotsky in New York, 1917" is also available in a Kindle edition ($16.
En la imagen, el monumento a Trotsky en el jardin de su casa.
Trotsky led an opposition against the bureaucracy in defense of the revolution's original ideals and was crushed, arrested, sent into Siberian exile, and finally thrown out of the country in 1929.
His biographer Isaac Deutscher--although not in agreement with his subject in every issue--did much to shape the wider, enduring memory of Trotsky as the 'conscience of the revolution'.
15) This can be seen, for example, in the fate of the Journal of Trotsky Studies, published annually since 1993 but already defunct in 1996.
La astucia enamoro en Paris a Silvia Agelof, hermana de Ruth, la secretaria de Trotsky, en quien sembro la confianza.
Far from imposing inappropriate "foreign" perspectives, we see Lenin, Trotsky, and other leaders of the Comintern insisting (and assisting) in US Communists grounding themselves in the realities of their own political and cultural environment.
He leaves his wife of 60 years, Ann (Pedone) Trotsky; 3 sons, Steven Trotsky and his wife, Becky of Sudbury, John Trotsky and his wife, Katie of Marblehead, and Michael Trotsky and his wife, Amy of Belmont; a daughter, Dr.