Ten Days That Shook The World

Ten Days That Shook The World

Ten Days That Shook the World is Reeds extraordinary record of that event. 'It flashed upon me suddenly: they were going to shoot me!

Author: John Reed

Publisher: Lulu.com

ISBN: 9780359345212

Category: History

Page: 242

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An impassioned firsthand account of the Russian Revolution An American journalist and revolutionary writer, John Reed became a close friend of Lenin and was an eyewitness to the 1917 revolution in Russia. Ten Days That Shook the World is Reeds extraordinary record of that event. 'It flashed upon me suddenly: they were going to shoot me!' This electrifying eyewitness account of the Russian Revolution, written by an American journalist in St Petersburg as the Bolsheviks seized power in 1917, is an unsurpassed record of history in the making. John Reed (1887-1920) American journalist and poet-adventurer whose colorful life as a revolutionary writer ended in Russia but made him the hero of a generation of radical intellectuals. Reed became a close friend of V.I. Lenin and was an eyewitness to the 1917 October revolution. He recorded this historical event in his best-known book TEN DAYS THAT SHOOK THE WORLD (1920). Reed is buried with other Bolshevik heroes beside the Kremlin wall.
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Ten Days That Shook the World

Ten Days That Shook the World

This edition includes "The Communist Manifesto" which will provide an analytical approach to the class struggle and the justification for the Revolution.

Author: Karl Marx

Publisher: e-artnow

ISBN: EAN:4057664145963

Category: History

Page: 340

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"Ten Days That Shook the World" is a book by the American journalist and socialist John Reed about the October Revolution in Russia in 1917. Reed who was on an assignment for The Masses, a magazine of socialist politics, followed many of the prominent Bolshevik leaders closely during his time in Russia. Reed's reports, on which this book is based, are valuable source of the first-hand information about the events that occurred in Russia in the fall of 1917. This edition includes "The Communist Manifesto" which will provide an analytical approach to the class struggle and the justification for the Revolution.
Categories: History

Best of Reed

Best of Reed

John Reed died in 1920, shortly after the book was finished.

Author: John Reed

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ISBN: 1952433681

Category: History

Page: 338

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Writings of John Reed

Writings of John Reed

A collection of writings from American socialist-turned-Communist John Reed.

Author: John Reed

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ISBN: 1610010205

Category: History

Page: 290

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A collection of writings from American socialist-turned-Communist John Reed. Contains "Ten Days that Shook the World," Reed's classic eyewitness account of the October Revolution in Russia, as well as "War in Paterson," his account of the 1913 silk workers strike in New Jersey, "The Trader's War," Reed's argument against American involvement in the First World War, and other essays.
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Mother Jones Magazine

Mother Jones Magazine

... TEN DAYS THAT SHOOK THE WORLD An epic presentation of the turbulent
days leading to the Russian Revolution! Based on the classic work by John Reed
, this important documentary makes use of rare lootage and little-known ...

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Mother Jones is an award-winning national magazine widely respected for its groundbreaking investigative reporting and coverage of sustainability and environmental issues.
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Warren Commission Complete Investigation Commission s Report

Warren Commission  Complete Investigation   Commission s Report

It might have been Reid's Ten Days That Shook the World, or something like that,
but I am not at all certain. I would have thought he would have read that, anyway.
Representative FORD. Was it a book that you recall having had with you that ...

Author: President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy - U.S. Government

Publisher: e-artnow

ISBN: EAN:4057664103444

Category: Social Science

Page: 10367

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The President's Commission on the Assassination of President Kennedy, known unofficially as the Warren Commission, was established by President Lyndon B. Johnson through Executive Order 11130 on November 29, 1963 to investigate the assassination of United States President John F. Kennedy that had taken place on November 22, 1963. This book includes the Commission's report, which was based on the investigation, as well as all the supporting documents collected during the investigation, and the testimony or depositions of 552 witnesses.
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Investigation of the Assassination of President John F Kennedy

Investigation of the Assassination of President John F  Kennedy

It might have been Reid ' s Ten Days That Shook the World , or something like
that , but I am not at all certain . I would have thought he would have read that ,
anyway . Representative FORD . Was it a book that you recall having had with
you ...

Author: United States. Warren Commission

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ISBN: UVA:X001690555

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Insurgent Mexico

Insurgent Mexico

John Reed. Ten Days That Shook the World Reed, John 4057664653116 364
pages "Ten Days That Shook the World" by John Reed. Published by Good Press
. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre.

Author: John Reed

Publisher: Good Press

ISBN: EAN:4064066096434

Category: History

Page: 309

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"Insurgent Mexico" by John Reed. Published by Good Press. Good Press publishes a wide range of titles that encompasses every genre. From well-known classics & literary fiction and non-fiction to forgotten−or yet undiscovered gems−of world literature, we issue the books that need to be read. Each Good Press edition has been meticulously edited and formatted to boost readability for all e-readers and devices. Our goal is to produce eBooks that are user-friendly and accessible to everyone in a high-quality digital format.
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The History of the Revolution The Communist Manifesto

The History of the Revolution   The Communist Manifesto

Ten Days That Shook the World Chapter 1 Background Chapter 2 The Coming
Storm Chapter 3 On the Eve Chapter 4 The Fall of the Provisional Government
Chapter 5 Plunging Ahead Chapter 6 The Committee for Salvation Chapter 7 The
 ...

Author: John Reed

Publisher: e-artnow

ISBN: EAN:4064066051372

Category: History

Page: 340

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"The History of the Revolution" is a book by the American journalist and socialist John Reed about the October Revolution in Russia in 1917. Reed who was on an assignment for The Masses, a magazine of socialist politics, followed many of the prominent Bolshevik leaders closely during his time in Russia. Reed's reports, on which this book is based, are valuable source of the first-hand information about the events that occurred in Russia in the fall of 1917. This edition includes "The Communist Manifesto" which will provide an analytical approach to the class struggle and the justification for the Revolution.
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World Marxist Review

World Marxist Review

"Ten Days" is still a living thing In memory of an ardent revolutionary 1 ~~ ~ ~) ...
And his masterpiece, “Ten Days that Shook the World,” won the highest praise
from V. I. Lenin, who said: “With the greatest interest and never slackening
attention ...

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Schostakowitsch und die Folgen

Schostakowitsch und die Folgen

Karminsky ' s opera Ten Days that Shook the World continues the line of the
musical epic theatre and was in many respects innovative . Probably , it could not
have been otherwise - the " theatre of fact " and the documentary are
fundamentally ...

Author: Ernst Kuhn

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ISBN: UOM:39015056410213

Category: Music

Page: 385

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Theme and Variations

Theme and Variations

In an introduction to a new edition of Ten Days That Shook the World , Lenin
wrote : With the greatest interest and with never slackening attention I read John
Reed's “ Ten Days That Shook the World . " Unreservedly do I recommend it to
the ...

Author: Laurence Behrens

Publisher: Scott Foresman & Company

ISBN: 0673397076

Category: Reference

Page: 848

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Political Affairs

Political Affairs

for the John Reed Renaissance By the Author of Ten Days That John Read's
classia 10 DAYS The Education that shook the world " JOHN REED The book
featured 10 DAYS THAT SNOOK THE WORLD NEED REUS NSURGENTA
MEXICO ...

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ISBN: UOM:39015081708128

Category: Communism

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A theoretical and political magazine of scientific socialism.
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Books in Print

Books in Print

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ISBN: STANFORD:36105210120494

Category: American literature

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Ten Days that Shook the University

Ten Days that Shook the University

In the world of commodities, external and invisible forces direct men's actions;
autonomous action directed towards clearly perceived goals is impossible. The
strength of economic laws lies in their ability to take on the appearance of natural
 ...

Author: Internationale situationniste

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ISBN: UOM:39015080478814

Category: Anarchism

Page: 29

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The Russian Revolution

The Russian Revolution

Examines the people and events connected to the Russian Revolution of 1917, particularly the role of Vladimir Lenin.

Author: John M. Dunn

Publisher: Greenhaven Press, Incorporated

ISBN: 1560062347

Category: History

Page: 112

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Examines the people and events connected to the Russian Revolution of 1917, particularly the role of Vladimir Lenin.
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Twentieth century Literary Criticism

Twentieth century Literary Criticism

Because he shared the commitment and vision of the participants , he was able
to capture the emotions that people pour into waking dreams . Inaccurate in
details , biased in point of view , Ten Days That Shook the World conveys the
kind of ...

Author: Gale Research Company

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ISBN: UOM:39015041187207

Category: Literature, Modern

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Excerpts from criticism of the works of novelists, poets, playwrights, and other creative writers, 1900-1960.
Categories: Literature, Modern

The Day that Shook the World

The Day that Shook the World

Holding out for absolute quiet , Sharon postponed peace talks five times in ten
days . For once America needed Israel ' s help , and it wasn ' t happy to be kept
waiting . The White House was losing patience with Ariel Sharon . So too was his
 ...

Author: Jenny Baxter

Publisher: BBC Worldwide Publishing

ISBN: IND:30000087708651

Category: Disasters

Page: 224

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Throughout the world, the BBC News team is respected for its authority, balance and integrity. In the light of recent tragic events, the team has produced a book of essays to explain to the general reader why the World Trade Centre attack occurred. This volume includes contributions by some of the most prominent foreign correspondents: Fergal Keane; Stephen Evans; George Alagiah; Brian Hanrahan; Gordon Corera; Paul Reynolds; John Simpson; Mike Wooldridge; Barnaby Mason; Orla Guerin; Bridget Kendall; Andrew Marr; Jeff Randall; Jonathan Marcus; and Allan Little.
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