Caught in the Revolution: Petrograd, 1917 [Audiobook] download free by Helen Rappaport

Caught in the Revolution: Petrograd, 1917 Audiobook download free by Helen Rappaport
  • Listen audiobook: Caught in the Revolution: Petrograd, 1917
  • Author: Helen Rappaport
  • Release date: 2017/9/30
  • Publisher: CORNERSTONE
  • Language: English
  • Genre or Collection: History and Archaeology
  • ISBN: 9780099592426
  • Rating: 9.5 of 10
  • Votes: 313
  • Review by: Saul Wallis
  • Review rating: 8.26 of 10
  • Review Date: 2018/9/13
  • Duration: 5H55M10S in 256 kbps (92.8 MB)
  • Date of creation of the audiobook: 2018-08-23
  • You can listen to this audiobook in formats: WAV, MPC, MP4, MPEG4, MP3, WMA, FLAC (compression JAR, ZIP, CPIO, RAR)
  • Total pages original book: 464
  • Includes a PDF summary of 39 pages
  • Duration of the summary (audio): 30M19S (7.8 MB)
  • Description or summary of the audiobook: SELECTED AS A BOOK OF THE YEAR IN THE TELEGRAPH AND EVENING STANDARD'[The] centenary will prompt a raft of books on the Russian Revolution. They will be hard pushed to better this highly original, exhaustively researched and superbly constructed account.' Saul David, Daily Telegraph 'A gripping, vivid, deeply researched chronicle of the Russian Revolution told through the eyes of a surprising, flamboyant cast of foreigners in Petrograd, superbly narrated by Helen Rappaport.' Simon Sebag Montefiore, author of The RomanovsBetween the first revolution in February 1917 and Lenin's Bolshevik coup in October, Petrograd (the former St Petersburg) was in turmoil. Foreign visitors who filled hotels, bars and embassies were acutely aware of the chaos breaking out on their doorsteps. Among them were journalists, diplomats, businessmen, governesses and volunteer nurses. Many kept diaries and wrote letters home: from an English nurse who had already survived the sinking of the Titanic; to the black valet of the US Ambassador, far from his native Deep South; to suffragette leader Emmeline Pankhurst, who had come to Petrograd to inspect the indomitable Women's Death Battalion led by Maria Bochkareava. Drawing upon a rich trove of material and through eye-witness accounts left by foreign nationals who saw the drama unfold, Helen Rappaport takes us right up to the action - to see, feel and hear the Revolution as it happened.
  • Other categories, genre or collection: 20th Century History: C 1900 To C 2000, European History, Russian Revolution
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  • Format: Paperback
  • Approximate value: 14.16 USD
  • Dimensions: 129x198x28mm
  • Weight: 343g
  • Printed by: Windmill Books
  • Published in: London, United Kingdom

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