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Caught in the revolution: Petrograd 1917

Caught in the revolution: Petrograd 1917

Rappaport, Helen, author; Meadows, Mark, narrator

'Caught in the Revolution' is Helen Rappaport's masterful telling of the outbreak of the Russian Revolution through eye-witness accounts left by foreign nationals who saw the drama unfold. Between the first revolution in February 1917 and Lenin's Bolshevik coup in October, Petrograd (the former St Petersburg) was in turmoil - felt nowhere more keenly than on the fashionable Nevsky Prospekt where the foreign visitors and diplomats who filled hotels, clubs, bars, and embassies were acutely aware of the chaos breaking out on their doorsteps and beneath their windows. Among this disparate group were journalists, businessmen, bankers, governesses, volunteer nurses, and expatriate socialites. Many kept diaries and wrote letters home

CD, CD, Audiobook. English.
Unabridged edition.
Published Oxford: ISIS Audio Books, 2017
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  • City – Earliest copy due back 18th November

    Barcode Shelfmark Loan type Status Notes
    19242896X History Audio Book Adult Non-Fiction Due back 18th November 12 Discs.

Details

Statement of responsibility: Helen Rappaport
ISBN: 1445059460, 9781445059464
Intended audience: Specialized.
Note: Compact discs.
Performers: Read by Mark Meadows.
Physical Description: 12 sound discs CDs (12 hrs, 35 mins.) : digital, stereo
Publisher Number: ICD 170215
Subject: History.; Saint Petersburg (Russia) History Revolution, 1917-1921.; Audiobooks.