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Peasant metropolis

social identities in Moscow, 1929-1941

by David L. Hoffmann

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Published by Cornell University Press in Ithaca .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Moscow (Russia),
  • Russia (Federation),
  • Moscow
    • Subjects:
    • Working class -- Russia (Federation) -- Moscow -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Urbanization -- Russia (Federation) -- Moscow -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Rural-urban migration -- Russia (Federation) -- Moscow -- History -- 20th century.,
    • Moscow (Russia) -- Population -- History -- 20th century.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [251]-273) and index.

      StatementDavid L. Hoffmann.
      SeriesStudies of the Harriman Institute
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD8530.2.Z8 M674 1994
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxiii, 282 p. :
      Number of Pages282
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1086947M
      ISBN 100801429420
      LC Control Number94010913

      How a Fishing Village Became a Metropolis. BY AWAKE!WRITER IN JAPAN. ON A beautiful summer day in August , Ieyasu Tokugawa (right), who later became the first Tokugawa shogun, * set foot in the fishing village of Edo in eastern Japan. At that time “Edo had only a few hundred wretched houses, consisting of peasant and fishermen’s cottages,” notes the book The Shogun’s City —A. What follows is a brief anecdotal history of the Metropol Hotel – but for a glimpse of the hotel today, you can watch the interview that ran on CBS Sunday Morning with me and CBS senior correspondent (and former Moscow bureau chief), Liz Palmer.. A BRIEF HISTORY. Opened in , the Metropol Hotel is situated on Theatre Square in the historic heart of Moscow.

      Julie wrote: "Someone needs to edit this list again. There are a ton of non-fiction books on here." I realize that including non-fiction is against the stated rule of the list, but there is a lot of great non-fiction both originally in English and in translation from Chinese, and it deserves as much recognition as the fiction.   Descubre el gran catálogo de David Hoffmann libros en línea. Envío gratis en todo el mundo en más de 20 millones de títulos.

      Summary and Analysis Part 2: Book V: Chapters Summary. When Alyosha returns to Madame Hohlakov's to report his failure with the captain, he learns that Katerina has developed a fever following her hysterical outburst and is now upstairs, unconscious.   The book is rounded out by a brief final chapter on the post transition from violent to "everyday" resistance. The book's basic claim that peasant revolt against collectivization was much more serious and widespread than has hitherto been thought is persuasively argued and supported by an impressive array of data.


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David L. Hoffmann is Professor of History at Ohio State University where he teaches Russian History, including an upper-level course on Stalinism. His research focuses on the political, social, and cultural history of the Stalin era. He is author of Peasant Metropolis: Social Identities in Moscow, – (); Stalinist Values: The Cultural Norms of Soviet Modernity, ().

Viola, Lynne, Peasant Rebels under Stalin: Collectivization and the Culture of Peasant Resistance (New York: Oxford University Press, ).

Wehner, Markus, Bauernpolitik im proletarischen Staat: Die Bauernfrage als zentrales Problem der sowjetischen Innenpolitik – (Cologne:. David L. Hoffmann is Professor of History at Ohio State University where he teaches Russian History, including an upper-level course on Stalinism.

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