The Watchful State: Security Police and Opposition in Russia, 1906-1917
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BeschreibungWhy did the imperial Russian government fail to prevent revolution in 1917? Were its security policies flawed? This broadly researched study of Russia's security police investigates the government's efforts to maintain order against political opposition and threats of violence during the decade before the Revolution.
PortraitJonathan W. Daly, author of Autocracy under Siege, is Associate Professor of History at the University of Illinois at Chicago.
Pressestimmen"A splendid work by a mature scholar in comand of his field, The Watchful State is a significant contribution to the study of the Russian secret police and to the broader field of Russian institutional history." - Richard Robbins, University of New Mexico"
Untertitel: New. Sprache: Englisch.
Verlag: NORTHERN ILLINOIS UNIV PR
Erscheinungsdatum: Oktober 2004
Seitenanzahl: 334 Seiten