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- n. the coup d'etat by the Bolsheviks under Lenin in November 1917 that led to a period of civil war which ended in victory for the Bolsheviks in 1922
- n. the revolution against the czarist government which led to the abdication of Nicholas II and the creation of a provisional government in March 1917
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To Anna Strunsky, a dark-eyed, brave young woman and inspirational speaker, this became an invitation to support the Russian Revolution movement.
Distinguished combat record in the Russian Revolution and Soviet-Finnish War; commanded the central front June-October 1941; took over Budenny's command October 1941 and remained in southern Russia throughout
I asked Mrs. Anna Strunsky to remember the time of Russian Revolution of 1905.
The Russian Revolution was largely led by Jews, such as Trotsky.
Early career in the Russian Revolution as Commissar, but graduated from the Frunze Academy in the thirties.