Whereas most Soviet and American scholars of the Russian Revolution have emphasized the great leaders and the great events of 1917, Diane Koenker reverses this trend in a study of the Russian working class. Originally published in 1981. The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These paperback editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905.... husband had had three years of schooling, the average wife had had none.72 The aim of the school system was to impart the essentials of literacy, and a third- grade education was considered to be sufficient preparation for working life.
|Title||:||Moscow Workers and the 1917 Revolution|
|Author||:||Diane P. Koenker|
|Publisher||:||Princeton University Press - 2014-07-14|