by Orlando Figes - £20.00 Vintage (The Bodley Head Ltd) (2014)
paperback ISBN 13: 9781847922915 | ISBN 10: 1847922910
The first single-volume history of the century's most tragic and brutal revolution; a brilliant, highly readable narrative in the manner of Simon Schama's Citizens.
Vast in scope, based on exhaustive original research, and written with passion, narrative skill and human sympathy, A People's Tragedy is the definitive account of the Russian Revolution for a new generation. It has won the Wolfson History Prize, the WH Smith Literary Award, and the Longman/History Today Book of the Year Award.
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