Sheila Fitzpatrick on the commemoration of 1917

A¬†lecture by a scholar of towering importance on a topic of general interest is not to be missed, and Sheila Fitzpatrick held her audience in the palm of her hand as she discussed¬†an amazing lack of interest by historians in commemorating the hundredth anniversary of the Russian Revolution. Such Western writers as have commented on its significance give the impression […]

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