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The July Uprising

February Revolution, July Uprising, July Days, Bolshevik Uprising, Nevsky Prospekt, St Petersburg, 4 July 1917
July Days

EXTRACT FOR SUBSCRIBERS ONLY. Orlando Figes, Revolutionary Russia, 1891-1991 (Pelican, 2014), pp. 115-118.

...This was one of the most revealing scenes of the whole revolution - one of those rare episodes when the hidden relations of power are illuminated on the surface of events and the broader course of history becomes clear... [FULL TEXT 959 WORDS]

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