Living in the Revolution. Urban Communes & Soviet Socialism, 1917–1932. (Summary)

Bogomolov I.K.


The reviewed monograph by A. Willimott is devoted to the phenomenon of urban communes that existed in the early period of Soviet history (1917–1932). The author explores the socio-cultural preconditions for the appearance of communes in Soviet cities, the everyday life of communards, the flourishing and decline of urban communes at the turn of the 1920–1930 s.


soviet history, soviet society, NEP, urban communes, communards.

DOI: 10.31249/rsm/2018.03.18

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