History of the

Communist Party of the Soviet Union

( Bolsheviks )


Short Course

written by Comrade Stalin

edited by the Commission of the CC of the CPSU (B)

authorized by the CC of the CPSU (B)

2001, re-published by the Comintern for free, for the victory of the world revolution 



















History of the CPSU (B) - 1938























































































Iskra: „Where to begin ?“











































































































        During the strike the workers of Ivanovo-Voznesensk set up a Council of Representatives, which was actually one of the first Soviets of Workers' Deputies in Russia.















































        The Bolsheviks explained to the masses that the Manifesto of October 17 was a trap. They branded the conduct of the government after the promulgation of the Manifesto as provocative. The Bolsheviks called the workers to arms, to prepare for armed uprising.






















































































BOLSHEVIKS AND MENSHEVIKS IN THE PERIOD OF THE STOLYPIN REACTION.

STRUGGLE OF THE BOLSHEVIKS AGAINST THE LIQUIDATORS AND OTZOVISTS.

















































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RISE OF THE REVOLUTIONARY MOVEMENT IN THE PERIOD



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Stalin under Tsaritsin












Lenin speaking on the Congress of the Comintern































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