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Radek and Ransome on Russia

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Published by The Socialist publication society in Brooklyn, N.Y .
Written in English


Edition Notes

ContributionsRadek, Karl, 1885-1939, Socialist Publication Society (N.Y.)
Classifications
LC ClassificationsDK265 .R358
The Physical Object
Pagination31 p.
Number of Pages31
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24647027M
LC Control Number45045991

In he was sued for libel by Lord Alfred Douglas who took exception to Ransome's biography of Oscar Wilde. Ransome won the case but hated the ensuing publicity. So he went to Russia, ostensibly to write a guidebook to St. Petersburg and research Russian fairytales.


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He also wrote Old Peter's Russian Tales, a collection of translated Russian folktales which. Ransome’s pamphlet On Behalf of Russia was written in close collaboration with Radek and was circulated by Russian agents among Allied troops. And when Lenin objected that Six Weeks in Russia failed to follow the party line, Radek pointed out that it was the ‘first thing written that had shown the Bolsheviks as human beings’.

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CORRECTION APPENDED. The Last Englishman. The Double Life of Arthur Ransome. By Roland Chambers. pages. David R. Godine, $; Faber and Faber, Pounds Arthur Ransome is a beloved if minor figure in 20th-century letters.Radek and Ransome on Russia, /28 Zamrzla lod Kapitana Flinta (Winter Holiday in Czech), /27 A child’s book of the seasons, /25 A child’s book of the garden, /25 Pond and stream, /25 The shepherd’s pipe, (Colour) /26 The autobiography, /26 Piklové a mučedníce, /26 Before a peak in Darien, /