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Russia in the Shadows by H. G. Wells

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Russia in the Shadows
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Publisher: Hodder and Stoughton
ISBN/ASIN: 1409209326
Number of pages: 186

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The book depicts the grim situation of Russia during the civil war. On his trip Wells met many people and visited quite a few places. He came away from this experience pessimistic about the future of Russia, noting that it was slipping into anarchy and even greater backwardness.

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