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Stalin's Failure in China, 1924-1927
Stalin's Failure in China, 1924-1927
By Conrad Brandt
Harvard University Press, 1958, 226 pp
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A brief but most rewarding account and analysis of the abortive Soviet effort to bring about a Communist revolution in China in the 1920s. Of particular interest is the author's treatment of the Stalin-Trotsky dispute on the strategy and tactics to be pursued in a backward area.