"Goodbye Lenin" Essays and Research Papers

  • Goodbye, Columbus

    Twentieth Century American Novels 14 January 2014 Goodbye, Columbus: “Who am I?” "Who am I?" This is a question everyone asks themselves...

    American Jews, Goodbye, Columbus, Novella 1660 Words | 5 Pages

  • The Long Goodbye Summary

    Senor Maioranos ("Mr. Better-years"), who is Terry Lennox in disguise. He and Marlowe talk, but the old affection is gone. As Marlowe said of Linda Loring's...

    Hardboiled, Marriage, Novel 1165 Words | 4 Pages

  • Lenin And Robespierre

    struggle. From the crowd leaders emerge, the intelligent, the most powerful, and the ones who can get the job done. In two of history's more renowned...

    Communism, French Revolution, Karl Marx 1030 Words | 3 Pages

  • Vladimir Lenin; Contemporary Prince

    capable of taking power and controlling it in such a form as Machiavelli prescribed it. Vladimir Ilich Lenin was this man, he became the first...

    Communism, Communist state, Joseph Stalin 911 Words | 3 Pages

  • Lenin - Stalin Comparison

    Churchill "Stalin is the Lenin of today," said a popular propaganda slogan of the thirties and the forties. The situation has changed...

    Great Purge, Joseph Stalin, Leon Trotsky 1463 Words | 4 Pages

  • Significance of Vladimir Lenin

    what the world would be like if he had not been there. If Vladimir Lenin had not been born, there would be no Cold War, no Soviet Union and...

    Communism, Karl Marx, Marxism 1160 Words | 3 Pages

  • Five Questions for Vladimir Lenin

    Vladimir Ilyich Lenin The most dedicated leader of the revolution, and future leader of the Bolshevik Party in Russia, was Vladimir Ilyich...

    Communism, Leon Trotsky, Marxism 2170 Words | 6 Pages

  • The Life and Impact of Vladimir Lenin Essay

    Vladimir Ilyich Lenin was an impactful political leader in Russia during the twentieth century. He was a famous figure and left a huge impact...

    Bolshevik, February Revolution, Leon Trotsky 1187 Words | 3 Pages

  • How Successful Was Lenin as a Leader

    How Successful was Lenin as A leader? In order to access whether Lenin was a successful leader it is important to note four...

    Bolshevik, Communism, Communist state 1523 Words | 4 Pages

  • Goodbye Mr. Chips

    James Hilton's novel Goodbye, Mr. Chips is the story of an English schoolmaster who dedicated his entire adult life teaching young boys. He...

    Education, Goodbye, Mr. Chips, James Hilton 1363 Words | 4 Pages

  • Assess the Role of Lenin in the Success of the Bolshevik Revolutuion

    Essay 1: 1. Assess the role of Lenin in the success of the Bolshevik revolution. Lenin’s political role in the success of the 1917...

    Bolshevik, Menshevik, October Revolution 2030 Words | 6 Pages

  • History Essay- to what extent did Lenin honour his promises

    extent did Lenin honor his promises? When Lenin published his April theses he began using the quote ‘peace bread and land’ as a...

    Bolshevik, Leon Trotsky, Marxism 1222 Words | 3 Pages

  • To what extent was Lenin crucial to the Bolshevik seizure of power in October 1917?

    To what extent was Lenin crucial to the Bolshevik seizure of power in October 1917? On 24th October 1917 the Lenin and the...

    Bolshevik, February Revolution, Menshevik 1197 Words | 3 Pages

  • To What Extent Did Lenin Establish Communism in Russia Fro 1920-1924?

    extent did Lenin establish Communism in Russia from 1920-1924? From an early age, Lenin opposed the Romanov autocratic regime,...

    Communism, Marxism, October Revolution 955 Words | 3 Pages

  • How successful was Lenin in solving the Problems he faced?

    Mr. Wade 28/01/14 How successful was Lenin (1917-1924) in solving the problems he faced? With the October revolution in 1917,...

    Bolshevik, Leon Trotsky, October Revolution 1403 Words | 4 Pages

  • How Did Lenin and Stalin Transform He Society and Economy of the Ussr?

    How did Lenin and Stalin transform the society and economy of the USSR? After the devastation of World War I, the Revolution, and Civil War,...

    Communism, Great Purge, Joseph Stalin 1419 Words | 4 Pages

  • Neil Simon

    month after Joan's death, Neil remarried, causing doubt about the healthiness of the relationship before Joan's demise. He wed actress Marsha Mason, who...

    Lost in Yonkers, Marsha Mason, Neil Simon 1520 Words | 4 Pages

  • Factors Enabling Lenin and Bolsheviks to Seize Power: Failures of the Provisional Goverment

    Using the four sources and your own knowledge, assess the view that the failures of the Provisional Government were the main factors in enabling...

    Bolshevik, Leon Trotsky, October Revolution 1900 Words | 5 Pages

  • Compare and contrast the economic policies of Lenin and Stalin and evaluate their success.

    contrast the economic policies of Lenin and Stalin and evaluate their success. Comparing Lenin and Stalin one finds that both...

    Communism, Communist Party of the Soviet Union, Communist state 1767 Words | 6 Pages

  • "Did Lenin Lead to Stalin?" Examine the Elements of Change and Continuity Within Soviet Russia 1917-1941.

    Vladimir Lenin and was one of the pivotal moments of the 20th Century. The ramifications of the event, and the subsequent establishment of the...

    Communism, Communist state, Leon Trotsky 1369 Words | 4 Pages

  • Compare and Contrast the Role of Lenin and Trotsky in Establishing and Contributing to the Communist State in Russia From 1917-1924

    Lenin and Trotsky had both been able to contribute to the establishment and consolidation of a communist state in Russia 1917-24. In the...

    Communism, Leon Trotsky, Marxism 781 Words | 3 Pages

  • Was Lenin More Significant for His Actions in 1917 or for His Subsequent Actions from 1918 to 1924?

    Was Lenin more significant for his actions in 1917 or for his subsequent actions from 1918 to 1924? Lenin was a Russian...

    Bolshevik, February Revolution, Menshevik 1351 Words | 4 Pages

  • "The Cather in the Rye": Summary Chapters 1-8

    three others. At Pencey, he has failed four out of five of his classes and has received notice that he is being expelled, but he is not scheduled to return...

    Ash Wednesday, Brain tumor, Education 430 Words | 2 Pages

  • Explain the Arguments of Both Schmitt and of Lenin Against Liberal Democracy of the Late 19th Century.

    been, a total state. (Schmitt, Carl, «Strong State and Sound Economy: An Address to Business Leaders», in Carl Schmitt and Authoritarian Liberalism,...

    Communism, Liberal democracy, Marxism 1344 Words | 4 Pages

  • Goodbye Lenin-The nostalgia for the red state

     Goodbye Lenin-The nostalgia for the red state The German unification was formally completed on the third of October in...

    Cold War, Communism, Communist state 1389 Words | 4 Pages

  • How Significant Were the Personalities of the Contenders to Succeed Lenin in Accounting for Stalin’s Defeat of His Opponents in the Years 1924-29?

    How significant were the personalities of the contenders to succeed Lenin in accounting for Stalin’s defeat of his opponents in the years...

    Grigory Zinoviev, Joseph Stalin, Lenin's Testament 1220 Words | 4 Pages

  • Lenin had a greater impact on Russia’s economy and society than any other Ruler. How far do you agree with this view of the period from 1855 to 1964?

    Lenin had a greater impact on Russia’s economy and society than any other Ruler. How far do you agree with this view of the period from 1855...

    Alexander II of Russia, Alexander III of Russia, Joseph Stalin 2039 Words | 5 Pages

  • How significant were the personalities of the contenders to succeed Lenin in accounting for Stalin’s defeat of his opponents in the years 1924-29?

    How significant were the personalities of the contenders to succeed Lenin in accounting for Stalin’s defeat of his opponents in the years...

    Bolshevik, Grigory Zinoviev, Joseph Stalin 1061 Words | 3 Pages

  • “Stalin Won Because Trotsky Lacked a Power Base”: How Far Does This Statement Explain Why Stalin, Rather Than Trotsky, Succeeded Lenin as Leader of the Soviet State?

    “Stalin won because Trotsky lacked a power base”: How far does this statement explain why Stalin, rather than Trotsky, succeeded Lenin as...

    Bolshevik, Communism, Joseph Stalin 2242 Words | 6 Pages

  • How far did Stalin's social policies change the lives of women and children in the years to 1945

    also argued that his policies were no similar to previous social legislation under the Tsar and Lenin. Consequently the extent of change and...

    Education, Higher education, Marxism 1830 Words | 5 Pages

  • How Far Has the Importance of Trotsky in Creating Political Change in Russia in 1917 Been Exaggerated?

    prompting the Storming of the Winter Palace. We know that it was Lenin, who came all the way from Finland to Petrograd, spending a whole night...

    Bolshevik, Menshevik, October Revolution 2026 Words | 5 Pages

  • Why Did Stalin Come to Power and Not Trotsky

    History Essay: Why Stalin Not Trotsky Stalin’s race to become the all mighty ruler fully started after Lenin died of a stroke on the 21st of...

    Grigory Zinoviev, Joseph Stalin, Leon Trotsky 1354 Words | 4 Pages

  • Lenin a Red Tsar?

    Lenin, a Red Tsar? It is widely accepted that Lenin was to be the next Tsar of the time, The Red Tsar in fact. With his views...

    Communism, Karl Marx, Leon Trotsky 865 Words | 2 Pages

  • How Far Had the Bolsheviks Created a 'Totalitarian State' by 1924?

    A totalitarian state, is a where the central government of a state does not tolerate any parties with opposing views and exercises complete dictatorial rule...

    Bolshevik, Communism, Leon Trotsky 1060 Words | 3 Pages

  • Stalin's Corruption

    to work off of. Stalin taking advantage of Communism's novelty is shown when he simplified (or, perhaps more accurately, simply lied about) the words...

    Communism, Joseph Stalin, Leon Trotsky 1558 Words | 5 Pages

  • How Accurate Is It to Say That Lenin’s Leadership Was the Most Important Reason for the Bolshevik’s Success in the Revolution of November 1917?

    was a brilliant orator so the Bolsheviks were well led. At the Central Committee meeting on the 23rd October 1917, Lenin forced through an...

    Bolshevik, Leon Trotsky, Marxism 1397 Words | 4 Pages

  • Stalin's Rise to Power

    manipulate situations and the failure of others to prevent him from taking power, especially Leon Trotsky. Stalin ruled the USSR from 1929 until his death in...

    Great Purge, Grigory Zinoviev, Joseph Stalin 1194 Words | 3 Pages

  • To What Extent Did Stalin’s Rule Mar the Key Turning Point in Russia’s Political Development 1856-1953?

    and the overthrow of the Provisional Government. However one of the most key of these is the period 1916-1917 during which Russia lost its Tsar, gained a...

    Bolshevik, Leon Trotsky, Marxism 1037 Words | 3 Pages

  • “Left Wing Single Party States Achieve Power as the Result of a Revolutionary Process Against Tradition.” Does This Adequately Explain How Any One Single Party State That You Have Studied Acquired Power?

    1905 with the October Manifesto, but in 1917 with the help of the April Theses written by Lenin, the Russian Revolution against tradition was...

    Communism, History of Russia, October Revolution 1689 Words | 4 Pages

  • Trade Unions

    and growth in capitalism. Capitalism is characterised by exploitation of workers, low wages inequality, this ideology is seen as beneficial to the economy....

    Capitalism, Communism, Karl Marx 2224 Words | 7 Pages

  • Lenin's Power Essay

    Lenin was able to consolidate his power because of the weakness of his opponents. Find evidence to support or refute this statement. Chloe...

    Communism, Leon Trotsky, October Revolution 1209 Words | 3 Pages

  • Lenin's achievements

    Source A: Lenin was a great leader yet the most humble of men. For his achievements in the October revolution, in defending the foreign...

    Communism, Leon Trotsky, Marxism 807 Words | 3 Pages

  • Stalin the Myth Surrounding Stalin

    Assignment 03 Part 1 Stalin What does this source tell us about the creation of myth surrounding Stalin? Krushchev on Stalin He argues that...

    Great Purge, Joseph Stalin, Leninism 600 Words | 3 Pages

  • Stalin's Achievement of Total Power in the Ussr

    Lenin’s funeral day Stalin had given the wrong date to Trotsky which meant that Trotsky never turned up. Stalin took great advantage of the...

    Bolshevik, Grigory Zinoviev, Joseph Stalin 911 Words | 3 Pages

  • Why Was Stalin, and Not One of His Rivals, Successful in the Struggle for Power 1924-9?

    Why Was Stalin, and Not One of his Rivals, Successful in the Struggle for Power 1924-9? When Lenin died in 1924, the position was opened up...

    Communism, Grigory Zinoviev, Joseph Stalin 1094 Words | 3 Pages

  • The Power Struggle - Russia 1924 History Essay

    connected with Lenin differently and gained respect from other members of the party and people of the public in different ways, such as their...

    Communism, Joseph Stalin, Leon Trotsky 1457 Words | 4 Pages

  • How Important Was Stalin’s Use of ‘Lenin’s Legacy’ in Explaining His Victory in the Power Struggle in the Years 1924 – 1929?

    to praise the work of Lenin, making out that he was going to carry on Lenin’s work, which gave him extra support from the public, due to the...

    Bolshevik, Grigory Zinoviev, Joseph Stalin 1030 Words | 3 Pages

  • Analyse the Methods Used by One Single Party State Ruler in His Successful Bid for Power

    his legendry use of terror, political manipulation and demanding policies who would stop at nothing to achieve his goals. However, the question of the...

    Bolshevik, Communism, Joseph Stalin 813 Words | 3 Pages

  • Account for Stalin’s rise to power in the period 1922 to 1929

    FOR STALIN'S RISE TO POWER IN THE PERIOD 1922 TO 1929 INTRODUCTION Stalin's ascent to the leadership of the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics (USSR) was...

    Bolshevik, Grigory Zinoviev, Joseph Stalin 1766 Words | 7 Pages

  • Should mobile phones be banned in schools

    LENIN Lenin was one of the leading political figures and revolutionary thinkers of the 20th century, who masterminded the...

    Joseph Stalin, Leon Trotsky, October Revolution 1109 Words | 3 Pages

  • Leon Trotsky

    political positions. It was these significant political roles that strongly impacted the, not only Russian, but International history as we know it today....

    Bolshevik, Communism, Joseph Stalin 1373 Words | 5 Pages

  • “to What Extent Was the Rise to Power of Stalin Due to Personal Appeal and Ability”?

    of Stalin due to personal appeal and ability”? Lenin died in January 1924 and Stalin emerged to power in 1929. Stalin has been described as a...

    Bolshevik, Communist Party of the Soviet Union, Great Purge 1237 Words | 3 Pages

  • Animal Farm and the Russian Revolution - Essay

    intentions, their communities would have prospered instead of falling and ultimately being destroyed. He died before getting to see the rise of his creation...

    Animal Farm, Communism, George Orwell 881 Words | 3 Pages

  • Leon Trotsky

    caught and questioned. He goes to London to meet up with Lenin, Krupskaya, and other editors of Iskra. Under the pen name Pero ("feather" or...

    Bolshevik, Joseph Stalin, Leon Trotsky 2729 Words | 7 Pages

  • Evaluate the role of Leon Trotsky in Bolshevik success in the period 1917-1924.

    Leon Trotsky played a very significant role in the Bolshevik success in the period 1917-1924. According to A.J Koutsoukis , 'his contributions in the years...

    Leon Trotsky, October Revolution, Petrograd Soviet 2333 Words | 7 Pages

  • How Successful Was the New Economic Policy

    problems created during the Civil War as well as enabling the Army to be fed. However in accordance with Lynch, the policy did not improve Russia’s...

    Communism, Kronstadt rebellion, Leon Trotsky 2626 Words | 7 Pages

  • Stalin - History

    Jewish background marked him as a disloyal outsider among many party members anyway, and his international policy only seemed to confirm that he was not...

    Bolshevik, Joseph Stalin, Leon Trotsky 885 Words | 3 Pages

  • A Comparison of Hitler and Stalin

    leading member of the Bolshevik movement based on Karl Marx and headed by Vladimir Lenin and Leon Trotsky. When Lenin fell ill in...

    Adolf Hitler, Joseph Stalin, Leon Trotsky 1127 Words | 3 Pages

  • 'Everyone Is a Product of Their Times'. How Accurate Is This Statement in Regards to Leon Trotsky?

    Russians residing in London, including Martov and Lenin, and he escaped to join them. Arriving in 1902, Trotsky established a strong...

    Bolshevik, Communism, Leon Trotsky 969 Words | 3 Pages

  • How Did Stalin's Cunning Bring Him to Power in 1929

    study of Stalin's actions from when Lenin died right up to when he came to power in 1929. It also includes how Stalin outmanoeuvred his...

    Communism, Communist state, Joseph Stalin 2032 Words | 6 Pages

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