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The cost of the war to Russia.

The cost of the war to Russia.

The vital statistics of European Russia during the World War, 1914-1917 : Social cost of the war

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Published by Yale University Press, H. Milford, Oxford University Press, for the Carnegie endowment for international peace, Division of economics and history in New Haven, London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Soviet Union,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Casualties -- Statistics,
  • World War, 1914-1918 -- Economic aspects -- Soviet Union,
  • Soviet Union -- Population,
  • Soviet Union -- Statistics, Vital,
  • Soviet Union -- Social conditions,
  • Soviet Union -- Economic conditions -- 1917-1945

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Stanislas Kohn ... by Baron Alexander F. Meyendorff.
    GenreStatistics., Statistics, Vital.
    Series[Carnegie endowment for international peace. Division of economics and history. Economic and social history of the world war ... Russian series]
    ContributionsKon, Stanīslav, 1888-1933., Meĭendorf, A. F. baron, 1869-1964.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHC56 .C4 .C6, HB3607 .C4 .C6
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxv, 219 p.
    Number of Pages219
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL20765611M
    LC Control Number32024511
    OCLC/WorldCa2752634

    that interstate war on the borders of an expanding Europe was a thing of the past. But the world quickly moved on. The late Ron Asmus, author of one of the first histories of the Russia-Georgia War, initially titled his book A Little War That Changed the World. By the time of its publication in , Asmus had changed the title to A Little. America's spending at $,,, is roughly one-third of what all of Europe spent on the war (Above data is from table below).This represents an immense shift as America was able to spend such vast quantities on the war, more than any other country in the world, and remained a world economic power after the war ended, while many of the.

    Richard Pipes’ Russia under the Bolshevik Regime takes a different approach. This sequel to the Harvard historian’s The Russian Revolution, completes the trilogy he began some twenty years ago with his Russia under the Old Regime. The book covers the period from the outbreak of the Civil War to the death of Lenin (). Allied Powers. Cost in Dollars in United States. 22,,, Great Britain. 35,,, France. 24,,, Russia. 22,,, Italy.

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