"The study is full of perceptive assessments on the main events, trends and themes of the revolution and is the best introduction to 1905 available." - SEER
About the Author
Abraham Ascher is Distinguished Professor Emeritus, Graduate Center, City University of New York. His recent works include "The Revolution of 1905: Russia in Disarray" (Stanford, 1988), "The Revolution of 1905: Authority Restored" (Stanford, 1992), and "P. A. Stolypin: The Search for Stability in Late Imperial Russia" (Stanford, 2000).