Lenin’s Electoral Strategy from Marx and Engels through the Revolution of 1905

The Ballot, the Streets—or Both

  • Authors
  • August H. Nimtz

Table of contents

  1. Front Matter
    Pages i-xvi
  2. August H. Nimtz
    Pages 1-42
  3. August H. Nimtz
    Pages 43-82
  4. August H. Nimtz
    Pages 83-126
  5. August H. Nimtz
    Pages 127-169
  6. Back Matter
    Pages 171-225

About this book


This book explores the time in which Lenin initiated his use of the electorate, beginning with the Marxist roots of his politics, from his leadership of Russian Social Democratic Labor Party in the First and Second State Dumas to Russia's first experiment in representative democracy from 1906 to 1907.


democracy Friedrich Engels Karl Marx Lenin politics representative democracy revolution

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