The Journal of Libertarian Studies

A
A
Home | Mises Library | War Communism to NEP: The Road From Serfdom

War Communism to NEP: The Road From Serfdom

  • The Journal of Libertarian Studies
0 Views

Tags War and Foreign PolicyWorld HistoryOther Schools of Thought

07/30/2014Sheldon L. Richman

In March 1921, V. I. Lenin, ruler of revolutionary Russia, stood before the Tenth Congress of the Bolshevik Party and dramatically admitted that something had gone awry with the Revolution. The new policy he unveiled that day admitted not only that the Bolsheviks had failed to ignite a world- wide socialist takeover, but that the revolution they did ignite had brought Russia to the "very edge of the abyss."

Volume 5, Number 1 (1981)

Follow Mises Institute

Cite This Article

Richman, Sheldon L. "War Communism to NEP: The Road From Serfdom." Journal of Libertarian Studies 5, No.1 (1981): 89–97.