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  • Published: 3 January 2017
  • ISBN: 9780241261170
  • Imprint: Penguin Classics
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 368
  • RRP: $24.00

Ten Days That Shook The World

Penguin Pocket Classics




This electrifying eyewitness account of the Russian Revolution, written by an American journalist in St Petersburg as the Bolsheviks seized power in 1917, is an unsurpassed record of history in the making.

'It flashed upon me suddenly: they were going to shoot me!'
This electrifying eyewitness account of the Russian Revolution, written by an American journalist in St Petersburg as the Bolsheviks seized power in 1917, is an unsurpassed record of history in the making.

  • Pub date: 3 January 2017
  • ISBN: 9780241261170
  • Imprint: Penguin Classics
  • Format: Paperback
  • Pages: 368
  • RRP: $24.00

About the Author

John Reed

John Reed is the author of the novels A Still Small Voice (Delta, 2001), Snowball’s Chance (Roof Books, 2002), and The Whole (MTV Press, 2005), as well as a play adapted from the works of William Shakespeare, All the World’s A Grave (Plume, 2008).


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