The Constituent Assembly and the outbreak of the Civil War




6m 50s
In this discussion we look at the election of a constituent assembly and the threat it posed to the Bolsheviks. We then consider the way Lenin dissolved the assembly and the subsequent outbreak of an anti-Bolshevik civil war. Content covers: Elections for the Constituent Assembly. The meeting of the Constituent Assembly and its immediate dissolution. Reasons for the outbreak of civil war. Combatants in the civil war.


George Harrison

Dr Mark Hurst

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