Communist Propaganda of the 20th Century

Communist Propaganda of the 20th Century

propaganda - 'noun', information, especially of a biased or misleading nature, used to promote a political cause or point of view (Compact Oxford Dictionary).

Friday, May 24, 2019

The Blue Adriatic (18)

The Blue Adriatic. Hardcover book published by Spektar, Zagreb (no date). Text is in Croato-Serbian, English, German, Italian and French.

Tucepi, Croatia

Saturday, May 18, 2019

Viet-Nam (19)

Viet-Nam, text by Nikolai Solntsev, photography by Victor Guinsbourg, Albert Lieberman, Evgueni Lomovski. Hardover book published by Editions Paneta Moscou and Editions Van Hoa Hanoi 1986. All text is in French.






Friday, May 10, 2019

China Travel: Guangzhou and Foshan (16)

China Travel: Guangzhou and Foshan, compiled by China International Travel Service, Guangzhou Branch and Editorial Department of the Guangdong People's Publishing House. Paperback book published by Guangdong People's Publishing House 1977, 112 pages. All text is in English.

 Guangzhou Nitrogenous Fertilizer Plant.

Guangzhou Nitrogenous Fertilizer Plant.

Tuesday, May 7, 2019

Crimea: Architecture Monuments (16).

Crimea: Architecture Monuments. Hardcover book published in 1991, 255 pages with colour photographs. Text is in Russian, English and German.



Saturday, April 27, 2019

Soviet Siberia (27)

Soviet Siberia by E. Klenov and G. Paderin. Hardcover book with pictorial boards (no dust jacket) published by Progress Publishers Moscow 1970, unpaginated with colour and black and white photographs.





Wednesday, April 24, 2019

This is Poland (36)

This is Poland. Softcover book published by Interpress Publishers Warsaw 1972, 216 pages with colour and black and white photographs and illustrations. All text is in English.

The department of the Combine produces ammonium saltpeter

Friday, April 19, 2019

Sputnik 11: Digest of Soviet Press, November 1978 (4).

Sputnik 11: Digest of Soviet Press, November 1978. Paperback magazine/booklet published by Novosti Press Agency 1978. All text is in English.


Baltic Sea Fish – the basis of the cooperative's income, which run into millions of roubles and have substantially increased after the opening of its own cannery.

Baltic Sea Fish – the basis of the cooperative's income, which run into millions of roubles and have substantially increased after the opening of its own cannery.

The reception room of Oscar Kuul, the cooperative's chairman.