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).

Tuesday, January 14, 2020

Moscow Metro, Le Metro de Moscau, Die Moskauer Metro.

Moscow Metro, Le Metro de Moscau, Die Moskauer Metro. Hardcover book published by MP 1978. Text is in Russian and English.

The Sokolniki Station

The Sokolniki Station

Friday, January 10, 2020

Great Leader Chairman Mao will live forever in our hearts (7).

Great Leader Chairman Mao will live forever in our hearts. Paperback booklet published by Joint Publishing Co. (Hongkong Branch) 1976.

Chairman Mao addressing a meeting making the third anniversary of the founding of the Chinese People's Anti-Japanese Military and Political College in Yenan in 1939.

Tuesday, January 7, 2020

Ceskoslovenska mesta (15)

Ceskoslovenska mesta (Czechoslovak Towns) by Jiri Hruza. Hardcover book published by Olympia Praha 1976, 211 pages with black and white and colour photographs.



Thursday, January 2, 2020

Sputnik 11: Digest of Soviet Press, November 1978 (5).

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

Monday, December 30, 2019

China Travel: Guangzhou and Foshan (20)

China Travel: Guangzhou and Foshan.  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.

After liberation, kindergartens were set up by all factories, other enterprises and residential quarters in Guangzhou. The teach children to love the collective and to take part in physical labour and ensure the healthy growth of the children, The Yandun Road Kindergarten, Dohnshan District.

The Guangzhou Children's Palace is a centre for extra curricular education. Working in co-ordination with the schools, it gives children an education in communist ideology and organizes their cultural, athletic, scientific and technological activities, thus promoting their all-round moral, itellectual and physical development.

Tuesday, December 24, 2019

Bosnia and Herzegovina (7).

Bosnia and Herzegovina, text by Alojz Benac and Ivan Lovenovic. Hardcover book published by Sour “Svjetlost” Jugoslovenska Revija 1986.

The modern times have brought new rhythms both in life and entertainment. Hence it often happens that modern songs appear which are derived from the country's rich treasury of folk melodies, and which enjoy great popularity among the young.

Friday, December 20, 2019

Crimea: Architecture Monuments (17).

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

The country's largest Young Pioneer Camp, Artek, spreads on the seacoast at the foot of Ayudag

Cosy Yalta streets buried in verdure are built up with small houses decorated with balconies and loggias, turrets and porches

High rise buildings of the Tauris and Pobeda sanatoriums are executed in laconic and expansive modern forms