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).

Sunday, December 9, 2018

Podomju Latvija (Soviet Latvia) (16)

Podomju Latvija (Soviet Latvia). Hardcover book published by Riga Avots 1985, 215 pages with colour photographs throughout.

The association of science and producton 'Silava', member of the International Union of forestry Research Organizations is the leading research centre in forestry and timber industry. In 1946 the Forestry Institute of the Latvian SSR Academy of Science was founded. Since 1953 the forest research station 'Kalsnava' has been operating. It has 1 doctor of science, 3 candidates of science and 53 engineers with higher education on its staff

At the Latvian SST Academy of Science Radioastrophysics Observatory the carbon stars are being observed.

Saturday, December 1, 2018

New China (25)

New China. Hardcover book published by Foreign Languages Press 1953, unpaginated with black and white photographs. All text is in English.

A housing development for workers at Hangchow, Chekiang Province. Similar new living quarters for the workers are being built in other parts of China

Reading room of the Hangchow Linen Mill. Chinese workers are eager to learn and take advantage of all the cultural and educational facilities now open to them. Every factory has its own library and reading room


Thursday, November 15, 2018

Soviet Siberia (25)

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, November 7, 2018

Magyarorszag (7)

Magyarorszag. Hardcover book with pictorial boards published by Corvina 1972. All text is in Hungarian.




Saturday, November 3, 2018

Mockba Moscow Moscou Moskau Moscu (13)

Mockba Moscow Moscou Moskau Moscu. Hardcover book published 1963. Text is in Russian, English, French, German and Spanish.

Gorky Street and the State Museum of the Revolution

Monday, October 29, 2018

China Travel: Guangzhou and Foshan (13).

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.

Yuping Peak.

Sunday, October 21, 2018

Viet-Nam (16)

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.