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).

Saturday, April 22, 2017

The Blue Adriatic (10)

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

Rijeka, Croatia

Wednesday, April 19, 2017

Deutsche Demokratische Republik (38)

Deutsche Demokratische Republik.  Hardcover book published by Sachsenverlag Dresden 1959.  All text is in German.  There is a booklet with Russian, English, French and Spanish translations.

Scenes of the outstanding DEFA film “Ernst Thaelmann”

Wednesday, April 12, 2017

Soviet Siberia (21)

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.

Only the very old still remember the smoky rough dwellings of animal skins. The electric train has come to replace the deer and dog team.

Friday, April 7, 2017

Mockba Moscow Moscou Moskau Moscu (6)

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

Moskva Outdoor Swimming-Pool on the Kropotkinskaya Embankment

Krymsky Bridge across the Moskva River with the Frunzenskaya Embankment (right)

Sunday, April 2, 2017

The Grand Canal: An Odyssey (8)

The Grand Canal: An Odyssey. Hardcover book published by Foreign Languages Press 1987, 197 pages.

Hangzhou. Terminal of the Grand Canal.

Monday, March 27, 2017

Ceskoslovenska mesta (1)

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




Sunday, March 12, 2017

China Travel: Guangzhou and Foshan (5).

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.

The whole nation should learn from the People's Liberation Army and the Liberation Army should learn from the whole people”. A fighter on one of the P.L.A Guangzhou units giving extra curricular coaching to pupils of the Hot Springs Primary School.