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).

Monday, December 15, 2014

Olympic Moscow (24)

Olympic Moscow, compiled by B. Bazunov and S. Popov. Hardcover book published by Progress Publishers Moscow 1979. All text is in English.

Moscow day by day

Thursday, December 11, 2014

New China (4)

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

Student campers from Peking Teachers' College sing songs about their happy, new life

Young people go out to collect biological specimens, combining scientific pursuits with recreation

An outing for a group of boys and girls on a hill overlooking the beautiful West Lake in Hangchow

Tuesday, December 9, 2014

Czechoslovakia by Frantisek Rachlik. (18)

Czechoslovakia by Frantisek Rachlik. Hardcover book published by SNTL, Prague 1957. All text is in English.

In the name of Life and Joy and Beauty 
Stanislav K. Neumann

Friday, December 5, 2014

This is Poland (12)

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.

Control centre of the Polish-built Paras power plant, India

The Plant is fully automated

Central control room

The complicated production process can only be followed on the control board

Saturday, November 29, 2014

Red Detachment of Women – A Modern Revolutionary Ballet: Revised collectively by the China Ballet Troupe (May 1970 script).

Red Detachment of Women – A Modern Revolutionary Ballet: Revised collectively by the China Ballet Troupe (May 1970 script). Hardcover book published by the Foreign Lanuages Press Peking 1972, 169 pages with black and white and colour photographs. Text is in English.

The tyrant of the South Despotic landlord, commander of counter-revolutionary “civil guards”

Lao Szu The Tyrant's bailiff, head of the “civil guards”

Tuesday, November 25, 2014

Érdekes Kalendárium 1978 (3).

Érdekes Kalendárium 1978. Paperback book/magazine published by Kossuth Könyvkiadó Budapest 1978, 192 pages. All text is in Hungarian.




Saturday, November 22, 2014

Soviet Siberia (9).

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.

Siberia today is a scientific and cultural centre of international importance. Numerous foreign delegations come, and international youth meetings, scientific and cultural conferences have become a firm tradition.