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).

Wednesday, January 18, 2017

Érdekes Kalendárium 1978 (15).

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

Nyari vendegeini












Thursday, January 12, 2017

Soviet Siberia (20)

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 brave venture into the water in the winter time. But young and old love fishing through the ice, and are not to be put off by the severest of frosts.

Sunday, January 8, 2017

Podomju Latvija (Soviet Latvia) (8)

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

Agricultural production in the republic has been fully industrialized. There are agroindustrial unions in all the districts. More than 50 interkolhoz enterprises and organizations as well as 237 cattle breeding complexes are successfully functioning. Only pedigree stick is reared in the state and collective farms.





Thursday, January 5, 2017

New China (18)

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

Jung Kuan-hsiu, peasant delegate, casts her vote at the Chinese People’s Political Consultative Conference, the supreme political body of the nation. Famous as a labour heroine, she is an outstanding representative of our new peasantry which, in the course of the land reform movement, elected its own local governments and local assemblies

Friday, December 30, 2016

Mockba Moscow Moscou Moskau Moscu (4)

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

Mayakovskaya Square and monument to Mayakovsky

Leningrad Prospekt

South-western district of Moscow. Leninsky Prospekt

South-western district of Moscow. Lomonosovsky Prospekt

Krutuzovsky Prospekt near the Hotel Ukraina

Propekt Mira viewed in the direction of the USSR Economic Achievements Exhibition

Sunday, December 25, 2016

Red Detachment of Women – A Modern Revolutionary Ballet: Revised collectively by the China Ballet Troupe (May 1970 script). (9)

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.

A storm rouses the wounded Hung Chang-ching. He rises and glares at the enemies surrounding him.

What does death matter? Communism is the truth! Hung Chang-ching towers over the enemies like an eagle in flight.

On the pyre, Hing Chang-ching shouts revolutionary slogans and dies a martyr's death.

Monday, December 19, 2016

This is Poland (24)

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.

Poland is the fourth largest sugar beet producer in the world

Mysiadlo State Farm – largest production of flowers and vegetables in the country