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, December 28, 2011

Along the Yellow River.

Along the Yellow River.  Paperback book published by Foreign Languages Press Peking 1975. (This album is made based on pictures and texts which appeared in China Pictorial between June 1973 and May 1974, with some editorial changes.) Text is in English.

School-leavers from the cities form a new work-force on a state farm.

Thursday, December 22, 2011

Hradec Kralove (3).

Hradec Kralove, fotografie Zdenek Menec.  Hardcover book published 1982.  Text is in Czech.

Most Antonina Zapotockeho, v pozadi mestska pamatkova rezervace.

Sidliste Labska I.

Krizovatka a podchod na Dukelske tride.

Krizovatka u Koruny.

Sunday, December 18, 2011

Pyongyang (8).

Pyongyang.  Hardcover book published by Foreign Languages Publishing House Pyongyang, DPRK 1980.  Text is in English.

Kid “masters”

The great leader President Kim Il Sung with schoolgirls

The Mangyongdae Revolution School

Students at the school grow as competent successors to the revolution

A group member has a rehearsal of piano under the teacher

The hour of “building houses”

The hour of Korean language

The counting

Monday, December 12, 2011

Deutsche Demokratische Republik (2).

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.

“Black-Pump” – Europe’s biggest lignite combin under construction

“Black-Pump” – Europe’s biggest lignite combin under construction

“Black-Pump” – Europe’s biggest lignite combin under construction

Wednesday, December 7, 2011

Chinese Martial Arts (2).

Chinese Martial Arts.  Paperback published by Zhaohua Publishing House, Beijing, 1982.  All text is in English.

A barehand fight is always done on an attack-defend-counterattack pattern.

A sword duel.

Sunday, December 4, 2011

Moscow Metro Photoguide (3)

Moscow Metro Photoguide, written and compiled by Valentin Berezin, photos by Alexander Terziyev.  Hardcover published by Planeta Publishers 1986.  Text is in English.