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, September 29, 2019

Great Leader Chairman Mao will live forever in our hearts (5).

Great Leader Chairman Mao will live forever in our hearts. Paperback booklet published by Joint Publishing Co. (Hongkong Branch) 1976.

 Comrade Mao Tsetung in his youth.

Comrade Mao Tsetung in Changsha in 1919.

Friday, September 27, 2019

Podomju Latvija (Soviet Latvia) (20)

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

Stanislavs Livmanis, Honoured Agricultural Worker, Hero of Socialist Labour, deputy of the USSR Supreme Soviet.

Instruction of milking operators at Priekuli secondary technical school.

Sunday, September 22, 2019

Ceskoslovenska mesta (13)

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



Tuesday, September 17, 2019

Bosnia and Herzegovina (5).

Bosnia and Herzegovina, text by Alojz Benac and Ivan Lovenovic. Hardcover book published by Sour “Svjetlost” Jugoslovenska Revija 1986.

The modern times have brought new rhythms both in life and entertainment. Hence it often happens that modern songs appear which are derived from the country's rich treasury of folk melodies, and which enjoy great popularity among the young.

Sunday, September 15, 2019

Mockba Moscow Moscou Moskau Moscu (16)

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

Kalinin Street and Lenin State Library (new building)

Tuesday, September 10, 2019

China Travel: Guangzhou and Foshan (18)

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.

Emulate the Dazhai spirit in energetically building socialism cadres and commune members working shoulder to shoulder to reclaim farmland on an old river bed.

Follow the example of the people of Dazhai in changing mountains and rivers – construction work at the Chongkou Aqueduct, part of the the Tangliao Water Diversion Project on the Liuxi River.

Monday, September 2, 2019

Viet-Nam (21)

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.