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Lenin, Vladimir (1870–1924)

  • By: Anup Mukherjee
  • In: Encyclopedia of Leadership
  • Edited by: George R. Goethals, Georgia J. Sorenson & James MacGregor Burns
  • Subject:Leadership

Leader of the 1917 Russian Revolution

Among the world's great revolutionary leaders, Lenin is recognized for his efforts to put Marxism into practice and for creating the Union of Soviet Socialist Republics, which survived for over seventy years. He was diligent, passionate, ...

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