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When the World Shook

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Reed followed many of the prominent Bolshevik leaders, especially Grigory Zinoviev and Karl Radek, closely during his time in Russia/5(K). “The ‘cartoons that shook the world’ have polarized opinions and values in a war of words waged around the globe.

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On the other side of the world, it was a little book called the Communist Manifesto that had a similar impact on the international scene. Written in by Karl.