By Barbara C. Allen

In Alexander Shlyapnikov, 1885-1937: lifetime of an outdated Bolshevik, Barbara Allen recounts the political formation and positions of Russian Communist and exchange unionist, Alexander Shlyapnikov. As chief of the Workers’ competition (1919–21), Shlyapnikov known as for exchange unions to grasp workers’ mastery over the economic climate. regardless of defeat, he endured to recommend designated perspectives at the Soviet socialist venture that offer a counterpoint to Stalin’s imaginative and prescient. Arrested in the course of the nice Terror, he refused to admit to fees he suggestion illogical and unsupported through proof. in contrast to the normal ancient and literary depiction of the previous Bolshevik, Shlyapnikov contested Stalin's and the NKVD's build of the proper social gathering member. Allen carried out vast study in records of the Soviet Communist social gathering and mystery police.

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In Western Europe, however, he took a path that diverged from that of many other radicalised Russian workers. Life and work there gave him the opportunity to observe foreign trade unions’ methods of organisation. Acquisition of fluent French and proficiency in German and English facilitated his education in Western-European labour organising and radical socialism, exposing him to a richer heritage of European socialist thought and practice than that available to Tomsky or Kanatchikov, not to speak of the much younger Yezhov, who did not learn foreign languages.

44 Smith 2002, pp. 100–1. From The Old Belief To Socialism 31 ­ ropagandise amongst workers. Through them, Shlyapnikov organised sd cirp cles at factories throughout Murom. Yanchevskaya, described by him later as a ‘sentimental idealistic populist’, lent him books and copied illegal literature using the hectograph of the Murom railroad administration where she worked. 46 After leaving the Torsk factory in July 1903 for a more demanding, higherpaying job at the Valenkov machine-building factory, Shlyapnikov contacted a workers’ group there which had established ties to Moscow and Nizhny Novgorod sd groups and to Murom intelligenty.

32. Kollontai’s personal fond 134 in rgaspi contains her handwritten diary entries about her relationship with Shliapnikov. A few letters from her to him are in the Shliapnikov family collection. From the late 1940s to her 1952 death, Kollontai prepared typed memoirs of her life, which were published in 2001 and 2004. 11 Clements 1979, p. 66; Futrell 1963, p. 106. 42 CHAPTER 2 engaging her in debate.  from a novel’. 12 At the time, Kollontai was ending her two-year affair with the Menshevik agrarian specialist, Peter Maslov, who was married with five children.

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