Peace & the Treaty of Brest-Litovsk

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Source: Marx Memorial Library (MML)

Decree on Peace Oct 25 (Nov 7) 1917 - see other information scan 18Source: Marx Memorial Library (MML)
Reference: PHOTO_SUB_SOVIET_UNION_1917_REVOLUTION+...

NOTE FROM TROTSKY, PEOPLE'S COMMISSAR FOR FOREIGN AFFAIRS, TO THE ALLIED AMBASSADORS IN PETROGRAD ON THE FORMATION OF THE SOVIET GOVERNMENT AND PROPOSING AN ARMISTICE ON ALL FRONTS
21 November 1917
Kluchnikov & Sabanin, ii, p. 91

Herewith I have the honour to inform you, Mr. Ambassador, that on 26 October (8 November) of this year the All-Russian...

BREST-LITOVSK
The Treaty of Brest-Litovsk was the peace treaty signed on March 3, 1918, between the new Bolshevik government of Russia and the Central Powers (Germany, Austria-Hungary, Bulgaria, and Turkey). It ended Russia's participation in World War I. The chief negotiator was initially Trotsky. This treaty was unpopular among many because it gave away too much land...

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Source: MRC

GEORGY TCHITCHERINE

Tchitcherine had supported the 1905 revolution for which he was exiled for many years and lived mainly...

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Reference: V. I Lenin Collected Works Vol. 27, February-July 1918
Source: Marx Memorial Library (MML)

 

10. Brest Litovsk Map from J Wheeler-Bennett Clarendon Press 1940

Source: John Wheeler-Bennett, The Treaty of Brest-Litovsk and Germany's Eastern Policy (Clarendon...