The Third Wave?

Burnham, James
August 1975
National Review;8/1/1975, Vol. 27 Issue 29, p817
Discusses the growth pattern of the Communist enterprise in the Soviet Union. Historical starting point of the Communist enterprise; Victory of Vladimir Lenin's Bolshevik faction in the 1903 conference of the Russian Social Democratic Labor Party; Preparatory phase of recruitment, indoctrination and training of Communist cadres in the period 1903-1917.


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