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- Put communist theories into
Aims of War Communism?
practice by redistributing wealth
- Help with the Civil War by keeping towns and the Red Army
supplied with food and weapons
Did War Communism Fail?
Yes and no: although it did win them the civil war and caused
much hardship…

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Using How did Lenin pass his laws now?
The Congress of Soviets to pass his laws (as they were majority
Bolshevik)
How did the Cheka maintain this control?
Beating, hanging and shooting of opponents or even just suspects
How long did democracy last in Russia?
Less than 24hours, the Socialist…

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- Nationalism (state control of means of production - mines, factories, workshops, railways etc)

What communist theories were out into practice in War
Communism?
- Private Trading Banned - shut down all private shops and businesses
- Compulsory labour for citizens
- Rationing of food
- Grain requisitioned from peasants…

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What did the Bolsheviks do to stop the whites?
Trotsky quickly created a new Red Army of over 300,000 men
What did the NEP change?
- End to requisitioning (peasants could sell their surplus)
- Small industries returned to private ownership, private trading allowed
- Compulsory labour stopped
- Regular…

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Czech What happened in March 1918?
Legion (Whites) seized control of large sections of the Trans-
Siberian Railway
What happened soon after March 1918?
Three separate White armies were marching on
Bolshevik-controlled Western Russia
What happened to the Whites towards the end of 1919?
Admiral Kolchaks forces were destroyed and…

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Page 1

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Page 2

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- Put communist theories into
Aims of War Communism?
practice by redistributing wealth
- Help with the Civil War by keeping towns and the Red Army
supplied with food and weapons
Did War Communism Fail?
Yes and no: although it did win them the civil war and caused
much hardship…

Page 3

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Page 4

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Using How did Lenin pass his laws now?
The Congress of Soviets to pass his laws (as they were majority
Bolshevik)
How did the Cheka maintain this control?
Beating, hanging and shooting of opponents or even just suspects
How long did democracy last in Russia?
Less than 24hours, the Socialist…

Page 5

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Page 6

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- Nationalism (state control of means of production - mines, factories, workshops, railways etc)

What communist theories were out into practice in War
Communism?
- Private Trading Banned - shut down all private shops and businesses
- Compulsory labour for citizens
- Rationing of food
- Grain requisitioned from peasants…

Page 7

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Page 8

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What did the Bolsheviks do to stop the whites?
Trotsky quickly created a new Red Army of over 300,000 men
What did the NEP change?
- End to requisitioning (peasants could sell their surplus)
- Small industries returned to private ownership, private trading allowed
- Compulsory labour stopped
- Regular…

Page 9

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Page 10

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Czech What happened in March 1918?
Legion (Whites) seized control of large sections of the Trans-
Siberian Railway
What happened soon after March 1918?
Three separate White armies were marching on
Bolshevik-controlled Western Russia
What happened to the Whites towards the end of 1919?
Admiral Kolchaks forces were destroyed and…

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