Pierre Broué

The History of the Bolshevik Party (CP)
of the USSR

The political struggles in Russia (1921–1929)


Pierre Broué, Le Parti Bolchévique: Histoire du P.C. de l’U.R.S.S., Editions de Minuit, 1971.
Translated by John Archer, 1987.
Transcribed by Martin Fahlgren.
Marked up & editing by D. Walters.
Proof-read by Einde O’Callaghan (September 2011).

The complete English translation by John Archer in raw unedited PDFs, in 4 parts and all chapters:
 Part 1
 Part 2
 Part 3
 Part 4

Chapters 7 through 11 as web pages:

VII. The Crisis of 1921: the Beginnings of the NEP
and the Rise of the Apparatus

VIII. The Crisis of 1923: the Debate on the New Course

IX. The Interregnum and the New Opposition

X. The Struggle of the Unified Opposition

XI. The Right Opposition

Last updated on 9 February 2022