A History of Soviet Russia by Georg von Rauch

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Guchkov, resigned. Lvov's second cabinet included Kerensky, this time as Minister of War and the Navy, as well as some other Socialists. Miliukov's note of A p r i l 19 was withdrawn. The Provisional Government, constituted as it was now, supported the demands for peace without annexations and reparations based on the principle of the nations' right of self-determination. It was small comfort to the Allies that the cancellations of the treaties of 1914 and 1915 also meant the withdrawal of Russian demands for the Turkish Straits.

They acted partly from frustration, partly from tactical propaganda considerations. Lenin made short shrift of this trend, advancing the thesis that evolution—^both in nature and history—consists not only of continuous quantitative changes, but also of sudden qualitative changes. Applied to practical politics this meant that the advent of socialism was to be expected not as the result of gradual reforms, but of a sudden turn in events. , , With such a fundamental cleavage in attitudes little could be expected from a temporary rapprochement of the different wings.

But they, too, were aware of its persuasive power. A n d nowhere was it more effective than among the working class. He communicated the irresistible feeling that here was a man of the people, although neither by birth nor occupation could Lenin be called a proletarian, ^ u t even beyond these circles grew"tEeconviction that the millions of the downtrodden and oppressed in the great country of Russia had at last found a spokesman in this thick-set man with the intellectual brow and the diabolic glitter in his eyes; a spokesman who really wanted selflessly to serve their cause and not his own.

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