Napoleon and Gorbachev: Part 2, The End of a Socialist Empire

The End of a Socialist Empire by Paul Richards Russian Revolution Ends When I was a student studying and making some history at UC Berkeley in the 1960s, and my father, Harvey Richards (1912-2001), was filming our demonstrations, I asked … Continue reading

Napoleon and Gorbachev: Reflections on the End of a Revolution

Napoleon and Gorbachev: Reflections on the End of a Revolution by Paul Richards Part I: Revolution and ChangeĀ  The two greatest revolutions in western history were the French Revolution and the Russian Revolution. They ended old worlds and started new … Continue reading