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The State and Revolution
French edition, 1970
AuthorVladimir Lenin
Original titleГосударство и революция
CountryRussian Republic
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The State and the Revolution: The Marxist Doctrine of the State and the Tasks of the Proletariat in the Revolution (1917) is a book by Vladimir Lenin describing the role of the state in society, the necessity of proletarian revolution, and the theoretic inadequacies of social democracy in achieving revolution to establish the dictatorship of the proletariat.

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