Wilson Center Experts

Viktor G. Bortnevski

Short-Term Grant
Kennan Institute

Expertise:
Russia and Eurasia
;
Russia
Affiliation:
Resarch Professor, Institute of Social Studies, St. Petersburg State University
Wilson Center Project(s):
The White Movement and Administration in the Russian Civil War, 1918-1920
Term:
Jul 01, 1992
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Aug 01, 1992

Project Summary

White administration during the Civil War in Russia, 1917-1920. The origins of the White movement under Generals Kornilov and Alekseev to the collapse of Denikin’s rule in spring 1920. Comparison of the White military rule and the Red dictatorship.