List of illustrations; Preface; Introduction: the Soviet concept of propaganda; Part I. The Civil War: 1. The press; 2. The struggle for the peasants; 3. Liquidating illiteracy in revolutionary Russia; 4. The Komsomol in the Civil War; 5. The political use of books, films, and posters; Part II. The New Economic Policies: 6. Political education; 7. The literacy campaign; 8. The Komsomol in the 1920s; 9. The golden age of the Soviet cinema; 10. The press and book publishing in the 1920s; COnclusion and epilogue; Notes; Glossary; Bibliography; Index.
Peter Kenez's comprehensive study on the Soviet propaganda system describes how the Bolshevik Party reached the Russian people.