Definitions for war communism
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word war communism
War communism or military communism was the economic and political system that existed in Soviet Russia during the Russian Civil War, from 1918 to 1921. According to Soviet historiography, this policy was adopted by the Bolsheviks with the goal of keeping towns and the Red Army stocked with weapons and with food. The system had to be used because the ongoing war disrupted normal economic mechanisms and relations. "War communism", which began in June 1918, was enforced by the Supreme Economic Council, known as the Vesenkha. It ended on March 21, 1921 with the beginning of the New Economic Policy, which lasted until 1928.
The numerical value of war communism in Chaldean Numerology is: 1
The numerical value of war communism in Pythagorean Numerology is: 9
Images & Illustrations of war communism
Find a translation for the war communism definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these war communism definitions with the community:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"war communism." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2016. Web. 29 May 2016. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/war communism>.