Translation: Read books about the defense of the USSR!
Poster Number: PP 356
Artist: Artist Unknown — неизвестный художник
Poster Notes: Titles of books are as follows: “On Guard in the USSR” A. Davidov; “Stalin and the Red Army” K. Voroshilov; “The Red Army is the Sword of the Proletarian Dictatorship” I. Kharitonov; “The Red Army of the Soviet Union” G.Korenev; “Defense of the USSR and Five-Year Plan” M. Kokorin; “Factories and Fields for Defense” I. Volotskoy; “Woman and Defense” L. Malinovskiy; “How the Red Army was Built” M. Korol; “Amidst the Battles for October” L. Vesnik; “The Red Navy in the Civil War “I. Migalovskiy; “Military History of the First Army of Cavalry” L. Kluyev; “The Battle for the Crimea and the Annihilation of Wrangel” A. Buiskiy; “Why We Need to Learn Military Skills” E. Markov.
Media Size: 31.5x24
Poster Type: Lithograph
Printer: GIZ Lithography
Printer Notes: GIZ/Gosizdat (Gosudarstvennoe izdatelstvo RSFSR) was the State Publishing House of the Russian Soviet Federative Socialist Republic. It was formed in Moscow in May 1919 via the merger of the publishing houses of the All-Russian Central Executive Committee, the Moscow Soviet, the Petrograd (St. Petersburg) Soviet, the Moscow Communist, the People's Commissariat of the RSFSR, and a host of others. GIZ became the first major state-controlled publisher formed for the purpose of joining the nation's printing and publishing entities under a single institution. By 1921, 50 local printers and publishers were organized under the GIZ banner.
Publisher: State Publishing House, Moscow-Leningrad
Publishing Date: 1930
Technical Information on Poster: Giz No. 37688; Order 0509; Index G 3
Print Run: 10,000
Glavlit Directory Number: A-59610
Catalog Notes: PP 356 Military b