The White Russian Refugees

  title={The White Russian Refugees},
  author={Tatiana Schaufuss},
  journal={The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science},
  pages={45 - 54}
  • Tatiana Schaufuss
  • Published 1 May 1939
  • History, Political Science
  • The Annals of the American Academy of Political and Social Science
There are three main causes of the White Russian refugee movement: (1) the overthrow of the czarist regime and the establishment of Bolshevist rule in Russia in 1918; (2) the collapse of the Russian White Armies in European Russia in 1919-20 and in Siberia in 1920-22; and (3) the famine of 1921. These causes in themselves determine the groups that composed the bulk of the mass emigration of 1918 to 1922. The governing classes, both civil and military, constituted a fairly large element of it… 

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Traitors in Limbo: Chinese Trials of White Russian Spies, 1937–1948

  • Yun Xia
  • History
    Nationalities Papers
  • 2020
Abstract Following the October Revolution, tens of thousands of White Russians sought refuge in China and became inevitably involved in the escalating Sino-Japanese War (1931–1945). The Japanese