A sweeping and insightful history of Soviet vacationing and tourism from the Revolution through perestroika.
Club Red Contents Acknowledgments List of Abbreviations Introduction: Vacations, Tourism, and the Paradoxes of Soviet Culture 1. Mending the Human Motor 2. Proletarian Tourism: The Best Form of Rest 3. The Proletarian Tourist in the 1930s: Seeking the Good Life on the Road 4. Restoring Vacations after the War 5. From Treatment to Vacation: The Post-Stalin Consumer Regime 6. Post-proletarian Tourism: The New Soviet Person Takes to the Road 7. The Modernization of Soviet Tourism Conclusion: Soviet Vacations and the Modern World Bibliography Index.
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