London: Frederick Muller Ltd, 1942. 117p., publisher's ads, first edition 7.25 x 5 inch wraps decorated in colors, with overlapping (or 'clerical') edges, which have gotten edgeworn. Cover has a shadow where an old label was successfully removed, there is very light dust-soiling.
Author was a professor of economics in England. "He lived in Russia for five years.. For years he has had a great faith in the Red Army, and therefore has not been taken by surprise by its effective resistance.."