Midterm Assignment: Primary Source Analysis

Assignment Overview
The goal of this assignment is to refine your skills in working with primary sources. Choose one of the primary sources assigned during the first half of this semester as the basis for your analysis. Read the source closely and critically. Analyze your chosen source, place it in its historical context, and develop a unique historical argument based on your interpretation of it. Your argument should address how your source helps us understand something specific about the history of the SovietĀ  Union or post-Soviet Russia. There are many different arguments you can make using a primary source. Be creative and have fun!

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