Soon a competition was announced to create a history textbook. Ideological current installation "luminaries" - Bukharin and the Pokrovsky - completely coincided with the perverted views of Engels. Russia - "prison of nations" Minin and Pozharsky - "counter-revolutionaries", Bogdan Khmelnitsky - "a traitor of the Ukrainian people" ... The winner of the competition became the textbook of the Russian historian A. Shestakov. He printed the beginning of the school year. * * * At the unbearable conditions came back from foreign lands Alexei Tolstoy. Like Gorky, Trotskyists could not forgive him for "betrayal of emigration." More and add a new "sin": Back home, the former Earl wrote topical and extremely dynamic story titled "Bread", dedicated to the defense of Tsaritsyn. Underwarr already choked with indignation. The main hero of the story was Stalin ... But, snapping fangs, openly attack the story beware: too harsh was the owner. They waited for the event and clung to play Tolstoy about Peter the Great. The play was staged in the Moscow Art Theater director I. Bersenyev. After the premiere of the author and theater staff has fallen very "truth." Versatile review was titled "Restoration merezhkovschiny".