Written: Written on February 23, 1918
Published: First published in 1924 in the book by V. A. Antonov-Ovseyenko, Zapiski o grazhdanskoi voine (Notes on the Civil War), Vol. I. Printed from the telegraph form text.
Source: Lenin Collected Works, Progress Publishers, 1971, Moscow, Volume 36, page 482.
Translated: Andrew Rothstein
Transcription\Markup: R. Cymbala
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Urgent. To People’s Commissar Antonov,
wherever he may be
Take Rostov today at all costs.