First published in 1941 in the book: Dokumenty o geroicheskoi oborone Petrograda v 1919 godu (Documents on the Heroic Defence of Petrograd in 1919).
Printed from the original.
Source: Lenin Collected Works, Progress Publishers, 1975, Moscow, Volume 44, page 307a.
Translated: Clemens Dutt
Transcription\Markup: R. Cymbala
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1. XI. 1919
The entire military and political situation requires the speedy concentration of very great forces near Petrograd, in order to crush Yudenich once and for all. I advise that this be implemented through the Commander-in-Chief or through the Politbureau.