Anarchist Portraits

Anarchist Portraits

by Paul Avrich
     
 

ISBN-10: 0691006091

ISBN-13: 9780691006093

Pub. Date: 02/01/1990

Publisher: Princeton University Press

From the celebrated Russian intellectuals Michael Bakunin and Peter Kropotkin to the little-known Australian bootmaker and radical speaker J. W. Fleming, this book probes the lives and personalities of representative anarchists.

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From the celebrated Russian intellectuals Michael Bakunin and Peter Kropotkin to the little-known Australian bootmaker and radical speaker J. W. Fleming, this book probes the lives and personalities of representative anarchists.

Product Details

ISBN-13:
9780691006093
Publisher:
Princeton University Press
Publication date:
02/01/1990
Edition description:
New Edition
Pages:
336
Product dimensions:
6.04(w) x 9.08(h) x 0.87(d)

Table of Contents

List of Illustrationsix
Prefacexi
Part IRussia
1The Legacy of Bakunin5
2Bakunin and the United States16
3Bakunin and Nechaev32
4Kropotkin's Ethical Anarchism53
5Kropotkin in America79
6Stormy Petrel: Anatoli Zhelezniakov107
7Nestor Makhno: The Man and the Myth111
8V. M. Eikhenbaum (Volin): The Man and His Book125
Part IIAmerica
9Proudhon and America137
10Benjamin Tucker and His Daughter144
11C. W. Mowbray: A British Anarchist in America153
12Sacco and Vanzetti: The Italian Anarchist Background162
13Jewish Anarchism in the United States176
14Alexander Berkman: A Sketch200
15Ricardo Flores Magon in Prison208
16Mollie Steimer: An Anarchist Life214
Part IIIEurope and the World
17The Paris Commune and Its Legacy229
18Paul Brousse: The Possibilist Anarchist240
19The Martyrdom of Gustav Landauer247
20Brazilian Anarchists255
21An Australian Anarchist: J. W. Fleming260
Notes269
Index303

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