An American Anarchist: The Life of Voltairine de Cleyre

An American Anarchist: The Life of Voltairine de Cleyre


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Product Details

ISBN-13: 9781849352680
Publisher: AK Press
Publication date: 05/08/2018
Edition description: Reprint
Pages: 292
Sales rank: 688,711
Product dimensions: 5.50(w) x 8.40(h) x 0.80(d)
Age Range: 12 Years

About the Author

Paul Avrich (1931–2006) was distinguished Professor of Russian History at Queens College (CUNY). He is the author of e Haymarket Tragedy, Sacco and Vanzetti: The Anarchist Background , and Sasha and Emma: The Anarchist Odyssey of Alexander Berkman and Emma Goldman , among others.

Table of Contents


Foreword, Robert P. Helms



1. Childhood

2. The Making of an Anarchist

3. Philadelphia

4. England and Scotland

5. Pity and Vengeance

6. Anarchism without Adjectives

7. Herman Helcher

8. The Broad Street Riot

9. Chicago

10. Light upon Waldheim




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