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The Paris Commune 1871

Pub Date : 2014-06-11 | Author : Robert Tombs | Publisher : Routledge

ISBN 10 : 9781317883852
ISBN 13 : 1317883853

The Paris Commune was the biggest and last popular revolution in western Europe - ending the cycle of revolutions that started in 1789. The Parisians, reeling from defeat in the Fr..


The Paris Commune

Pub Date : 2011 | Author : Donny Gluckstein | Publisher : Haymarket Books

ISBN 10 : 9781608461189
ISBN 13 : 1608461181

In 1871, the workers of Paris took control of the city. When they established the world's first workers' democracy, they found no blueprints or precedents for how to run their city..


Massacre

Pub Date : 2014-12-09 | Author : John Merriman | Publisher : Basic Books

ISBN 10 : 9780465056828
ISBN 13 : 0465056822

The Paris Commune lasted for only 64 days in 1871, but during that short time it gave rise to some of the grandest political dreams of the nineteenth century—before culminating i..


Surmounting The Barricades

Pub Date : 2004-11-12 | Author : Carolyn J. Eichner | Publisher : Indiana University Press

ISBN 10 : 0253111102
ISBN 13 : 9780253111104

This book vividly evokes radical women's integral roles within France's revolutionary civil war known as the Paris Commune. It demonstrates the breadth, depth, and impact of commun..


Writings On The Paris Commune

Pub Date : 2008 | Author : Karl Marx | Publisher : Red & Black Pub

ISBN 10 : 193494128X
ISBN 13 : 9781934941287

The Paris Commune in 1871 played a key role in the development of socialist thought. In the midst of a seige by German troops, the workers of Paris rose in revolt and established t..


Communal Luxury

Pub Date : 2015-04-07 | Author : Kristin Ross | Publisher : Verso Books

ISBN 10 : 9781781688410
ISBN 13 : 1781688419

Reclaiming the legacy of the Paris Commune for the twenty-first century Kristin Ross’s new work on the thought and culture of the Communard uprising of 1871 resonates with the mo..


Voices Of The Paris Commune

Pub Date : 2015-09-02 | Author : Mitchell Abidor | Publisher : PM Press

ISBN 10 : 9781629631820
ISBN 13 : 1629631825

The Paris Commune of 1871, the first instance of a working-class seizure of power, has been subject to countless interpretations: reviled by its enemies as a murderous bacchanalia ..