Sacco and Vanzetti by Paul Avrich
Look inside with Google Book Preview
Sacco and Vanzetti
By Paul Avrich

Sacco and Vanzetti

The Anarchist Background

By (author) See other recent books by Paul Avrich
Format: Paperback

Normal Price: $78.00
Your Price: $70.20 AUD, inc. GST
Shipping: $7.95 per order
You Save: $7.80! (10% off normal price)
Plus...earn $3.51 in Boomerang Bucks
Availability: Available Available to Backorder, No Due Date for Supply

Sacco and Vanzetti by Paul Avrich

Book Description

The Sacco-Vanzetti affair is the most famous and controversial case in American legal history. It divided the nation in the 1920s, and it has continued to arouse deep emotions, giving rise to an enormous literature. Few writers, however, have consulted anarchist sources for the wealth of information available there about the movement of which the defendants were a part. Now Paul Avrich, the preeminent American scholar of anarchism, looks at the case from this new and valuable perspective. This book treats a dramatic and hitherto neglected aspect of the cause celebre that raised, according to Edmund Wilson, "almost every fundamental question of our political and social system."

Buy Sacco and Vanzetti book by Paul Avrich from Australia's Online Bookstore, Boomerang Books.

Book Details

ISBN: 9780691026046
ISBN-10: 0691026041
Format: Paperback
(229mm x 152mm x 14mm)
Pages: 280
Imprint: Princeton University Press
Publisher: Princeton University Press
Publish Date: 16-Feb-1996
Country of Publication: United States

Other Editions...

Books By Author Paul Avrich

Sasha and Emma by Paul Avrich Sasha and Emma, Paperback (November 2014)

In 1889 Emma Goldman and Alexander Berkman met in a Lower East Side coffee shop. Over the next fifty years they became fast friends, fleeting lovers, and loyal comrades. This dual biography offers a glimpse into their intertwined lives, the influence of the anarchist movement they shaped, and their unyielding commitment to equality and justice.

» View all books by Paul Avrich


» Have you read this book? We'd like to know what you think about it - write a review about Sacco and Vanzetti book by Paul Avrich and you'll earn 50c in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars (you must be a member - it's free to sign up!)

Write a book review

Boomerang Bucks close

For every $20 you spend on books, you will receive $1 in Boomerang Bucks loyalty dollars. You can use your Boomerang Bucks as a credit towards a future purchase from Boomerang Books. Note that you must be a Member (free to sign up) and that conditions do apply.

Recent books by Paul Avrich close
Russian Anarchists by Paul Avrich
Sasha and Emma by Paul Avrich
Kronstadt, 1921 by Paul Avrich
Modern School Movement by Paul Avrich
Russian Anarchists by Paul Avrich
ABC of Anarchism by Paul Avrich
Modern School Movement by Paul Avrich
Anarchist Voices by Paul Avrich
Anarchist Portraits by Paul Avrich
Haymarket Tragedy by Paul Avrich
Russian Rebels, 1600-1800 by Paul Avrich
God and the State by Paul Avrich
» close