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Prison memoirs of an anarchist

Alexander Berkman

Prison memoirs of an anarchist

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Published by C.W. Daniel in London .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Berkman, Alexander, 1870-1936.,
    • State Penitentiary for the Western District of Pennsylvania.,
    • Anarchists -- United States -- Biography.,
    • Prisoners -- United States -- Biography.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementby Alexander Berkman ; with an introduction by Edward Carpenter.
      ContributionsPaul Avrich Collection (Library of Congress)
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHX844.B47 A3 1926
      The Physical Object
      Pagination[12], 512 p., [7] leaves of plates :
      Number of Pages512
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL2075365M
      LC Control Number88107444

      List of memoirs of political prisoners with a period of political imprisonment; and includes some in which imprisonment forms a major part of the book. Henri Alleg, author of The Question. New York: George Braziller. (theme: denunciation of torture in French colonial Algeria) Alexander Berkman, author of Prison Memoirs of an Anarchist.


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