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Avrich, Paul

Overview
Works: 77 works in 420 publications in 11 languages and 14,348 library holdings
Genres: History  Biography  Sources  Interviews  Controversial literature  Documentary films  Nonfiction films  Historical films  Zines 
Roles: Author, Editor, Narrator, Other, Author of introduction
Classifications: HM131, B
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Most widely held works about Paul Avrich
 
Most widely held works by Paul Avrich
The Russian anarchists by Paul Avrich( Book )

58 editions published between 1967 and 2016 in 6 languages and held by 2,015 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Annotated bibliography": pages 259-289
Sasha and Emma : the anarchist odyssey of Alexander Berkman and Emma Goldman by Paul Avrich( )

15 editions published between 2012 and 2014 in English and held by 1,913 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This dual biography offers an unprecedented glimpse into the intertwined lives of Emma Goldman and Alexander Berkman, the lasting influence of the anarchist movement they shaped, and their unyielding commitment to equality and justice
Kronstadt, 1921 by Paul Avrich( Book )

62 editions published between 1970 and 2016 in 10 languages and held by 1,536 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In March 1921 the sailors of Kronstadt, the naval fortress in the Gulf of Finland, rose in revolt against the Bolshevik government, which they themselves had helped into power. Under the slogan of Òfree soviets,'' they established a revolutionary commune that survived for sixteen days, until an army came across the ice to crush it. After a savage struggle, the rebels were subdued. Paul Avrich vividly describes the uprising and examines it in the context of the development of the Soviet state.Originally published in 1991.The Princeton Legacy Library uses the latest print-on-demand technology to again make available previously out-of-print books from the distinguished backlist of Princeton University Press. These paperback editions preserve the original texts of these important books while presenting them in durable paperback editions. The goal of the Princeton Legacy Library is to vastly increase access to the rich scholarly heritage found in the thousands of books published by Princeton University Press since its founding in 1905
The Haymarket tragedy by Paul Avrich( Book )

12 editions published between 1984 and 1986 in English and held by 1,358 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Russian rebels, 1600-1800 by Paul Avrich( Book )

30 editions published between 1972 and 2002 in 3 languages and held by 1,191 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The modern school movement : anarchism and education in the United States by Paul Avrich( Book )

20 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in English and Danish and held by 1,123 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

"Among the participants in the Modern School Movement were anarchists Emma Goldman and Alexander Berkman, feminist Margaret Sanger, authors Will and Ariel Durant, and groundbreaking artists Robert Henri, George Bellows, and Man Ray. Based on extensive interviews with former pupils and teachers, this work is an investigation into the potential of educational alternatives."--Jacket
Sacco and Vanzetti : the anarchist background by Paul Avrich( Book )

12 editions published between 1991 and 1996 in English and held by 997 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An in-depth study of the lives of Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti, based on anarchist sources and new materials, provides answers to crucial questions about one of the most notorious cases in American legal history. Bibliog
The anarchists in the Russian revolution by Paul Avrich( Book )

25 editions published between 1973 and 1976 in English and Italian and held by 924 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Anarchist voices : an oral history of anarchism in America by Paul Avrich( Book )

22 editions published between 1994 and 2006 in English and held by 761 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In Anarchist Voices, Avrich lets American anarchists speak for themselves. This book contains 80 interviews conducted by Avrich over a period of 30 years, interviews that portray the human dimensions of a movement much maligned by the authorities and contemporary journalists. Most of the interviewees (anarchists as well as their friends and relatives) were active during the heyday of the movement, between the 1880s and the 1930s. They represent all schools of anarchism and include both famous figures and minor ones, previously overlooked by most historians. Their stories provide a wealth of personal detail about such anarchist luminaries as Emma Goldman and Sacco and Vanzetti
Anarchist portraits by Paul Avrich( Book )

13 editions published in 1988 in 3 languages and held by 760 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

An American anarchist : the life of Voltairine de Cleyre by Paul Avrich( Book )

10 editions published between 1978 and 2018 in English and Turkish and held by 622 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The legendary biography of America's fiery feminist iconoclast. In paperback for the first time
The conquest of bread by Petr Alekseevich Kropotkin( Book )

13 editions published between 1970 and 1972 in 3 languages and held by 438 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

In this brilliantly enjoyable rallying-cry of a book, Kropotkin lays out the heart of his anarchist beliefsbeliefs that surged around the world in the late 19th and early 20th centuries and that have a renewed relevance and poignancy today. Humane and thoughtful, but also a devastating critique of how modern society is organized (with the brutal, narrow few clinging onto their wealth and privileges at the expense of the many), The Conquest of Bread is a book to be argued over, again and again
Free voice of labor : the Jewish anarchists( Visual )

8 editions published between 1980 and 2010 in English and held by 174 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Focuses on the Jewish anarchists as disillusioned immigrants in American sweatshops. Historian Paul Avrich articulates the group's history and philosophy and shows how the spirit of the anarchists remains alive as they reminisce about the group's experiences
God and the state by Mikhail Aleksandrovich Bakunin( Book )

8 editions published in 1970 in English and held by 148 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Celebrates the friendship enjoyed by Snoopy, Charlie Brown, and the whole Peanuts gang
Mutual aid, a factor of evolution by Petr Alekseevich Kropotkin( Book )

10 editions published between 1972 and 1974 in English and held by 108 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Source: Gift of Paul Avrich, Aug. 26, 1986. Dust jacket. Bibliography: p. 11
Bakunin & Nechaev by Paul Avrich( Book )

10 editions published between 1974 and 1987 in English and Spanish and held by 71 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

The first Mayday : the Haymarket speeches, 1895-1910 by Voltairine De Cleyre( Book )

5 editions published between 1980 and 2016 in English and held by 67 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

On 1 May 1886, 800,000 workers from all trades and factories througout the US went on strike in support of the eight-hour work day. In Chicago, a stronghold of immigrant labour and anarchists, 300,000 workers struck and marched through the city streets in a huge display of proletarian power. Before the Chicago May Day strike action began, the management at McCormick Machine Co. (now International Harvester) had locked out 1500 workers over a wage dispute. On 3 May, when pickets attempted to prevent blackleg labour entering the plant, the Chicago police opened fire on the workers, killing four and wounding many more. Outraged at this act of naked aggression, radical newspaper called for armed resistance against the bloodthirsty Chicago police, and a protest rally was called for the following day (4 May) at Haymarket Square. ...As the meeting came to an end, 200 police moved in on the crowd. Suddenly, a bomb was thrown and exploded in the midst of the police, who immediately opened fire on the assembled workers. ...Five anarchists were convicted and sentenced to hang.... They were later shown to have had nothing to do with the bombings. -- Cover, page [4]
The Russian revolution and the factory committees by Paul Avrich( Book )

7 editions published between 1961 and 1977 in English and held by 25 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Voces anarquistas historia oral del anarquismo en Estados Unidos by Paul Avrich( Book )

4 editions published in 2004 in Spanish and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

Bakunin on anarchy by Mikhail Aleksandrovich Bakunin( Book )

3 editions published between 1972 and 1973 in English and held by 7 WorldCat member libraries worldwide

This set re-issues four books originally published between 1926 and 1989 and includesclassics such as The International Anarchy by G. Lowes Dickinson, The Anarchists by James Joll and Bakunin on Anarchy by Sam Dolgoff, as well as David Goodway's volume For Anarchism. There are many types and traditions of anarchism, not all of which are mutually exclusive. Anarchist schools of thought can differ fundamentally, supporting anything from extreme individualism to complete collectivism. This collection gives a snapshot of the main anarchist
 
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Alternative Names
Avuritchi, P.

Èvrič, Pol.

Ėvrich, Pol

Paul Avrich Amerikaans historicus (1931-2006)

Paul Avrich US-amerikanischer Historiker

Paul Avrich usona historiisto

Эврич, Пол

アヴリッチ, P.

アヴリッチ, ポール

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Kronstadt, 1921The Haymarket tragedyRussian rebels, 1600-1800The modern school movement : anarchism and education in the United StatesSacco and Vanzetti : the anarchist backgroundAnarchist voices : an oral history of anarchism in AmericaAnarchist portraitsGod and the state