Synopses & Reviews
The first English translation of Guand#233;rinand#8217;s monumental anthology of anarchism, published here in one volume. It details a vast array of unpublished documents, letters, debates, manifestos, reports, impassioned calls-to-arms and reasoned analysis; the history, organization and practice of the movementand#151;its theorists, advocates and activists; the great names and the obscure, towering legends and unsung heroes.
This definitive anthology portrays anarchism as a sophisticated ideology whose nuances and complexities highlight the natural desire for freedom in all of us. The classical texts will re-establish anarchism as both an intellectual and practical force to be reckoned with. Includes writings by Emma Goldman, Kropotkin, Berkman, Bakunin, Proudhon, and Malatesta.
Daniel Guand#233;rin was the author of Anarchism: From Theory to Practice.
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Guerin's classic anthology of anarchism translated and reprinted, available for the first time in a single volume.
About the Author
Daniel Guerin was a French anarchist and gay activist. He was a prolific writer. Several of his works have been translated into English, including Anarchism: From Theory to Practice, Fascism and Big Business and Class Struggle in the French Republic. Paul Sharkey is an accomplished translator. He has single-handedly made available a vast body of non-English language anarchist writings.