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Carl Schurz: A Biography
Born in Germany in 1829, Schurz became involved in the Revolution of 1848 when he was a student at the University of Bonn. Participating in the revolutionary army in Baden, he managed to escape through a sewer during the siege of Rastatt, flee across the Rhine to France, and come back to rescue his professor, Gottfried Kinkel, from a jail near Berlin. This deed made him fa ...more
Paperback, 386 pages
Published January 1st 1998 by Fordham University Press
(first published January 1st 1982)
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