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The Great French Revolution 1789-1793 Volume 2
Kropotkin's second volume continues his interpretation of this historic event by concentrating on the clash between the Jacobins and their opponents - the Hebertistes, Enrages and Anarchists. In this clash between authoritarians and anti-authoritarians, Kropotkin draws out the origins of Marxism and Leninism within the Jacobins. Although the French Revolution was a popular ...more
Paperback, 304 pages
Published January 1st 1986 by Elephant Editions
(first published 1000)
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Well, this essay should interest you if you like Kropotkin or if you wanna know about him. Historical rigor? Not too much. Maybe he give a point of view too oriented to the people, to the working class and the poor people. One of his tesis is that people are always right, and always strong in their unexpected desitions. Its an opinion...
Pyotr Alexeyevich Kropotkin (Пётр Алексеевич Кропоткин) was a geographer, a zoologist, and one of Russia's foremost anarchists. One of the first advocates of anarchist communism, Kropotkin advocated a communist society free from central government. Because of his title of prince, he was known by some as "the Anarchist Prince". Some contemporaries saw him as leading a near perfect life, including O ...moreMore about Pyotr Kropotkin...