By Jean Jaurès,Mitchell Abidor

ISBN-10: 0745335004

ISBN-13: 9780745335001

'Every progressive social gathering, each oppressed humans, each oppressed operating category can declare Jaurès, his reminiscence, his instance, and his individual, for our personal' - Leon Trotsky

Jean Jaurès was once the prestigious French Socialist occasion chief, assassinated in 1914 for attempting to use international relations and commercial motion to avoid the outbreak of warfare. released quite a few years sooner than his demise, his magisterial A Socialist historical past of the French Revolution, has continued for over a century as some of the most influential money owed of the French Revolution ever to be published.

Mitchell Abidor’s long-overdue translation and abridgement of Jaurès’s unique 6-volumes brings this extraordinary paintings to an Anglophone viewers for the 1st time.

Written in the middle of his actions as chief of the Socialist occasion and editor of its newspaper, L’Humanité, Jaurès meant the ebook to function either a consultant and an suggestion to political task; even now it might probably serve to just do that. Abidor’s complete translation, and Jaurès’s verve, originality and willingness to criticise all avid gamers during this nice drama make this a very relocating addition to the shelf of significant books at the French Revolution.

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