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John Reed, witness to revolution

by Tamara Hovey

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Published by Crown in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Reed, John, 1887-1920 -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Reed, John, 1887-1920.,
    • Revolutionaries -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Journalists -- United States -- Biography -- Juvenile literature.,
    • Journalists.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes index.

      Statementby Tamara Hovey.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHX84.R4 H68
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 227 p. :
      Number of Pages227
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5185983M
      ISBN 100517516942
      LC Control Number75004933
      OCLC/WorldCa1218531

      With the breakup of the Soviet Union standing out as last year's most memorable event, John Reed's record of the Nov. 7, , Bolshevik revolution makes forceful and pertinent listening. Paperback, Second Edition Second Reprint, gms, pages. John Reed- Harvard educated, from a privileged Portland, Oregon family- became in his mid-twenties the most daring and brilliant journalist of his day. Book is in good condition with moderate general wear and tear and moderate page discolouration throughout, otherwise no other pre-loved markings.

      A journalist, historian, and poet, John Reed is best known for his Ten Days that Shook the World, an eyewitness account of the Russian Revolution. Though he thought of himself as a poet and fiction writer, it was as a journalist that Reed gained acclaim. Known for crossing over the line from objective reporting into advocacy for a cause, Reed’s work as both a war correspondent and an. John Reed’s Ten Days that Shook the World represents one of the 20th Century’s greatest political-literary achievements, being one of the first book length eye-witness accounts of the great Russian October Revolution. John Reed, active in the left wing of the Socialist Party of America, went on to found the Communist Party, USA, along with.

        Robert A. Rosenstone, Emeritus Professor of History at Caltech, is the author of more than a dozen books, including Romantic Revolutionary: A Biography of John Reed (Knopf, ) and, most recently, Adventures of a Postmodern Historian (Bloomsbury, ). He is the Founding Editor of the journal Rethinking History. Literature & Fine Books Radical Literature War Literature. See More Items By John Reed Tamara Hovey. JOHN REED: WITNESS TO REVOLUTION. [Reed, John]: Hovey, Tamara: New York: Crown Publishers, []. Large octavo. Cloth. Photographs. First (US) edition. Fine in very good, modestly rubbed and nicked dust jacket. Draws on Reed's correspondence.


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Your purchase also supports literacy charities. Stalin was not amused: in he banned Reed’s book for giving too high a profile to Trotsky. It may have languished in Russia for many decades thereafter, but in the West it set its stamp on the 20th-century view of the Russian Revolution.

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