Izzy: A Biography of I.F. Stone

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Rutgers University Press, Jun 1, 1994 - History - 388 pages
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America's foremost left-wing journalist of the post-World War I era was I.F. "Izzy" Stone. At the time of his death in 1989, Stone had completed the passage he once predicted to his wife "from pariah to a character and then . . . a national institution". Now Robert Cottrell provides the first full-length biography of Stone, a fascinating story which parallels the story of the American Left. 12 illustrations.

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Stone (1907-88) enjoyed a remarkable career as a journalist, muckraker, and indomitable critic of the Establishment. An editorialist at the New York Post during the Depression, Stone went on to ... Read full review

Contents

Introduction l
1
Izzy the Icon
12
Early Progress and Greater Philadelphia
16
Copyright

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About the author (1994)

Robert Charles Cottrell is Professor of History and American Studies at California State University-Chico. His books include include "Izzy: A Biography of I.F. Stone" and "Roger Nash Baldwin and the American Civil Liberties Union".

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