Robert Owen: Owen of New Lanark and New Harmony

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Tuckwell, 2000 - History - 290 pages
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The hagiography generated by his disciples did neither his name nor reputation much good, since they transformed the 'Social Father' of their movement into the 'Father of Socialism', a sobriquet that ill fits him, yet it sticks to this day. Ian Donnachie's study is the first full biography of Owen for over fifty years."--BOOK JACKET.

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Carmen Lavin and Ian Donnachie are both at The Open University.

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