If I had a hammer--: the death of the old left and the birth of the new left

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Basic Books, 1987 - Education - 259 pages
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This excellent study focusing on the Communist Party, Max Shachtman, Dissent , and the peace movement demonstrates that the left of the 1950s had an important influence on the next generation of ... Read full review

Contents

The Collapse of the Communist Party
1
Max Shachtman A Sectarians Progress
35
Dissent Journal of Tired Heroism
77
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About the author (1987)

Maurice Isserman is James L. Ferguson Professor of History, Hamilton College. He lives in Clinton, NY. Stewart Weaver is professor of history, University of Rochester. He lives in Rochester, NY. Both authors are enthusiastic hikers and mountain climbers.