Adversary in the House

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Doubleday, 1947 - Fiction - 432 pages
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Life of Eugene V. Debs, champion of the working man, and his wife who staunchly opposed him in his work.

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I enjoyed learning about Eugene Debs in the midst of a good novel that reminded me a bit of the Steinbeck of In Dubious Battle. Debs' life and his tireless promotion of worker rights and...horrors!...socialism held great resonance for me in this time and place. Read full review

Contents

HOME IS WHERE YOUR DREAMS LIVE i
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PASSIONATE PILGRIM
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A MANS CASTLE
120
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About the author (1947)

Irving Stone was born Irvin Tenenbaum on July 14, 1903, in San Francisco, California. He earned a Bachelor's Degree from U. C. Berkeley in 1923 and a Master's Degree in 1924 from the University of Southern California. Stone first came to prominence with the publication of Lust for Life, a vivid fictionalized biography of the painter Vincent Van Gogh. He is known for his historically accurate fictionalized biographies. Stone won a Western Spur Award for Men to Match My Mountains and was a member of the Western Writers of America in 1959. Irving Stone August 26, 1989 at the age of 86.

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