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2 edition of women incendiaries found in the catalog.

women incendiaries

Thomas, Edith.

women incendiaries

English translation [from the French] by James and Starr Atkinson; amendments [to this translation] by Roger Greaves.

by Thomas, Edith.

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Published by Secker & Warburg in London .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Women -- History -- Modern period, 1600-,
  • Women -- France -- Paris,
  • Paris (France) -- History -- Commune, 1871.,
  • Paris (France) -- History -- Siege, 1870-1871

  • Classifications
    LC ClassificationsDC317 T473 1967
    The Physical Object
    Pagination240p.
    Number of Pages240
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18557716M

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The Women Incendiaries was reprinted in paperback this year from the nonprofit book publisher, Haymarket Books.

This classic feminist text was first published in France in and translated to English three years by: The Women Incendiaries tells the inspirational story of women who played a leading role in the Paris Commune, one of historys greatest moments of social upheaval.

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The Women Incendiaries tells the inspirational story of women who played a leading role in the Paris Commune, one of history’s greatest moments of social upheaval.

This is the first paperback edition of this vital, remarkable book. Edith Thomas was a French writer whose books include a biography of Paris Commune leader Louise Michel. The Women Incendiaries tells the inspirational story of women who played a leading role in the Paris Commune, one of history's greatest moments of social upheaval.

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The Incendiaries. A powerful, darkly glittering novel of violence, love, faith, and loss, as a young woman at an elite American university is drawn into acts of domestic terrorism by a cult tied to North Korea. Phoebe Lin and Will Kendall meet their first month at prestigious Edwards University/5.

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This is the first paperback edition of this vital, remarkable book. Edith Thomas was a French writer whose books include a biography of Paris Commune leader Louise : Edith Thomas.

She witnesses the emergence of such women as Nathalie Lemel, Marguerite Tinayre, and particularly the heroic Louise Michel about whom so much of the history of the women incendiaries centers.

She proceeds to the war with Prussia, the fall of the Empire and emergence of the Republic, the uprising of Ma the sieges of Paris. Get this from a library. The women incendiaries. [Edith Thomas] -- Examines the "women who played a leading role in the Paris Commune, one of history's greatest moments of social upheaval" The Women Incendiaries was reprinted in paperback this year from the nonprofit book publisher, Haymarket Books.

This classic feminist text was first published in France in and translated to English three years later.5/5(4).

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The plot of The Incendiaries, the impressive first novel by RO Kwon, pivots around the indoctrination of another young woman, a college student named Phoebe Lin.

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The new edition of Edith Thomas' The Women Incendiaries is now out from Haymarket Books. The Women Incendiaries assumes knowledge of the history of. The Women Incendiaries is a critical contribution to the history of the Paris Commune, and to the traditions of feminist history and history from below–which is why Haymarket brought it back into print a few years ago, making the book available in paperback for the first time.

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Women incendiaries. New York: G. Braziller, (OCoLC) Document Type. The Women Incendiaries [of the Paris Commune] by Edith Thomas [Review] This book is not just about the pétroleuses, those semi-mythical communard firestarters, it’s actually a women’s history of the Paris history from below, we get less committee meetings or military strategy and more of daily life: ‘Women’s politics begins with the distribution of essential goods, the just.

The Incendiaries by R. O. Kwon Rivaling Donna Tartt's celebrated debut, A Secret History, in its fevered treatment of American university life. The Women Incendiaries paints a vivid picture of turbulent era, and is a welcome classic for international history shelves.

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