Willi Munzenberg, the League Against Imperialism, and the Comintern, 1925-1933

Willi Munzenberg, the League Against Imperialism, and the Comintern, 1925-1933

By: Fredrik Petersson (author)Hardback

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A riveting study of intrigue, power struggles, and personal ambitions deftly defined by communist ideology and strategy with eminent activists like Munzenberg, Nehru and Einstein. This is a 'must have' reference set filled with 'never before' revealed information and facts from the archives of Moscow, Berlin, Amsterdam, London and Stockholm that transforms our previous understanding of this secretive organization.


Volume I; Commendatory Foreword by Professor Robert JC Young; Acknowledgements; List of Abbreviations; Introduction; Previous Research: Historiography in Passim; Archives, Documents and Method; Linking the Ties that Bind Together; Part I; Chapter 1; Conceiving the Anti-Colonial Project; Lenin, the Comintern and the Colonial Question; Internationale Aebeiterhilfe, Philanthropy and the Colonial; Question; Hands off China and Against the Cruelties in Syria; Selling the Anti-Colonial Project; Chapter 2; Birth; The LACO, Comintern and Berlin; En route to Brussels: Assembling the Anti-Imperialist; Network; The Aggravated Network; Part II; Chapter 3; Demonstration; Euphoria (not Utopia); Gather All Visionaries and Utopian Dreamers; The LAI "Organism" Investigated and Experienced; Chapter 4; Brussels Revisited; The End of Euphoria; Chapter 5; Utopia Redefined, Part I; Adapting to Ideology, and Chatto's Network; The Reversed Trojan Horse; The Arnot Connection: Evaluation of the Colonial; Work and the "Colonial Conference"; Chapter 6; Utopia Redefined, Part II; Consolidation Models; Bound for Utopia; Utopia Disrupted, Frankfurt am Main; AND MORE.

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  • ISBN13: 9780773442986
  • Format: Hardback
  • Number Of Pages: 1152
  • ID: 9780773442986
  • ISBN10: 0773442987

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