• Sign In
  • Help
  • My Basket0
The Black Flag: A look back at the strange case of Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti - Routledge Revivals (Hardback)
  • The Black Flag: A look back at the strange case of Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti - Routledge Revivals (Hardback)
zoom

The Black Flag: A look back at the strange case of Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti - Routledge Revivals (Hardback)

(author)
£115.00
Hardback 208 Pages / Published: 28/03/2013
  • We can order this

Usually despatched within 3 weeks

  • This item has been added to your basket

Check Marketplace availability

First published in 1981, this book reassesses the case of Sacco and Vanzetti, two Italian immigrant anarchists living in Boston in 1920. The pair were accused of a payroll robbery and the murder of two guards for which they were arrested and, after a long trial based on inadequate and prejudiced evidence, executed in 1927. In 1977, on the fiftieth anniversary of their deaths, the Commonwealth of Massachusettes issued a proclamation which acknowledged a miscarriage of justice. The Black Flag provides an account of the controversial trial and a re-evaluation of the celebrated case of the Commonwealth's decision. Brian Jackson puts the trial in the social context of the period and exposes the nature of anarchism by looking at the lives of two of its exponents, resulting in a moving exploration of a series of events that continue to trouble the conscience of America.

Publisher: Taylor & Francis Ltd
ISBN: 9780415838214
Number of pages: 208
Weight: 499 g
Dimensions: 235 x 159 mm

You may also be interested in...

Lines of Flight
Added to basket
£21.99
Hardback
Anarchism and Other Essays
Added to basket
Two Cheers for Anarchism
Added to basket
The Conquest of Bread
Added to basket
The Revolution Of Everyday Life
Added to basket
Anarchism and Anarcho-Syndicalism
Added to basket
Anarchist Seeds Beneath The Snow
Added to basket
Bakunin
Added to basket
£12.99
Paperback
On Anarchism
Added to basket
£6.00
Paperback
Post-scarcity Anarchism
Added to basket
The CNT in Spanish Revolution: v. 1
Added to basket
Bakunin: Statism and Anarchy
Added to basket
Demanding the Impossible
Added to basket
The World That Never Was
Added to basket

Reviews

Please sign in to write a review

Your review has been submitted successfully.