Emma Goldman: A Documentary History of the American Years-- Making Speech Free, 1902-1909 (Emma Goldman: A Documentary History of the American Years)
Emma GoldmanISBN: 0520225694; 9780520225695;
Book DescriptionEmma Goldman: A Documentary History of the American Years redefines the historical memory of Emma Goldman and illuminates a forgotten yet influential facet in the history of American and European radicalism. This definitive multivolume work, which differs significantly from Goldman's autobiography, pre-sents original texts-a significant group of which are published or translated into English for the first time-anchored by rigorous contextual annotations. The distillation of years of scholarly research, these volumes include personal correspondence, newspaper articles, government surveillance reports from America and Europe, dramatic court transcripts, lecture notes, and previously unpublished documents retrieved from obscurity. Biographical, newspaper, and organizational appendices are complemented by in-depth chronologies that underscore the complexity of Goldman's political and social milieu. Making Speech Free, 1902-1909, the second volume in the series, chronicles...