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The making of a radical : a political autobiography

Author: Scott Nearing
Publisher: White River Junction, Vt. : Chelsea Green Pub. Co., ©2000.
Series: Good life series.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"Scott Nearing lived one hundred years, from 1883 to 1983--a life spanning most of the twentieth century. In his early years, Nearing made his name as a formidable opponent of child labor and military imperialism. Having been fired from university jobs for his independence of mind, Nearing became a freelance lecturer and writer, traveling widely through Depression-era and post-war America to speak with eager  Read more...
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Scott Nearing; Scott Nearing
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Scott Nearing
ISBN: 1890132594 9781890132590
OCLC Number: 45352644
Notes: Originally published: New York : Harper & Row, 1972.
Description: xii, 308 pages ; 20 cm.
Series Title: Good life series.
Responsibility: Scott Nearing.

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The fascinating story of the activist and self-sufficiency pioneer who made his name as a formidable opponent of child labour and military imperialism.  Read more...

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