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Radical : a portrait of Saul Alinsky

Author: Nicholas Von Hoffman
Publisher: New York : Nation Books, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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An intimate look at the man who made a career of arming the powerless and enraging the powerful.
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Genre/Form: Biography
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Named Person: Saul David Alinsky; Saul David Alinsky
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Nicholas Von Hoffman
ISBN: 9781568584393 1568584393 1568586779 9781568586779
OCLC Number: 435418484
Description: xiii, 237 pages ; 22 cm
Responsibility: Nicholas von Hoffman.

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