skip to content
Covid-19 virus
COVID-19 Resources

Reliable information about the coronavirus (COVID-19) is available from the World Health Organization (current situation, international travel). Numerous and frequently-updated resource results are available from this WorldCat.org search. OCLC’s WebJunction has pulled together information and resources to assist library staff as they consider how to handle coronavirus issues in their communities.

Image provided by: CDC/ Alissa Eckert, MS; Dan Higgins, MAM
The Blanqui reader : political writings, 1830-1880 Preview this item
ClosePreview this item
Checking...

The Blanqui reader : political writings, 1830-1880

Author: Auguste Blanqui; Philippe Le Goff; Peter Hallward; Mitchell Abidor
Publisher: London ; Brooklyn, NY : Verso, 2018. ©2018
Edition/Format:   Print book : EnglishView all editions and formats
Summary:
"Louis Auguste Blanqui (1805-1881) was one of the most important and controversial figures in nineteenth-century French revolutionary politics, and he played a major role in all of the great upheavals that punctuated his life--the insurrections of 1830, 1848 and 1870-1871. Adamant that a just and egalitarian society can only be established by revolutionary means, he recognised that no revolution can succeed if it  Read more...
Rating:

(not yet rated) 0 with reviews - Be the first.

Subjects
More like this

Find a copy in the library

&AllPage.SpinnerRetrieving; Finding libraries that hold this item...

Details

Genre/Form: History
Named Person: Auguste Blanqui
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Auguste Blanqui; Philippe Le Goff; Peter Hallward; Mitchell Abidor
ISBN: 9781786635013 1786635011
OCLC Number: 1039313514
Notes: Translated from the French.
Description: xxxv, 348 pages ; 24 cm
Contents: Blanqui our contemporary? / Peter Hallward --
First Proclamation --
Declaration of the Provisional Committee for Schools --
Auguste Blanqui's defence speech at the "Trial of the Fifteen" --
Report to the Society of the Friends of the People --
Equality is our flag --
Why there are no more riots --
Social wealth must belong to those who created it --
Democratic propaganda --
Blanqui's notes for his defence at the "Gunpowder Trial" --
Initiation ceremony of the Society of the Seasons --
Speech at the Prado --
For the Red Flag --
Second Petition for the Postponing of Elections --
To the Democratic Clubs of Paris --
Address to the Provisional Government --
The Massacre in Rouen: The Central Republican Society to the Provisional Government --
The Union of True Democrats --
Response to the Request for a Toast for a Workers' Banquet --
To the mountain of 1793! To the pure socialists, its true heirs! --
On revolution --
Warning to the people --
Concerning the clamour against the "Warning to the People" --
Work, suffer and die --
Letter from Maillard to Blanqui --
Letter to Maillard --
Letter to Tessy --
Thought, ideas, morality --
Commitment, volition and free will --
Science and materialism --
Spiritualism and religion --
Education and freedom of the press --
Paris --
Social conflict --
Capital and labour --
Revolution and popular power --
The French Revolution and the terror of 1793 --
Political violence --
The army --
Socialism and equality --
The revolutionary party --
Letter to Blanqui's supporters in Paris --
The sects and the Revolution --
fatal, fatalism, fatality --
Instructions for an armed uprising --
Notes on positivism --
Communism, the future of society --
One last word --
Eternity by the stars.
Other Titles: Works.
Responsibility: Louis Auguste Blanqui ; edited by Philippe Le Goff and Peter Hallward ; translated by Philippe Le Goff, Peter Hallward and Mitchell Abidor.

Abstract:

First English language collection of writings by the legendary 19th century insurrectionist  Read more...

Reviews

Editorial reviews

Publisher Synopsis

"Auguste Blanqui was one of the most important of the revolutionary leaders who helped to shape French politics from the Bourbon Restoration to the Third Republic. He was famous as an organizer, a Read more...

 
User-contributed reviews
Retrieving GoodReads reviews...
Retrieving DOGObooks reviews...

Tags

Be the first.
Confirm this request

You may have already requested this item. Please select Ok if you would like to proceed with this request anyway.

Linked Data


\n\n

Primary Entity<\/h3>\n
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/1039313514<\/a>> # The Blanqui reader : political writings, 1830-1880<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Book<\/a>, schema:CreativeWork<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nbgn:translationOfWork<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/1039313514#CreativeWork\/unidentifiedOriginalWork<\/a>> ; # Works.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nlibrary:oclcnum<\/a> \"1039313514<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nlibrary:placeOfPublication<\/a> <http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/enk<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/dewey.info\/class\/335\/e23\/<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/5148496331#Topic\/politics_and_government<\/a>> ; # Politics and government<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/5148496331#Topic\/89_15_communism<\/a>> ; # 89.15 communism<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/5148496331#Event\/1800_1899<\/a>> ; # 1800-1899<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/5148496331#Topic\/socialism_france_history_19th_century<\/a>> ; # Socialism--France--History--19th century<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/5148496331#Topic\/socialism<\/a>> ; # Socialism<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/5148496331#Place\/france<\/a>> ; # France.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:author<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/5148496331#Person\/blanqui_auguste_1805_1881<\/a>> ; # Auguste Blanqui<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:bookFormat<\/a> bgn:PrintBook<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:contributor<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/5148496331#Person\/hallward_peter<\/a>> ; # Peter Hallward<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:contributor<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/5148496331#Person\/abidor_mitchell<\/a>> ; # Mitchell Abidor<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:contributor<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/5148496331#Person\/le_goff_philippe_1957<\/a>> ; # Philippe Le Goff<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:copyrightYear<\/a> \"2018<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:datePublished<\/a> \"2018<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:description<\/a> \"\"Louis Auguste Blanqui (1805-1881) was one of the most important and controversial figures in nineteenth-century French revolutionary politics, and he played a major role in all of the great upheavals that punctuated his life--the insurrections of 1830, 1848 and 1870-1871. Adamant that a just and egalitarian society can only be established by revolutionary means, he recognised that no revolution can succeed if it fails to overcome the coercive resources of the state, and no revolutionary government can endure if it betrays the principles that alone earn and deserve mass support. This is the first collection of Blanqui\'s political writings ever published in English, and it includes new and complete translations of his best known texts: Instructions for an armed uprising and Eternity by the atars\"--<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:description<\/a> \"Blanqui our contemporary? \/ Peter Hallward -- First Proclamation -- Declaration of the Provisional Committee for Schools -- Auguste Blanqui\'s defence speech at the \"Trial of the Fifteen\" -- Report to the Society of the Friends of the People -- Equality is our flag -- Why there are no more riots -- Social wealth must belong to those who created it -- Democratic propaganda -- Blanqui\'s notes for his defence at the \"Gunpowder Trial\" -- Initiation ceremony of the Society of the Seasons -- Speech at the Prado -- For the Red Flag -- Second Petition for the Postponing of Elections -- To the Democratic Clubs of Paris -- Address to the Provisional Government -- The Massacre in Rouen: The Central Republican Society to the Provisional Government -- The Union of True Democrats -- Response to the Request for a Toast for a Workers\' Banquet -- To the mountain of 1793! To the pure socialists, its true heirs! -- On revolution -- Warning to the people -- Concerning the clamour against the \"Warning to the People\" -- Work, suffer and die -- Letter from Maillard to Blanqui -- Letter to Maillard -- Letter to Tessy -- Thought, ideas, morality -- Commitment, volition and free will -- Science and materialism -- Spiritualism and religion -- Education and freedom of the press -- Paris -- Social conflict -- Capital and labour -- Revolution and popular power -- The French Revolution and the terror of 1793 -- Political violence -- The army -- Socialism and equality -- The revolutionary party -- Letter to Blanqui\'s supporters in Paris -- The sects and the Revolution -- fatal, fatalism, fatality -- Instructions for an armed uprising -- Notes on positivism -- Communism, the future of society -- One last word -- Eternity by the stars.<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:editor<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/5148496331#Person\/le_goff_philippe_1957<\/a>> ; # Philippe Le Goff<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:editor<\/a> <http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/5148496331#Person\/hallward_peter<\/a>> ; # Peter Hallward<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:exampleOfWork<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/id\/5148496331<\/a>> ; # Works.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:genre<\/a> \"History<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:inLanguage<\/a> \"en<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"The Blanqui reader : political writings, 1830-1880<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:productID<\/a> \"1039313514<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:workExample<\/a> <http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9781786635013<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nwdrs:describedby<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/1039313514<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n\n

Related Entities<\/h3>\n
<http:\/\/dewey.info\/class\/335\/e23\/<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/5148496331#Event\/1800_1899<\/a>> # 1800-1899<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Event<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"1800-1899<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/5148496331#Person\/abidor_mitchell<\/a>> # Mitchell Abidor<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Abidor<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Mitchell<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Mitchell Abidor<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/5148496331#Person\/blanqui_auguste_1805_1881<\/a>> # Auguste Blanqui<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1805<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:deathDate<\/a> \"1881,<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Blanqui<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Auguste<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Auguste Blanqui<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/5148496331#Person\/hallward_peter<\/a>> # Peter Hallward<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Hallward<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Peter<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Peter Hallward<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/5148496331#Person\/le_goff_philippe_1957<\/a>> # Philippe Le Goff<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Person<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:birthDate<\/a> \"1957<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:familyName<\/a> \"Le Goff<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:givenName<\/a> \"Philippe<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Philippe Le Goff<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/5148496331#Place\/france<\/a>> # France.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"France.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"France<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/5148496331#Topic\/89_15_communism<\/a>> # 89.15 communism<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"89.15 communism<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/5148496331#Topic\/politics_and_government<\/a>> # Politics and government<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Politics and government<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/5148496331#Topic\/socialism<\/a>> # Socialism<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Socialism<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/experiment.worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/data\/5148496331#Topic\/socialism_france_history_19th_century<\/a>> # Socialism--France--History--19th century<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Intangible<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Socialism--France--History--19th century<\/span>\"@en<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/id.loc.gov\/vocabulary\/countries\/enk<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:Place<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\ndcterms:identifier<\/a> \"enk<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/entity\/work\/id\/5148496331<\/a>> # Works.<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:name<\/a> \"Works.<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/worldcat.org\/isbn\/9781786635013<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \nschema:ProductModel<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"1786635011<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:isbn<\/a> \"9781786635013<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n
<http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/title\/-\/oclc\/1039313514<\/a>>\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0a \ngenont:InformationResource<\/a>, genont:ContentTypeGenericResource<\/a> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:about<\/a> <http:\/\/www.worldcat.org\/oclc\/1039313514<\/a>> ; # The Blanqui reader : political writings, 1830-1880<\/span>\n\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nschema:dateModified<\/a> \"2020-01-10<\/span>\" ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\nvoid:inDataset<\/a> <http:\/\/purl.oclc.org\/dataset\/WorldCat<\/a>> ;\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0\u00A0.\n\n\n<\/div>\n