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Communism : a love story

Author: Jeff Sparrow
Publisher: Carlton, Vic. : Melbourne University Press, 2007.
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : English
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This is the story of Guido Baracchi, the playboy and dilettante who experienced communism at it's best and it's worst. Impassioned, funny and beautifully written, it makes a provocative argument about the history and the future of radical politics.
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Guido Baracchi; Guido Baracchi
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Jeff Sparrow
ISBN: 0522853471 9780522853476
OCLC Number: 122925422
Description: [vi.], 330 pages : portraits ; 20 cm
Responsibility: Jeff Sparrow.
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Presents the story of Guido Baracchi, the playboy and dilettante who experienced communism at its best - and its very worst. This work rediscovers a fascinating life - and makes an argument about the  Read more...

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