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Navigating the Zeitgeist : a story of the Cold War, the new left, Irish Republicanism, and international communism

Author: Helena Sheehan
Publisher: New York : Monthly Review Press, [2019]
Edition/Format:   Print book : Biography : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"The personal account of an American woman, born into an Irish-Catholic family in the thick of the McCarthy era who, after entering a convent, transformed herself into an atheist, feminist, and Marxist"--
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Genre/Form: Biography
Named Person: Helena Sheehan
Material Type: Biography
Document Type: Book
All Authors / Contributors: Helena Sheehan
ISBN: 9781583677285 1583677283 9781583677278 1583677275
OCLC Number: 1031961369
Description: 308 pages ; 21 cm
Contents: Born in the USA --
Faith of our fathers --
Bridge over troubled water --
The times they are a-changing --
Four green fields --
The internationale --
So strong.
Responsibility: by Helena Sheehan.

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"An uncompromisingly honest and utterly fascinating memoir from the drowned continent that was once western communism." -Mike Davis, author of City of Quartz and Planet of Slums

 
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