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Paradigm for Revolution? : the Paris commune, 1871-1971

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In March 1871, in the aftermath of France's humiliating defeat in the Franco-Prussian War, the workers, radicals, and 'little people' of Paris rose in revolt. The rebels saw themselves as heirs to a great French revolutionary and Parisian tradition, carriers of the demand for popular initiative and popular participation. They were republican, anti-clerical, and, to a large extent, socialist. The Commune of Paris which they proclaimed on 26 March 1871 was dedicated to these principles and...[Show more]

CollectionsANU Press (1965-Present)
Date published: 1972
Type: Book
URI: http://hdl.handle.net/1885/115074
Access Rights: Open Access

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