Nestor Makhno: Anarchy's Cossack

by Alexandre Skirda

Nestor Makhno: Anarchy's Cossack

  • ISBN-13: 9781902593685
  • Author(s): Alexandre Skirda
  • Subject: History
  • Publisher: Ak Press
  • Imprint: Ak Press
  • Publication Date: 01-12-2003
  • Format: p/b

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£13.00
Available for the first time in English, here is the gripping story of the legendary Ukrainian anarchist Nestor Makhno. With his usual wit and engaging style, Skirda chronicles the life of a legend and the insurgent army that fought in his name. Always controversial, Makhno has been described as everything from a drunken bandit to an inspirational hero. From Makhno's imprisonment, to battles with the Bolsheviks and the White Army, to the final exile in Paris, Skirda captures the life of Makhno and the history of the Makhnovist movement.
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Available for the first time in English, here is the gripping story of the legendary Ukrainian anarchist Nestor Makhno. With his usual wit and engaging style, Skirda chronicles the life of a legend and the insurgent army that fought in his name. Always controversial, Makhno has been described as everything from a drunken bandit to an inspirational hero. From Makhno's imprisonment, to battles with the Bolsheviks and the White Army, to the final exile in Paris, Skirda captures the life of Makhno and the history of the Makhnovist movement.

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