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The Last Revolutionaries

German Communists and Their Century

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$31.50 • £25.95 • €28.50

ISBN 9780674010451

Publication Date: 04/15/2003


352 pages

6-1/8 x 9-1/4 inches

12 halftones


  • Illustrations
  • Abbreviations
  • Introduction
  • 1. Outcasts: Communists in the Weimar Republic
  • 2. Persecuted: At Home and Abroad after 1933
  • 3. Survivors: Communists during World War II
  • 4. Victors: The Founding of East Germany
  • 5. Purged: Veteran Communists and Stalinist Terror
  • 6. Rulers: East German Politics during the Ulbricht Era
  • 7. Legends: Veteran Communists as Antifascist Heroes
  • 8. Outdated: East German Generational Dynamics
  • Epilogue
  • Notes
  • Acknowledgments
  • Index

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