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Democracy Is in the Streets

From Port Huron to the Siege of Chicago, With a New Preface by the Author

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$35.50 • £28.95 • €32.00

ISBN 9780674197251

Publication Date: 09/20/1994

Academic Trade

448 pages

5-1/2 x 8-1/4 inches


Careful, perceptive, and elegant.—Alan Brinkley, The New York Review of Books

[An] excellent account…[by] an accomplished writer… Accurate, sympathetic, critical, learned… The leaders of the next [student] revolt will do well to read Mr. Miller’s fine book—for inspiration, and for admonition too.—Hendrik Hertzberg, The New York Times Book Review

Brilliant… Original and astute… Anyone interested in American political thought will want to study this analysis.—Paul Berman, The New Republic

Excellent…well written…makes a substantial contribution to the literature on the New Left.—Allen J. Matusow, The Washington Post Book World

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