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Eugene Debs

rebel, labor leader, prophet; a biography

by David F. Selvin

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Published by Lothrop, Lee & Shephard in New York .
Written in English

  • Debs, Eugene V. 1855-1926

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby David F. Selvin.
    LC ClassificationsHX84.D3 S4
    The Physical Object
    Pagination192 p.
    Number of Pages192
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL5983810M
    LC Control Number66013213

    Eugene V. Debs Citizen and Socialist Awards and Recognition: Winner of the Bancroft Prize and the American Historical Association’s John H. Dunning Prize in U.S. History. The triumphs and tragedies of a great American socialist. Indiana born and raised, Eugene Debs () is regarded by many as America's premier labor advocate.   Eugene V. Debs () was a labor organizer and socialist leader. In he was elected to the Indiana State Assembly, as a Democrat. Debs organized the American Railway Union, which waged a.

    Mr. Salvatore talked about the second edition of his book, [Eugene V. Debs: Citizen and Socialist], published by University of Illinois Press. He described Debs' life ( - .   Eugene Victor Debs (November 5, -- Octo ) was an American union leader, one of the founding members of the International Labor Union and the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW.

    The Project Gutenberg EBook of Labor and Freedom, by Eugene V. Debs This eBook is for the use of anyone anywhere at no cost and with almost no restrictions whatsoever. You may copy it, give it away or re-use it under the terms of the Project Gutenberg License included with this eBook or online at Title: Labor and Freedom.   A play describing Eugene Debs developing and forming the American Railway Union, America's first major industrial union. This brought him into conflict with railroad car manufacturing giant, George Pullman. The result was the Pullman Strike of Brand: CreateSpace Publishing.

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Debs and the Poets. Pasadena: Published by Upton Sinclair, (). Octavo, original gilt-stamped red cloth. First trade edition, inscribed, “To C. Fred Vollman, With much love and all good wishes from his friend and brother, Eugene V. Debs, Terre Haute, Ind. September, ”.Debs’ father, influenced by the French Revolution, read French and German classics to his children.

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