Steve Nelson, American radical
by Nelson, Steve, 1903-1993.
|Format:||Print Book 1981|
|Availability:||Available at 1 Library 1 of 2 copies|
This remarkable oral biography, recounted in collaboration with two historians, describes day-to-day life in the party and traces Nelson's career from his beginnings in the Pennsylvania coalfields to his secret work as a party courier in the Far East; from the battlefields of Civil War Spain to the jails of cold war Pittsburgh; and from a small group of Communist autoworkers in Detroit to the upper reaches of party leadership in New York.
Communists -- United States -- Biography.
Radicalism -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
|Publisher|| Pittsburgh, Pa. :University of Pittsburgh Press,1981
Barrett, James R.,
Ruck, Rob, 1950-
xxi, 454 pages : illustrations ; 25 cm
Includes bibliographical references and index.