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Victor Serge

A Biography

Susan Weissman


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Hardcover (9/17/2001)


Revolutionary novelist, historian, anarchist, Bolshevik and dissident—Victor Serge is one of the most compelling figures of Soviet history. Set against some of the momentous events of the twentieth century, Victor Serge reveals dauntless vigor of a man whose views often reflect the struggles of our own time.

Praise For Victor Serge: A Biography

“Victor Serge was probably the greatest working-class writer of the twentieth century. As this superb study makes clear, he was also the Revolution’s most ardent lover and indestructible conscience.” —Mike Davis

“Careful, sympathetic and informed.” —Adam Hochschild

Verso, 9781844678877, 368pp.

Publication Date: February 12, 2013

About the Author

Susan Weissman is Professor of Politics at Saint Mary’s College of California. She is an award-winning broadcast journalist, sits on the editorial boards of Critique and Against the Current, and is the editor of Victor Serge: Russia Twenty Year After and The Ideas of Victor Serge.