Kropotkin’s Revolutionary Pamphlets: A Collection of Writings

Peter Kropotkin, Roger N. Baldwin

Pyotr Alexeyevich Kropotkin was a geographer, a zoologist, and one of Russia’s foremost anarchists. One of the first advocates of anarchist communism, Kropotkin advocated a communist society free from central government. Because of his title of prince, he was known by some as “the Anarchist Prince”. Some contemporaries saw him as leading a near perfect life, including Oscar Wilde, who described him as “a man with a soul of that beautiful white Christ which seems coming out of Russia.” He wrote many books, pamphlets and articles, the most prominent being The Conquest of Bread and Fields, Factories and Workshops, and his principal scientific offering, Mutual Aid: A Factor of Evolution. He was also a contributor to the Encyclopædia Britannica Eleventh Edition.

status Lost
genre Anarchism » Anarchist Theory
publisher Dover
publish date 1970
popularity checked out 3 time(s)

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