Sacco And Vanzetti

Author: Bruce Watson
Publisher: Penguin
ISBN: 1101202629
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In this groundbreaking narrative of one of America?s most divisive trials and executions, award-winning journalist Bruce Watson mines deep archives and newly available sources to paint the most complete portrait available of the ?good ...

Sacco And Vanzetti

Author: John Davis
Publisher: Ocean Press
ISBN: 9781876175856
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The famous case of Italian anarchists who became victims of anti-immigrant hysteria in the 1920s An illuminating example of how immigrants, anarchists and communists were the "terrorists" of yesteryear, Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti ...

Twentieth Century Cause C L Bre

Author: John F. Neville
Publisher: Greenwood Publishing Group
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Considers the role of the news media and its relation to an international propaganda campaign that transformed a case of robbery and murder into one of the most contentious political causes of the last century.

Marc Blitzstein

Author: Howard Pollack
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199977089
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... and Vanzetti: The Anarchist Background (Princeton, NJ: Princeton University
Press, 1991); The Matter of Sacco and Vanzetti 1920–1927: testimony, motion
and affidavits, the appeal, the committee and conclusion (Minnetonka, MN:
Professional Education Group, 1992); Michael M. Topp, The Sacco and Vanzetti
Case: A Brief History with Documents (New York: Palgrave Macmillan, 2005);
Bruce Watson, Sacco and Vanzetti: The Men, the Murders, and the Judgment of
Mankind (New ...

Kill Now Talk Forever

Author: Richard Newby
Publisher: AuthorHouse
ISBN: 0759607915
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Bruce Watson stirs curiosity in Sacco and Vanzetti: The Men, the Murders, and
the Judgment of Mankind. He says (p. 6) Charles Kaplan, a New York City postal
clerk, at the end of his night shift, took “the El train home to Harlem” on April 30,
1919. Paul Avrich says (p. 141) Kaplan “rode the subway home to the Bronx”
after his night shift. The 1918 New York City directory and the 1920 directory put
Kaplan at 765 E[ast] 183d. Unlike Avrich, Watson did not check the inaccurate
news item ...

Uncertain Empire

Author: Joel Isaac
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199986665
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... 1962); Bruce Watson, Sacco and Vanzetti: The Men, the Murders, and the
Judgment of Mankind (New York, 2007). For working class and ethnic Italian
solidarities with Sacco and Vanzetti in parts of Europe and Latin America, see
Lisa McGirr, “The Passion of Sacco and Vanzetti: A Global History,” Journal of
American History, 93/4 (2007), pp. 1085–1115. For the role of Parisian urban
politics in the SaccoVanzetti affair, see Brooke Blower, Becoming Americans in
Paris: Transatlantic ...

Wisconsin Magazine Of History

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For more on Sacco and Vanzetti, see Avrich, chapter 14 on their arrests; Bruce
Watson, Sacco and Vanzetti: The Men, The Murders, and The Judgment of
Mankind New York: Penguin Books, 2008); and Moshik Temkin, The Sacco-
Vanzetti Affair: America on Trial (New Haven: Yale University Press, 2009). 3.
Avrich, Sacco and Vanzetti, 153–154; New York Times, June 3, 1919. In a “
Memorandum for Files” dated March 13, 1920, former FBI Director J. Edgar
Hoover said, “a bureau ...

The Nation

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AT NEARLY every juncture, the State House hearing revealed much more of
contemporary significance than it shed light on Sacco, Vanzetti or their case.
Their trial, remember, took place in 1921. The "retrial" this month had to begin
with assurances that the two men were not Communists or enamored of
Bolsheviks, therein telling a great deal about the fog in men's minds today. The
paradox is, of course, that if the minds of the politicians on the Legislative
Committee had been keen ...