The Sacco Vanzetti Affair

Author: Moshik Temkin
Publisher: Yale University Press
ISBN: 0300156170
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This book is the first to reveal the full national and international scope of the Sacco-Vanzetti affair, uncovering how and why the two men became the center of a global cause celebre that shook public opinion and transformed America's ...

Sacco And Vanzetti

Author: Paul Avrich
Publisher: Princeton University Press
ISBN: 9780691026046
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Rather than focusing on the robbery and murder at the shoe factory near Boston, the infamous trial, and the worldwide protests that it occasioned, this author tells the absorbing stories of the lives of Nicola Sacco, a shoe worker, and ...

Uncertain Empire

Author: Joel Isaac
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199986665
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In other words, without McCarthy and his enemies, and the perception, unwitting
or not, that Americans were living through a Cold War, Sacco and Vanzetti's
return to the public sphere—the lingering of their myth— would surely have been
far less dramatic. Notes 1. This essay draws on material included in Moshik
Temkin, The SaccoVanzetti Affair: America on Trial (New Haven, 2009), which is
a study of the impact of the case on broader publics and politics in the United
States and ...

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 ...

Marc Blitzstein

Author: Howard Pollack
Publisher: Oxford University Press
ISBN: 0199977089
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Edmund M. Morgan, The Legacy of Sacco and Vanzetti (New York: Harcourt,
Brace, 1948); Murray Kempton, Part of Our Time: Some Ruins and Monuments of
the Thirties (New York: Simon & Schuster, 1955); John Dos Passos, The Theme
Is ... the Intellectuals (Bloomington: Indiana University Press, 1965); Carolyn West
Pace, Sacco and Vanzetti in American Art and Music (Ph.D. dissertation,
Syracuse University, 1997); Moshik Temkin, The SaccoVanzetti Affair: America
on Trial (New ...

In Search Of Sacco And Vanzetti

Author: Susan Mondshein Tejada
Publisher: Upne
ISBN:
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CUOHROC: GJ, 202; and EGE, Outstanding Features, 27. 4. Transcript, 5:5047. 5
. HBE, Case That Will Not Die, 460; and Moshik Temkin, The Sacco-Vanzetti
Affair: America on Trial (New Haven, CT: Yale University Press, 2009), 213,
30in82. 6. Transcript, 5:4506. 7. CUOHROC: GJ, 115. 8. BV to his father, May 24,
1921, in Il Caso, 70–71. 9. BV to EGE, 1921, in Letters, 86–87. 10. D'Attilio, "La
Salute e in Voi," 87; and Frank P. Sibley, “Police Seek Weapons at Trial." BG,
June 14, 1921.

The Politics Of The American Civil Liberties Union

Author: William A. Donohue
Publisher: Transaction Publishers
ISBN: 9781412838443
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Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti, avowed anarchists, were accused of the
murder of a paymaster at a shoe factory in South Braintree on 15 April 1920. ...
They have learned from their mentors, like historian Eric Foner, that erroneous
verdicts and prejudiced trials are not at all uncommon in the United States.37
Given this cast of mind, it is not surprising that they tropistically lean toward the ...
The ACLU's role in the Sacco- Vanzetti affair was not central, but it was not
insignificant ...

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 ...

From Harvard To The Ranks Of Labor

Author: Robert Bussel
Publisher: Penn State Press
ISBN: 9780271043371
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For the next three years, Hapgood confronted injustice wherever he found it,
sometimes in concert with others, more often acting simply as an individual.1 His
first foray in freelance agitation was spurred by one of the defining political events
of the 1920s: the Sacco-Vanzetti affair. For many American liberals and radicals,
the execution of the Italian anarchists Nicola Sacco and Bartolomeo Vanzetti
climaxed a decade of bigotry, xenophobia, and attacks on workers' rights that
mocked ...