[Marxism] History of the Left in the U.S.

DW dwaltersmia at gmail.com
Mon Nov 4 11:38:15 MST 2013

To add to Louis' excellent recommendations I'd add:
1. We Shall Be All: A History of the Industrial Workers of the World by
Melvyn Dubosky
Best history IMO of the Wobbiles.

2. James P. Cannon and the Origins of the American Revolutionary Left,
Not so much because of Cannon, but Cannon's travel through the SP/IWW and
CP open up the organizations internal histories like no other history I
know of. There is nothing like the personal experience of someone key to
all these organizations to see the history of them. Amazing.

David Walters
Holt Labor Library

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