1936-1939 : France and the Spanish Civil War and Revolution


Barry PATEMAN: Thoughts on the Significance of France, May 1968

from Fifth Estate # 401, Summer 2018. Retrieved August 28, 2018 from

SK: Looking Back at France, May 1968

From Fifth Estate #401, Summer 2018. Retrieved August 28, 2018 from

Iain MCKAY: The Paris Commune

A shorter, edited version of this appeared in Freedom, 10th March 2001

Iain MCKAY: The Paris Commune, Marxism and Anarchism

Created April 22, 2008; Published on Anarchist Writers (

FREEDOM WEEKLY: The Paris Commune

Scanned from original. Original Editor’s Note: This essay consists of three separate articles which were first published in Kropotkin’s paper Le (...)

SHAYA, Gregory. "How to Make An Anarchist-Terrorist: An Essay on the Political Imaginary in Fin-de-Siècle France

Journal of Social History (Winter 2010) 521-543. "The greatest challenge posed by terrorism is not a threat to institutions and values; it is a (...)

BOUHEY, Vivien (English Summary) Parisian Anarchist Leaders from the mid 1880s to 1894" Les leaders anarchistes parisiens du milieu des années 1880 à 1894

In our Ph.D. dissertation (Vivien Bouhey, Les Anarchistes contre la République, PUR, 2009), we have shown that, between 1880 and 1894, there (...)

SONN, Richard. Sex, Violence, and the Avant-Garde: Anarchism in Interwar France

University Park: Pennsylvania State University Press, 2010. x + 259 pp. $65.00 (cloth), ISBN 978-0-271-03663-2.

HEATH, Nick. " The Black Sea Mutiny: the Marty Myth and the Role of the Anarchists"

A look at the French Communist Party’s mystification of the 1919 Black Sea Mutiny. “We, the Social Defence Committee and the Black Sea Sailors (...)

MERRIMAN, John. The Dynamite Club. How a Bombing in Fin-de-Siècle Paris Ignited the Age of Modern Terror

Boston, Houghton Mifflin Harcourt, 2009, 259 p. ISBN : 9780618555987

BERRY, David. "‘Change the World Without Taking Power? The Libertarian Communist Tradition in France Today’ "

Journal of Contemporary European Studies, 61:1 2008 This paper assesses the contribution to the ideological and practical renewal of the left (...)

SHRYOCK, Richard. " Becoming political : Symbolist literature and the Third Republic"

Nineteenth Century French Studies (2005) 33 (3-4) : pp. 385-398, 460. Abstract Beginning in the early 1880s, the Third Republic pursued a (...)