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The lives of Agnes Smedley

by Ruth Price

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Published by Oxford University Press in Oxford ; New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States,
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Smedley, Agnes, 1892-1950,
    • Authors, American -- 20th century -- Biography,
    • Journalists -- United States -- Biography,
    • Feminists -- United States -- Biography,
    • Radicals -- United States -- Biography,
    • Espionage, Soviet -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementRuth Price.
      GenreBiography.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS3537.M16 Z85 2005
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 498 p. :
      Number of Pages498
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3294235M
      ISBN 10019514189X
      ISBN 109780195141894
      LC Control Number2004014874
      OCLC/WorldCa55845715

      Alice Roberts describes the fascinating life of a committed American friend of China: Agnes Smedley, the article first appeared in SACU's China Now magazine It is difficult to convey in a few brief words how a working-class woman, born in northern Missouri of an itinerant miner and a boarding house cook and raised in the Rockefeller 'mining camps' where the Colorado Fuel and Iron. Compre o livro The Lives of Agnes Smedley na : confira as ofertas para livros em inglês e importados The Lives of Agnes Smedley - Livros na Amazon Brasil- Pular para conteúdo principalReviews: 4.

      The Lives of Agnes Smedley by Ruth Price starting at $ The Lives of Agnes Smedley has 1 available editions to buy at Half Price Books Marketplace. Agnes Smedley, an ardent champion of the Chinese Communist revolution, wrote prolifically in its support: Her works still sell million of copies in China, where she is : Joyce Antler.

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Drawing on fifteen years of intensive research and unprecedented access to previously unpublished documents, this vibrant book brings to life one of the twentieth century's most fascinating women. Ruth Price traces Agnes Smedley's unlikely trajectory from a small Missouri town to the coal country of Colorado; to Berkeley and Greenwich Village; to Berlin, Moscow, and China.

Drawing on fifteen years of intensive research and unprecedented access to previously unpublished documents, this vibrant book brings to life one of the twentieth century's most fascinating women. Ruth Price traces Agnes Smedley's unlikely trajectory from a small Missouri town to the coal country of Colorado; to Berkeley and Greenwich Village.

Drawing on fifteen years of intensive research and unprecedented access to previously unpublished documents, this vibrant book brings to life one of the twentieth century's most fascinating women. The Lives of Agnes Smedley - Ruth Price - Oxford University Press.

Ruth Price taught English for several years at CUNY, has worked for the New York City and state governments, and was press secretary for Bella Abzug. She has published several works of genre fiction.

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