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Guerrilla USA : the George Jackson Brigade and the anticapitalist underground of the 1970s

Author: Daniel Burton-Rose
Publisher: Berkeley : University of California Press, ©2010.
Edition/Format:   Print book : State or province government publication : EnglishView all editions and formats
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"We are cozy cuddly/armed and dangerous/and we will/raze the fucking prisons/to the ground/. In an attempt to deliveron this promise, the George Jackson Brigade launched a violent three-year campaign in the mid-1970s against corporate and state institutions in the Pacific Northwest. This campaign, conceived of by a group of blacks and whites, both straight and gay, claimed fifteen attempted bombings, as many bank  Read more...
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Genre/Form: History
Material Type: Government publication, State or province government publication, Internet resource
Document Type: Book, Internet Resource
All Authors / Contributors: Daniel Burton-Rose
ISBN: 9780520264281 0520264282 9780520264298 0520264290
OCLC Number: 449860373
Description: xiii, 338 pages : illustrations, maps ; 23 cm
Contents: Origins --
Consciousness: comrade criminal --
Consciousness: sister subverter --
Underground.
Responsibility: Daniel Burton-Rose.

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Drawing on extensive interviews with surviving members of the George Jackson Brigade, this book provides an inside-out perspective on the social movements of the 1970s. It is also a compelling  Read more...

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"Burton-Rose demonstrates an extensive knowledge on the subject and provides a great source of information." -- Susie Poulter Sacramento News & Review "Guerilla USA is useful as a window into the Read more...

 
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