The Last Revolutionaries: German Communists and Their Century

@inproceedings{Epstein2003TheLR,
  title={The Last Revolutionaries: German Communists and Their Century},
  author={C. Epstein},
  year={2003}
}
  • C. Epstein
  • Published 2003
  • History
  • "The Last Revolutionaries" tells a story of unwavering political devotion: it follows the lives of German communists across the tumultuous 20th century. Before 1945, German communists were political outcasts in the Weimar Republic and courageous resisters in Nazi Germany; they also suffered Stalin's Great Purges and struggled through emigration in countries hostile to communism. After World War II, they became leaders of East Germany, where they ran a dictatorial regime until they were swept… CONTINUE READING
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