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The Knights Errant of Anarchy: London and the Italian Anarchist Diaspora (1880-1917)

Pietro Paola


The political diaspora played a major part in the history of the international anarchist movement. In the late eighteenth and early nineteenth centuries, hundreds of militants, escaping from domestic persecution and following their internationalist ideals, took the path of exile and established colonies in European and non-European countries. This book unveils the intriguing world of anarchist refugees in London from the second half of the nineteenth century to the outbreak of World War I. It combines an investigation of anarchist political organisations and activities with a study of the ever ... More

Keywords: anarchy, exiles, London, refugees, Italy, anarchist movement, diaspora, political organisations, militants

Bibliographic Information

Print publication date: 2013 Print ISBN-13: 9781846319693
Published to Liverpool Scholarship Online: September 2014 DOI:10.5949/liverpool/9781846319693.001.0001


Affiliations are at time of print publication.

Pietro Paola, author
University of Lincoln