-- E.J. Hobsbawm, New York Review of Books
"This beautifully written book is the most exciting and important political study in years."
-- S. M. Miller, Department of Sociology, Boston University.
"Of the first importance; it is bound to have a wide and various influence; and it is disturbing."
-- Jack Beatty, The Nation
From the Publisher
"A provocative book that should be read by both students and makers of social history."--Michael Harrington, The New York Times Book Review