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Some of the voices during this publication got here to oppose international battle I after reflecting on adventure, others adverse it on precept earlier than a shot was once fired—they could have been few in quantity, yet steadily their impact rose. This anthology offers diversified voices of fellows and ladies who puzzled and adversarial the conflict: liberals, radicals and pacifists, anarchists and socialists, infantrymen and noncombatants. Featured writers comprise: James Connolly, Eugene Debs, Emma Goldman, Keir Hardie, Jean Jaurès, Louis Lecoin, V. I. Lenin, John Maclean, Errico Malatesta, Sylvia Pankhurst, Siegfried Sassoon. they're American, Asian, British, French, German, Irish, Italian, and Russian. a number of the texts are newly translated or look in English the 1st time.

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