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A world search for democracy

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Title:
A world search for democracy
Description:
Draft manuscript of unpublished book comparing the political philosophies of fascism, communism and democracy. It is told through the correspondence between a college professor at a small, southern, black college and a female friend at home as he visits Europe, Germany, Russia, China, Japan, and Africa.
Author:
Du Bois, W. E. B. (William Edward Burghardt), 1868-1963
Date:
[ca. 1937]
Format:
Manuscripts
Genre:
Manuscripts (document genre)
Drafts (documents)
Location:
Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries
Box 225 (shelf locator)
Collection (local):
W. E. B. Du Bois Papers
Series:
Series 5. Nonfiction books
Subjects:
Democracy
Communism
Politics and government
Fascism
Places:
United States
China
Germany
Japan
Soviet Union
England
Japan
Extent:
104 p.
Link to Item:
Terms of Use:
All rights for this document are held by the David Graham Du Bois Trust. Requests to publish, redistribute, or replicate this material should be addressed to Special Collections and University Archives, University of Massachusetts Amherst Libraries.
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Language:
English
Identifier:
mums312-b225-i044