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By Merilyn Moos

ISBN-10: 1782796770

ISBN-13: 9781782796770

Siegi Moos, an anti-Nazi and lively member of the German Communist social gathering, escaped Germany in 1933 and, exiled in Britain, sought one other path to the transformation of capitalism. This biography charts Siegi’s existence, beginning in Germany whilst he witnessed the Bavarian uprisings of 1918/19 and relocating to the later upward thrust of the extraordinary correct. We persist with his development in Berlin as a dedicated Communist and an lively anti-Nazi within the well-organised crimson entrance, ahead of a lot of the German Communist occasion (KPD) took the Nazis heavily, and his deep involvement within the loose Thinkers and in agit-prop theatre. The ebook additionally describes Siegi’s lifestyles as an exile: the lack of family members, comrades, his first language and finally his previous political opinions. opposed to a history of the loneliness of exile, the political and the non-public grew to become indissolubly intertwined while Siegi’s spouse, Lotte, had a courting with an Irish/Soviet undercover agent. finally, we glance into Siegi’s time as a examine employee on the prestigious Oxford Institute of information at Oxford college from 1938, changing into an financial consultant less than the Labour best Minister, Wilson, 1966-1970, and the way, ultimately, after retirement, he back to writing.

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