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Author Windle, Kevin, 1947- author

Title Undesirable : Captain Zuzenko and the workers of Australia and the world / Kevin Windle
Published North Melbourne, Vic. : Australian Scholarly Publishing, 2012
North Melbourne, Vic. : Australian Scholarly Publishing, 2012

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 MELB  303.4840994 Win/Ucz  AVAILABLE
Description xxi, 274 pages : illustrations, portraits. ; 24 cm
regular print
Contents 1. The making of a revolutionary -- 2. Russian Australia 1905-1917 and the emergence of Zuzenko -- 3. An objectionable element -- 4. 'A very violent agitator' and the 'Bolshevik trouble' -- 5. Destination unknown -- 6. The Internationalist -- 7. Round the world for the revolution -- 8. a troika of agitators -- 9. Orpheus expelled from the underworld -- 10. At the heart of history -- 11. Master and alien -- 12. British spy -- 13. Afterlife -- Epilogue: Of memory and memorials
Summary Alexander Zuzenko, a sailor and veteran of the failed 1905 revolution in Russia, arrived in Australia in 1911 and embarked upon a career of industrial and political agitation and radical journalism. Soon branded an unscrupulous advocate of Bolshevism by the security services, he went on to head the Union of Russian Workers in Brisbane etc
Analysis Australia
Biography & autobiography (Australia)
Biography & autobiography (Queensland)
Protest movements & pressure groups (Queensland)
Publishing, journalism & media (Queensland)
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 251-263) and index
Audience Tertiary/Undergraduate, General
Subject Zuzenko, Alexander Mikhailovich, 1884-1938.
Zuzenko, Alexander, 1884-1938 -- Biography
Zuzenko, Alexander, 1884-1938
Civil disobedience -- Australia -- History.
Labor unions and communism -- Australia -- History -- 20th century.
Labor unions and communism -- Australia -- History.
Political activists -- Australia -- History.
Political activists -- Australia.
Pressure groups -- Australia -- History.
Pressure groups -- Australia.
Protest movements -- Australia -- History.
Communists -- Australia -- Biography.
Protest movements -- Australia.
Australia -- Politics and government -- 20th century.
Genre/Form Biographies.
ISBN 9781921875755 (paperback)