Hungary 1956: reading guide

Man spitting on decapitated head of Stalin statue, Hungary 1956.'s reading guide to the 1956 Hungarian uprising against the Communist dictatorship which saw a general strike declared and workers' councils spring up across the country.

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Oct 14 2012 15:49

i would recommend this, which if i get time i will add to the libcom library.

It is written by Peter Fryer, the Daily Worker (now Morning Star) correspondant in Hungary who rebelled against the paper editorship (CPGB stalinist party of which he was a member) when they attempted to censor his reports of the uprising. This book split the CPGB