In Russian and French prisons by Peter Kropotkin

In Russian and French prisons

byPeter Kropotkin

Kobo ebook | June 15, 2013

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"In Russian and French prisons is a 1887 essay by Piotr Kropotkin. It is more than a crude and detailed description of the Russian prison system and its comparison to Western European jails. It is also a very personal document by the famous Anarchist Prince, a description of hell rooted in his own experience. Finally, it is one of the first criminology essays ever written. At a time when prison was mainly a means of control of the undomesticated poor, Kropotkin shows prison is a natural outcome of an unjust social system. Discover this edition enriched with original preface and biography.

Title:In Russian and French prisonsFormat:Kobo ebookPublished:June 15, 2013Publisher:Les Editions de LondresLanguage:English

The following ISBNs are associated with this title:

ISBN - 10:1909782122

ISBN - 13:9781909782129