The great madness; a victory for the American plutocracy. Scott Nearing.

The great madness; a victory for the American plutocracy

New York: The Rand School of Social Science, 1917. 44p., wraps, paper mildly toned, light vertical crease.

After publication of this pamphlet, the government indicted Nearing for treason. "Nearing delivered such an eloquent defense at his trial (February 6-19, 1919) that he was acquitted, the only major pacifist to escape prison." *Encyclopedia of the American Left, second edition, p. 541.

Cat.No: 34996

Price: $150.00