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By Fredy Perlman

ISBN-10: 0934868255

ISBN-13: 9780934868259

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His significant paintings, an enormous examine of the increase of totalitarian life and a profound confirmation of the fight to reassert human values. probably the most major and influential anarchic texts of the previous few many years.

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The next day the Tsar arrived with somewhat less fanfare but with rather more security,  burly Russian detectives manhandling the crowd. Tsar Nicholas, it was noted, travelled without his German wife and his reception from the public was somewhat colder.  It was only a very slight overstatement. From Olympus then, level-headed, well-informed, internationally minded Europeans – not cynics, but not dupes either – could still  1913 view the world in  with a certain equanimity, their civilisation unmatched, their superiority unchallenged, their peace disturbed only by a few rabble-rousers, martinets and revolutionaries at home, their future guaranteed by the march of progress.

To peer down Whitehall, the seat of imperial government, home of its various government ministries. Here, Streeton suggested, at the nexus of political authority, military power and royal prerogative lay the centre of empire – and therefore the centre of London. But it was another nexus – that of trade and money – which was more commonly viewed as the city’s true centre. In The Heart of Empire, painted in , Danish-born artist Niels Moeller Lund placed Bank junction at London’s geographic and moral core.

But not today, nor perhaps tomorrow. When over, equilibrium would be re-established and calm restored. Olympus would remain inviolate, the dangers to it not negligible, but not unmanageable either. As it was, the sun still rose each morning over Europe from behind the Urals and still set each evening into the wide Atlantic. The stars above remained fixed in the firmament. The universe continued on its steady, silent course. LONDON World City The capital of a small group of islands off the north-western coast of the European landmass, London had become, by , the most populous city the world had ever seen, the metropolis of the largest empire the world had ever seen, the fulcrum of global order, and the core of global finance.

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