IISH

Julian Borchardt Papers

Period  1927-1931
Total size   0.12 m.
Consultation Not restricted

Biography

Born in Bromberg, Prussia 1868, died in Berlin 1932; socialist journalist and writer; published on historical and economical subjects including a widely translated digest of Marx's "Das Kapital"; editor of social democratic newspapers 1901-1906; lecturer for the SPD central education committee 1907-1913; member of the Prussian diet 1911-1913; edited Lichtstrahlen 1913-1916, 1918-1921 as a platform of German and international left anti-war-opposition and early communist movement during the First World War and after, but never joined the communist party.

Content

Manuscript of his "Deutsche Geschichte", which was written 1927-1931 and remained a fragment.

Processing information

List made by Götz Langkau in 1993