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Alexander Herzen

(1812—1870) radical publicist


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(1812–70),

leading Russian revolutionary thinker, who settled in London in 1852, where he established the first Free Russian Press (1853) and wrote various works which, smuggled into Russia, were a major influence on Radical opinion there.

Subjects: Literature.


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