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Belgian Exile

Jonathan Beecher

in Victor Considerant and the Rise and Fall of French Romantic Socialism

Published by University of California Press

Published in print November 2001 | ISBN: 9780520222977
Published online March 2012 | e-ISBN: 9780520924727 | DOI: http://dx.doi.org/10.1525/california/9780520222977.003.0013
Belgian Exile

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This chapter focuses on Victor Considerant's exile to Belgium after the failed insurrection against Louis-Napoleon Bonaparte. It discusses Consideration public statement on the meaning of the failed insurrection and highlights the massive exodus of radical republicans and socialists who were forced into exile in England, Switzerland, or Belgium. It describes Considerant's activities during this exile and highlights his decision to leave for the U.S. with Albert Brisbane in December 1952.

Keywords: Victor Considerant; exile; Belgium; failed insurrection; Louis-Napoleon Bonaparte; radical republicans; socialists; Albert Brisbane; U.S.

Chapter.  10779 words. 

Subjects: Modern History (1700 to 1945)

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