Richard Muller, a number one determine of the German Revolution in 1918, is unknown at the present time. because the operator and unionist who represented Berlin s metalworkers, he used to be major organiser of the progressive Stewards, a clandestine community that organised a chain of mass moves among 1916 and 1918. With robust aid within the factories, the progressive Stewards have been the driver of the Revolution. by way of telling Muller's tale, this learn supplies a truly assorted account of the innovative delivery of the Weimar Republic. utilizing new archival assets and leaving behind the normal specialize in the heritage of political events, Ralf Hoffrogge zooms in on operating type politics at the store flooring and its contribution to social switch. First released in German by means of Karl Dietz Verlag as "Richard Muller - Der Mann hinter der November Revolution," Berlin, 2008, this english variation used to be completerly revised for the english talking viewers and comprises new resources and up to date literature."
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