Acknowledgements Introduction by Larry Hannant Chapter 1. Early Years Chapter 2. The 1930s Chapter 3. The War Chapter 4. Postwar Years Chapter 5. Letters from China, with a foreword by Monica Whyte Appendix Notes Index
Cigar-smoking rabble-rouser and Communist Bert Whyte was known by many as a most charming storyteller.
Larry Hannant is a Canadian historian specializing in twentieth-century political dissent. He is the author of The Infernal Machine: Investigating the Loyalty of Canada's Citizens and the editor of The Politics of Passion: Norman Bethune's Writing and Art, which won the Robert S. Kenny Prize in Left/Labour Studies. He also researched and co-wrote a feature-length documentary film on the Doukhobors, The Spirit Wrestlers, which was broadcast on History Television. He currently teaches at Camosun College and the University of Victoria.