Bruce Levine

Bruce Levine is the author of The Fall of the House of Dixie: The Civil War and the Social Revolution — That Transformed the South (Random House, 2013). He has written three other books on the Civil War: Confederate Emancipation: Southern Plans to Free and Arm Slaves during the Civil War (Oxford University Press, 2005, Half Slave & Half Free: The Roots of Civil War (Hill & Wang, 2005) and The Spirit of 1848: German Immigrants, Labor Conflict, and the Coming of the Civil War (University of Illinois Press, 1992) and co-edited two books on U.S. labor. His latest book, Thaddeus Stevens, Revolutionary was published by Simon and Schuster (2021). He taught history at the University of Cincinnati, University of California-Santa Cruz and the University of Illinois.

Thaddeus Stevens: Bourgeois Revolutionary
Against the Current No. 214, September/October 2021

A Flawed Conception of Class
Against the Current, No. 166, September/October 2013

Roots of U.S. Capitalism
Against the Current, No. 156, January/February 2012