Dead Socialist Watch, #69

G. E. M. de ste Croix, the greatest Marxist ancient historian of them all, Fellow of New College, Oxford, and author of the Big Red Book, aka The Class Struggle in the Ancient Greek World. Born 8 February 1910; died 5 February 2002.

Another obit is here, and there’s some bloggerage of his book over at Kieran Healy’s.

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