AboutProfessor Richard Pankhurst is Sylvia Pankhurst's only child and was an adult throughout much of the period covered by this book. Using largely unpublished materials, he traces his mother's opposition to Italian Fascism and advocacy of Ethiopian independence. The author, who bore witness to his mother's political activities on behalf of Ethiopia, and other victims of Fascism, is a historian of the country where he resides with his wife Rita. He has written extensively on many aspects of Ethiopian history, and is the author of a biography of his mother's earlier life, Sylvia Pankhurst: Artist.
John Jeremy Hespeler-Boultbee and J. J. Hespeler-Boultbee
Wolbert G. C. Smidt
Richard Pankhurst and Denis Gerard
Richard Pankhurst and Rita Pankhurst