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As published in the Foundation’s Report for 1937–38:
NORTON, MAX (Pen name: Max Nomad): Appointed for the writing of a history of the socialist-communist, liberal-democratic, nationalistic-patriotic and reactionary conspiracies which contributed toward shaping the course of political events for the last one hundred and fifty years; tenure, twelve months from July 1, 1937.
Born September 15, 1881, in Poland. Education: University of Vienna, 1900–03.
Publications: Die Revolutionäre Bewegung in Russland, 1902; Rebels and Renegades, 1932. Articles and reviews in Scribner’s Magazine, Hound & Horn, Modern Monthly, Soviet Russia, Nation. Contributor to Encyclopaedia of the Social Sciences; Recovery Through Revolution, 1933.