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1905 chronicles the key developments lead to revolution and the unsuccessful attempt at overthrowing the Tsar of Russia.
Alexander Shlyapnikov, 1885-1937
Barbara C. Allen
The first biographyin any languageof Alexander Shlyapnikov, a leader and founder, along with Kollontai, of the Workers’ Opposition.
Kollotai was a brilliant and passionate defender of the ideals of the Russian revolution and women's liberation.
All Power to the Soviets
Tony Cliff was a lifelong organizer within the international socialist movement. His groundbreaking work established the unique interpretation of...
The Bolsheviks Come to Power
A classic work depicting the early months of the Russian Revolution. With a new introduction for the Revolution's centenary.
Building the Party
The Russian Revolution of 1917 was one of the pivotal events in world history, and the Russian Bolshevik Party played a central role in that...
The Comintern, from its years as a school of strategy and tactics, to its Stalinist demise.
Eyewitnesses to the Russian Revolution
The Russian Revolution turned the world upside down. This reader tells the story of what happened with riveting eyewitness accounts.
History of the Russian Revolution
An unparalleled account of one of the most pivotal and hotly debated events in world history.
Lenin and the Revolutionary Party
Paul Le Blanc
Lenin's political and organizational ideas confront the reality of the labor movement and the revolutionary process.
Lars T. Lih
Lars T. Lih revolutionizes the conventional interpretation of Lenin's classic, included here in an authoritative new translation.
Engaging, page-turning first hand account of the promise of the Russian Revolution.
Lenin's Political Thought
A comprehensive history of the political and philosophical evolution of history's most controversial revolutionary.
Leninism under Lenin
A winner of the Isaac Deutscher Prize Liebmann highlights democratic dimensions in Lenin's thinking as it developed over 25 years.
This illustrated introduction's irreverent cartoons will amuse readers, and surprise them with its sophisticated portrait of Trotsky's life and works.
Leon Trotsky and the Organizational Principles of the Revolutionary Party
Paul Le Blanc
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Trotsky’s own words on revolutionary organization, from 1917 to 1940, highlight the dynamics of democratic initiative and principled centralism.
Lessons of October
An critical examination of the key actors and larger social movements that led to the rise of the Bolsheviks.
Life and Death of Leon Trotsky
Natalia Ivanovna Sedova
A biography of Leon Trotsky by two of his close friends and collaborators
Paul Le Blanc
An evocative and inspiring account of the events of the 1917 Russian Revolution and its legacy.
The Preobrazhensky Papers: Archival Documents and Materials
Evgenii Alexeyevich Preobrazhensky
The documents in this volume, newly discovered and translated into English for the first time, reveal a previously unknown Preobrazhensky.
S. A. Smith
A deeply engaging study, unmatched in its depth, of factory life in Petrograd over the course of Russia’s revolutionary year.
Reminiscences of Lenin
Nadezhda Konstantinova Krupskaya
A personal account of Lenin’s life and thought, written by the woman who knew him best.
Revolution and Counterrevolution
An exciting contribution to the discussion about class and the Russian Revolution.
The Revolution Besieged
The last installment of Tony Cliff's biography of Russian revolutionary V.I. Lenin, available for the first time in the U.S.