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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...
Russia: From Workers' State to State Capitalism
All Power to the Soviets
Tony Cliff was a lifelong organizer within the international socialist movement. His groundbreaking work established the unique interpretation of...
Revolution and Counterrevolution
An exciting contribution to the discussion about class and the Russian Revolution.
The Comintern, from its years as a school of strategy and tactics, to its Stalinist demise.
Lars T. Lih
Lars T. Lih revolutionizes the conventional interpretation of Lenin's classic, included here in an authoritative new translation.
Lenin's Political Thought
A comprehensive history of the political and philosophical evolution of history's most controversial revolutionary.
Revolution In Danger
Assailed by counter-revolution from within and without, Victor Serge brings to life the unwavering revolutionary commitment of red Petrograd.
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.
Toward the United Front
The proceedings of the last congress of the Communist International in which Lenin participated, now at last available in English
This illustrated introduction's irreverent cartoons will amuse readers, and surprise them with its sophisticated portrait of Trotsky's life and works.
Paul Le Blanc
A stimulating collection of essays on the revolutionary socialist Vladimir Lenin that survey fierce controversies over his life and ideas.
Kollotai was a brilliant and passionate defender of the ideals of the Russian revolution and women's liberation.
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.
State and Revolution
V. I. Lenin
As both historical document and political statement, State and Revolution's importance can hardly be exaggerated.
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.
Year One of the Russian Revolution
Serge exposes the heart of the vital first year of the most important working class revolution in 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.
Life and Death of Leon Trotsky
Natalia Ivanovna Sedova
A biography of Leon Trotsky by two of his close friends and collaborators
To the Masses
The proceedings and resolutions of the third congress of the Communist International available in translation for the first time.
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.
The Dimensions of Hegemony
In this highly original and engaging text, Craig Brandist unearths the Russian roots of Gramsci’s concept of cultural hegemony.
The Russian Social-Democratic Labour Party, 1899-1904
Everyone has read Lenin’s What is to Be Done.’ Now everyone can read the contributions of his political interlocutors.
Engaging, page-turning first hand account of the promise of the Russian Revolution.