Welcome to Smashwords!

Check out our new interface for discovering great ebooks! Read the official announcement at the Smashwords Blog.

Please confirm your erotica preferences.

Learn more about erotica controls. You may change these settings at any time.

[Close]

Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Communism & socialism

The Revolutionary Philosophy of Marxism. Selected Writings on Dialectical Materialism
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 180,400. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2018 by Wellred. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Communism & socialism
A Selection of Writings on Dialectical Materialism by Marx, Engels, Lenin, Trotsky, Plekhanov, and Luxemburg, and Alan Woods. Marxist theory represents the synthesized experience, historical memory, and guide to action of the working class. The Revolutionary Philosophy of Marxism aims to arm the new generation of revolutionary socialists with these essential ideas.
Germany 1918-1933: Socialism or Barbarism
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 181,130. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2018 by Wellred. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Communism & socialism, Nonfiction » History » European
Germany 1918-33 was one of the most tumultuous periods in history. Following the revolution in Russia, the German workers and soldiers attempted to seize power in November 1918. Unfortunately, the revolution was betrayed by the Social Democratic leaders. In this book, Rob Sewell argues that all this was not inevitable, and analyses those events, drawing out the lessons for today.
The Classics of Marxism: Volume One
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,790. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2018 by Wellred. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Communism & socialism
The only way to learn about Marxism is to read the original works of Marx, Engels, Lenin and Trotsky. After all, nobody has ever expressed these ideas better than the authors themselves. The Communist Manifesto, Socialism: Utopian and Scientific, The State and Revolution, and The Transitional Program. Each and every one of these important works contains key lessons for the reader today.
The Ideas of Karl Marx
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,390. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2018 by Wellred. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Communism & socialism
This short book, released for the two hundredth birthday of Marx, contains a series of articles on the man, his life, and his ideas: from an explanation of the philosophy of Marxism; to Marx’s battles against petty-bourgeois anarchist ideas; to Trotsky’s assessment of the Communist Manifesto. This book should be read by all class-conscious workers as the beginning of the study Marxism.
The Classics of Marxism: Volume Two
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,660. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2018 by Wellred. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Communism & socialism
Karl Marx’s Wage Labour and Capital contains many important insights into the workings of the capitalist system and the way in which labour is exploited. In Left-Wing Communism we have Lenin’s exposition of the necessity to combine theoretical firmness with tactical and organizational flexibility in order to win the masses. Also contains In Defence of October and Stalinism and Bolshevism (Trotsky)
Russia: From Revolution To Counter-Revolution
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 182,260. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2018 by Wellred. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Communism & socialism, Nonfiction » History » Russian
Ted Grant’s book traces the evolution of Soviet Russia from the Bolshevik victory of 1917, through the rise of Stalinism and the political counter-revolution, its emergence as a super-power after the Second World War, and the crisis of Stalinism and its eventual collapse. The revolution changed the course of world history and the last century has been dominated by its consequences.
Bolshevism: The Road to Revolution
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 309,480. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2018 by Wellred. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Communism & socialism, Nonfiction » History » Russian
This is a comprehensive history of the Bolshevik Party, from its early beginnings through to the seizure of power in October 1917. Using a wealth of primary sources, Alan Woods reveals the real evolution of Bolshevism as a living struggle to apply the method of Marxism to the peculiarities of Russia. It can be used as a handbook for those involved in the movement today.
Germany: From Revolution to Counter-Revolution
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,100. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2018 by Wellred. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Communism & socialism, Nonfiction » History » European
From 1918 to 1933 revolution and counter-revolution followed hot on each others’ heels. The barbarity of the Nazis is well-documented. Less well-known are the events that preceded Hitler’s rise to power. This book shows the answer to one of the key questions of the modern era: How was it possible for the mightiest labour movement in Europe to be trampled under the iron heel of fascism?
China: From Permanent Revolution to Counter-Revolution
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 197,580. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2018 by Wellred. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Communism & socialism
This book is a comprehensive analysis of the revolutionary history of China, from the early 20th century to the present era of crisis, aided by a wealth of research which cuts across the many historical distortions both of bourgeois academia and of the Chinese Communist Party.
Marxism and Anarchism
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 136,060. Language: British English. Published: November 12, 2018 by Wellred. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Communism & socialism
This volume includes classic essays by Engels, Lenin, Trotsky, Plekhanov, and contemporary analysis by Alan Woods and others, on an array of topics related to anarchism, e.g. the Occupy movement; Marx vs Bakunin; Engels on authority; Michael Albert and Parecon; why Marxists oppose individual terrorism; direct action; anarcho-syndicalism; Kronstadt; the Makhno rebellion; the Spanish Revolution.
The Opportunity Costs of Socialism: Trump White House Economic Advisers Report on History and Risks of Socialist Policies, Analysis of Senator Sanders Medicare for All (M4A) Healthcare Plan Proposal
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 36,300. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Communism & socialism, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Economic policy
Coincident with the 200th anniversary of Karl Marx's birth, socialism is making a comeback in American political discourse. Detailed policy proposals from self-declared socialists are gaining support in Congress and among much of the electorate. It is unclear, of course, exactly what a typical voter has in mind when he or she thinks of "socialism."
Dr. Corsi Investigates: Why the Democratic Party Has Gone Communist
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 24,330. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Communism & socialism, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Current affairs
Introducing the new audio book series from the New York Times bestselling author of Killing The Deep State.
El terrorismo como crimen internacional. Doble moral de la Unión Soviética
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 79,520. Language: Spanish. Published: September 8, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Terrorism, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Communism & socialism
Interesante descripción analítica del fenómeno del terrorismo internacional concebido desde la óptica de la Unión Soviética durante la etapa más critica de este fenómeno en la guerra fría. Es un texto de indiscutible aportación intelectual para historiadoes, cientistas políticos, geopolitologos, docentes de ciencias sociales, miembros de organismos de seguridad y lectores en general.
Pragmatic Idealism: Ernesto "Che" Guevara's Strategic Choice for Bolivia - Ideological, Strategic, and Psychological Factors Leading to Guerrilla War, Foco, Castro, and the Barrientos Regime
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 32,550. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Communism & socialism
Ideologically, Guevara was a true believer in the worldwide proletarian revolution. He saw in imperialism the encroaching arms of capitalism. In addition, he believed in an inevitable war between communism and capitalism and was convinced that he was an instrument of the inevitable victory of communism.
Implications of Ideology in the Endurance of Competitive Authoritarian Regimes - Case Studies of Venezuela Under Hugo Chavez and Peru Under Fujimori, Left versus Right, Bolivarianismo and Chavismo
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 37,530. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Communism & socialism, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General
What are the implications of ideology in the endurance of competitive authoritarian regimes? This study aims to study this connection through a comparison of two recent studies in Latin America, Peru, as governed by Alberto Fujimori, and Venezuela, under the rule of Hugo Chavez.
Affecting U.S. Policy Toward Latin America: An Analysis of Lower-Level Officials - Case Studies of Guatemala 1954, Costa Rica 1948, Present-day Bolivia and President Morales, Anti-Communist Hysteria
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 42,830. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General, Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Communism & socialism
Why did the U.S. government back the coup of Guatemala's democratically elected president in 1954? What factors influenced the behavior of U.S. officials in Guatemala leading up to this coup, and how much agency did they have in affecting U.S. policy toward Guatemala at the time?
Genios de la Estrategia Militar Volumen XI
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 118,750. Language: Spanish. Published: May 12, 2018 by Luis Alberto Villamarin Pulido. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Communism & socialism, Nonfiction » Relationships & Family » Reference
Reflexiones políticas, históricas, geopolíticas y analíticas de pensadores y comanantes militares que con sus ejecutorias construyeron los fundamentos de la estrategia moderna, ciencia que es aplicable mediante analogías a diversas actividades del quehacer humano.
1998 Plataforma de la Tendencia Bolchevique Internacionalista (TBI) - Nuestra ruptura con el PTS
Price: Free! Words: 125,840. Language: Spanish. Published: March 11, 2018 by Editorial Socialista Rudolph Klement. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Communism & socialism
1998 ​ Plataforma de la Tendencia Bolchevique Internacionalista (TBI) contra una corriente liquidacionista del trotskismo Nuestra ruptura con el PTS (Partido de los Trabajadores Socialistas de Argentina) Incluye la Plataforma de constitución de la TBI, escrita en septiembre de 1998, y otras polémicas
En defensa del marxismo
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 111,810. Language: Spanish. Published: February 16, 2018 by Editorial Socialista Rudolph Klement. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Communism & socialism
Compilación póstuma de cartas y documentos de León Trotsky escritos entre 1939 y 1940 que dan cuenta de una dura lucha fraccional al interior de la Cuarta Internacional, contra una fracción del SWP norteamericano, una de sus secciones más importantes. Esta fracción pequeñoburguesa del SWP negaba la lucha por la defensa de la URSS.
1989: la burocracia stalinista entregó los Estados Obreros a Wall Street y al capitalismo mundial
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 121,120. Language: Spanish. Published: October 31, 2017 by Editorial Socialista Rudolph Klement. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics & Current Affairs » Communism & socialism
La obra que le presentamos al lector está dedicada a introducirnos en cuestiones claves del marxismo que la lucha de clases, a fines del siglo XX y en los primeros años del siglo XXI, le ha planteado al movimiento socialista revolucionario internacional. Nos referiremos en este trabajo a la liquidación, entrega y destrucción de los estados obreros por parte de la burocracia stalinista.

Related Categories