When cowboys were workers and battled their bosses
How war gave birth to revolution in nineteenth century France
America’s leading essayist on the frantic retreat of democracy, in the fire and smoke of the war on terror
Illuminating account of the turbulent history of twentieth-century Indonesia.
“Smart, funny, and comprehensive.” — Nell Irvin Painter
The classic study of white-collar lifestyle and culture in prewar Germany.
A remarkable history of the formation of Marxist thought
In Boston in the 1970s he wrote articles and movie reviews for a range of publications and did regular political commentary for WBCN radio. With...
Tracing the complexity and contradictory nature of work throughout history
A revelatory new history of the colonization of the American West, by way of camels, date palms, and Biosphere 2
A major historical account of the evolution of American imperialism.
A longtime movement insider's powerful account of the origins of today's protest movements and what they can achieve now
Yvonne Kapp’s monumental biography of the daughter of Karl Marx who became a radical activist
A major new reading of the 1973 war in the Middle East