Dates of revolutionary and radical events
The definitive account of Martin Luther King, Jr.’s assassination
Seventy years after the Chinese Revolution of 1949, what remains of Mao’s communist legacy?
America’s leading essayist on the frantic retreat of democracy, in the fire and smoke of the war on terror
From the award-winning author of The Rise of Islamic State, the essential story of the Middle East’s disintegration
In his neglected masterpiece, Weber brings sociology to bear on civilizations as diverse as Mesopotamia, Egypt, Greece and Rome
A fascinating portrait of life with the Black Panthers in Algiers: a story of liberation and radical politics
A major historical account of the evolution of American imperialism.
How slavery shaped the market economy and abolitionists gave us our ideals
“One of the world’s great historians, unrivalled in his ability to master and synthesize vast historical literatures.” —Jeet Heer, The New Republic
The classic analysis of the caste system with an extensive introduction by Arundhati Roy