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This is Volume Five of a history of the British Communist Party in the twentieth century, and covers the period from 1951 to 1968.

 

 

 

 

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This book looks at how leading radicals came to terms with the English Revolution as it slid from its high point in 1649 to the Restoration of royalty and Charles II in 1660.

 

 

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This is not a conventional biography, but a number of brilliant interpretative essays, analysing the forces which Cromwell helped to create, and which created him.

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The manifesto of Youth Fight for Jobs and Education

 

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A Very British Strike draws on previously unpublished sources and contemporary accounts as well as research, building a picture of exaclty how and why the Strike began and ended less than two weeks later

 

 

 

 

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New updated edition of Seamus Milne's classic book on the secret war against the miners

 

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In July 1888, fourteen hundred women and girls employed by the matchmakers Bryant and May walked out of their East End factory and into the history books.
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Only 30 miners out of 2,000 from the Leicestershire coalfield struck against the pit closure programme. They became renowned as The Dirty Thirty.

 

 

 

 

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The Profumo affair was the political scandal of the 20th century. The Tory War Minister, John Profumo, had been having sex with a teenager named Christine Keeler, who had also slept with a Soviet spy.

 

 

 

 

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Anna Minton’s acclaimed polemic, now updated to cover the UK property collapse and London’s controversial Olympic Park, shows us the face of Britain today.

 

 

 

 

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The Strange Death of Labour Scotland analyses the rise and fall of Labour in Scotland and asks: is Labour's decline irreversible?

 

 

 

 

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In January 1986, some 5,500 workers employed by four of Britain's national newspapers were sacked. Bad News tells the story of an ordinary group of people thrown into extraordinary circumstances, and how those circumstances affected their lives.

 

 

 

 

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Housing was at the heart of the financial collapse, and our economy is now precariously reliant on the housing market. In this book, Danny Dorling argues that housing is the defining issue of our times.

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In February 1970, students occupying the Registry at Warwick University uncovered evidence of secret political surveillance of staff and students.
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This lavishly illustrated centenary account of the birth of the New Unionism brings to life one of the most important moments in labour history through the remarkable lives of those involved.

 

 

 

 

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George Lansbury's account of the formation and history of the Daily Herald newspaper

 

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In the summer of ’61 John Profumo, Minister for War, enjoyed a brief affair with Christine Keeler…
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Singing from the Floor is the story of this remarkable movement, faithfully captured in the voices of those who formed it by JP Bean
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This pamphlet tries to map out the key issues facing retail workers

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Dylan Thomas is Wales most famous poet. This year, 2014, marks the centenary of his birth.

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In 2007, four trade unionists from different UNISON branches were publicly and unjustly accused of racism. This book tells the story of the campaign that cleared them of all charges.

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Edward Snowden, a young computer genius working for America's National Security Agency, blew the whistle on the way this powerful organisation uses new technology to spy on the entire planet.

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Unrestrained by convention, lion-hearted and free, Eleanor Marx (1855-98) was an exceptional woman.

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The classic social history of the great English agricultural uprising of 1830, from two of the greatest modern historians

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While numerous books have addressed the financial crisis, very little has been written about its social consequences.

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Owen Jones sets out on a journey into the heart of our Establishment, from the lobbies of Westminster to the newsrooms, boardrooms and trading rooms of Fleet Street and the City.

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Russell Brand wants YOU to join the revolution.

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The story of three black footballers during the late 1970s in a climate of racial tension spurred on by the National Front.

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Our Flag Stays Red is a unique account of communist and anti-fascist activity in London's East End in the 1930s and 1940s.

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James Meek shows how Britain’s common wealth became private, and the impact it has had on us all

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