Books written by Neil Faulkner

A Radical History of the World

Pluto Press (UK) | September 15, 2018 | 512 pages
History is a weapon. The powerful have their version of events, the people have another. And if we understand how the past was forged, we arm ourselves to change the future.This is the history of the struggle and revolution of human society: of hominids, hunters and herders; of emperors and slaves;... More Info

A People's History of the Russian Revolution

Pluto Press (UK) | January 11, 2017 | 304 pages
The Russian Revolution may well be the most misunderstood event in modern history. In A People's History of the Russian Revolution, Neil Faulkner sets out to debunk the myths. In this fast-paced introduction to the tumultuous events, the Russian people are the heroes. Faulkner shows how a mass... More Info

A Marxist History of the World

Pluto Press (UK) | April 9, 2013 | 360 pages
This magisterial analysis of human history - from "Lucy," the first hominid, to the Great Recession of 2008 - combines the insights of earlier generations of Marxist historians with radical new ideas about the historical process.Reading history against the grain, Neil Faulkner reveals that what... More Info