Booklist - Political Memoirs and Biographies

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There are 85 books in this booklist - they are listed in order of year of publication. Newest titles are at the top. (We may not have all of them in stock right now, get in touch to find out)

Eugene V. Debs: A Graphic Biography by Paul Buhle, Steve Max, and Dave Nance, illustrated by Noah Van Sciver, £11.99 (paperback, 2019) ISBN 9781786636874

Where We Go from Here: Two Years in the Resistance by Bernie Sanders, £20.00 (hardback, 2018) ISBN 9781785904677

Becoming by Michelle Obama, £25.00 (hardback, 2018) ISBN 9780241334140

Unhinged: An Insider's Account of the Trump White House by Omarosa Manigault Newman, £20.00 (hardback, 2018) ISBN 9781471180439

So They Call You Pisher! A Memoir by Michael Rosen, £9.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781786633996

Dare Not Linger: The Presidential Years by Nelson Mandela and Mandla Langa, £12.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781509809615

Mandela: His Essential Life by Peter Hain, £9.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9781786607584

A Woman's Work by Harriet Harman, £9.99 (paperback, 2018) ISBN 9780141983868

Party Animals: My Family and Other Communists by David Aaronovitch, £9.99 (paperback, 2017) ISBN 9780099478973

Gerry Adams: An Unauthorised Life by Malachi O'Doherty, £14.99 (paperback, 2017) ISBN 9780571315956

Corbyn: The Strange Rebirth of Radical Politics by Richard Seymour, £9.99 (paperback, 2017) ISBN 9781786632999

Citizen Clem by John Bew, £12.99 (paperback, 2017) ISBN 9781780879925

Hinterland by Chris Mullin, £9.99 (paperback, 2017) ISBN 9781781256060

Jo Cox: More in Common by Brendan Cox, £16.99 (hardback, 2017) ISBN 9781473659186

The Long and Winding Road by Alan Johnson, £8.99 (paperback, 2017) ISBN 9780552172158

The Lady and the Generals: Aung San Suu Kyi and Burma's Struggle for Freedom by Peter Popham, £9.99 (paperback, 2017) ISBN 9781846043734

King of Kings: The Triumph and Tragedy of Emperor Haile Selassie I of Ethiopia by Asfa-Wossen Asserate, £12.99 (paperback, 2017) ISBN 9781910376645

The Making of Donald Trump by David Cay Johnston, £9.99 (paperback, 2017) ISBN 9781612196589

The Benn Diaries by Tony Benn, £30.00 (hardback, 2017) ISBN 9781786330765

Che, My Brother by Juan Martin Guevara and Armelle Vincent, £20.00 (hardback, 2017) ISBN 9781509517756

Bob Crow: Socialist, Leader, Fighter: A Political Biography by Gregor Gall, £20.00 (hardback, 2017) ISBN 9781526100290

Trump: A Graphic Biography by Ted Rall, £9.99 (paperback, 2016) ISBN 9781609807580

Trump This! The Life and Times of Donald Trump: An Unauthorized Biography by Marc Shapiro, £11.99 (paperback, 2016) ISBN 9781626012646

Trump: The Greatest Show in the World - The Deals, the Downfall, the Reinvention by Wayne Barrett, £13.99 (paperback, 2016) ISBN 9781682450796

The Long and Winding Road by Alan Johnson, £16.99 (hardback, 2016) ISBN 9780593076033

Broken Vows: Tony Blair - The Tragedy of Power by Tom Bower, £9.99 (paperback, 2016) ISBN 9780571314225

Eamon de Valera: A Will to Power by Ronan Fanning, £9.99 (paperback, 2016) ISBN 9780571312061

Bernie by Ted Rall, £11.99 (paperback, 2016) ISBN 9781609806989

Jeremy Corbyn: Accidental Hero by W Stephen Gilbert, £9.99 (paperback, 2016) ISBN 9781908998972

Nye: The Political Life of Aneurin Bevan by Nicklaus Thomas-Symonds, £10.99 (paperback, 2016) ISBN 9781784535629

Outsider in the White House by Bernie Sanders, with Huck Gutman, £9.99 (paperback, 2015) ISBN 9781784784188

Michael Collins: A Biography by Tim Pat Coogan, £10.99 (paperback, 2015) ISBN 9781784753269

De Valera: Long Fellow, Long Shadow by Tim Pat Coogan, £11.99 (paperback, 2015) ISBN 9781784753276

The Lives of Sacco & Vanzetti by Rick Geary, £7.99 (paperback, 2015) ISBN 9781561639366

My Life's Battles by Will Thorne, £9.99 (paperback, 2015) ISBN 9781910448090

Keir Hardie: From Serfdom to Socialism by Keir Hardie, £12.99 (paperback, 2015) ISBN 9781910448472

Havel: A Life by Michael Zantovský, £12.99 (paperback, 2015) ISBN 9780857898524

The Legacy of Rosa Luxemburg by Norman Geras, £14.99 (paperback, 2015) ISBN 9781781688717

I Belong Only to Myself: The Life and Writings of Leda Rafanelli by Andrea Pakieser, £12.00 (paperback, 2015) ISBN 9781849351959

Sailing Close to the Wind: Reminiscences by Dennis Skinner, £12.99 (paperback, 2015) ISBN 9781784291235

The Dream Shall Never Die: 100 Days That Changed Scotland Forever by Alex Salmond, £12.99 (hardback, 2015) ISBN 9780008139766

Lumumba: Africa's Lost Leader by Leo Zeilig, £12.99 (paperback, 2015) ISBN 9781908323941

The Politics of Dissent: A Biography of E D Morel by Donald Mitchell, £11.00 (paperback, 2014) ISBN 9781781321782

Marx by Anne Simon and Corinne Maier, £13.99 (hardback, 2014) ISBN 9781907704833

Assata: An Autobiography by Assata Shakur, £8.99 (paperback, 2014) ISBN 9781783601783

A Blaze of Autumn Sunshine: The Last Diaries by Tony Benn, £8.99 (paperback, 2014) ISBN 9780099564959

A Passion for Freedom: My Life by Mamphela Ramphele, £12.99 (paperback, 2014) ISBN 9781784530426

Conversations with Stalin by Milovan Djilas, £9.99 (paperback, 2014) ISBN 9780141393094

Barack Obama: The Making of the Man by David Maraniss, £9.99 (paperback, 2013) ISBN 9781848872813

Everybody Matters: A Memoir by Mary Robinson, £8.99 (paperback, 2013) ISBN 9781444723335

Emma Goldman: Revolution as a Way of Life by Vivian Gornick, £10.99 (paperback, 2013) ISBN 9780300198232

Outrage: An Anarchist Memoir of the Penal Colony by Clément Duval, £17.99 (paperback, 2012) ISBN 9781604865004

Ed: the Milibands and the Making of a Labour Leader by Mehdi Hasan, £12.99 (paperback, 2012) ISBN 9781849543774

A Walk-On Part: Diaries 1994-1999 by Chris Mullin, £9.99 (paperback, 2012) ISBN 9781846685248

Memoirs of a Revolutionary by Victor Serge, foreword by Adam Hochschild, £11.99 (paperback, 2012) ISBN 9781590174517

Henry Richard: Apostle of Peace and Welsh Patriot by Gwyn Griffiths, £14.99 (paperback, 2012) ISBN 9781903427330

You Can't Say That: Memoirs by Ken Livingstone, £9.99 (paperback, 2012) ISBN 9780571280414

A Portrait of Battling Bessie: Life and Work of Bessie Braddock, a Liverpool MP by D. Ben Rees, £5.99 (paperback, 2011) ISBN 9780957063105

Mandela: The Authorised Biography by Anthony Sampson, £16.99 (paperback, 2011) ISBN 9780007437979

Tony Benn: A Biography by Jad Adams, £14.99 (paperback, 2011) ISBN 9781849540964

William Morris: Romantic to Revolutionary (2nd revised edition) by E.P. Thompson, £20.00 (paperback, 2011) ISBN 9780850366808

Hitch 22: A Memoir by Christopher Hitchens, £11.99 (paperback, 2011) ISBN 9781843549222

A Mugsborough Rebel: Alf Cobb and the Struggle for Justice in Hastings by Mike Matthews, £9.95 (paperback, 2011) ISBN 9781873976463

Conversations with Myself by Nelson Mandela, £14.99 (paperback, 2011) ISBN 9780230755949

Decline & Fall: Diaries 2005-2010 by Chris Mullin, £9.99 (paperback, 2011) ISBN 9781846684005

In Hiding: The Life of Manuel Cortés by Ronald Fraser, £8.99 (paperback, 2010) ISBN 9781844675968

William Morris: A Life for Our Time by Fiona MacCarthy, £30.00 (paperback, 2010) ISBN 9780571255597

Keir Hardie by Bob Holman, £10.99 (paperback, 2010) ISBN 9780745953540

Conspirator: The Making of a Revolutionary by Helen Rappaport, £10.99 (paperback, 2010) ISBN 9780099537236

Stalin's Nemesis: The Exile and Murder of Leon Trotsky by Bertrand M. Patenaude, £9.99 (paperback, 2010) ISBN 9780571228768

The Frock-coated Communist: The Revolutionary Life of Friedrich Engels by Tristram Hunt, £14.99 (paperback, 2010) ISBN 9780141021409

A View from the Foothills: The Diaries of Chris Mullin by Chris Mullin, £9.99 (paperback, 2010) ISBN 9781846682308

Life on the Track: Memoirs of a Socialist Worker by Frank Henderson, £7.99 (paperback, 2009) ISBN 9781905192465

Left of Karl Marx: The Political Life of Black Communist Claudia Jones by Carole Boyce Davies, £22.99 (paperback, 2008) ISBN 9780822341161

Tom Mann's Memoirs by Tom Mann, £15.00 (paperback, 2008) ISBN 9780851247588

My Life by Fidel Castro, edited by Ignacio Ramonet, £14.99 (paperback, 2008) ISBN 9780141026268

More Time for Politics: Diaries 2001-2007 by Tony Benn, £10.99 (paperback, 2008) ISBN 9780099517054

House Music: The Oona King Diaries by Oona King, £8.99 (paperback, 2008) ISBN 9780747593096

Unbowed: My Autobiography by Wangari Maathai, £8.99 (paperback, 2008) ISBN 9780099493099

Gorgeous George: Maverick in the House by David Morley and Clive Anderson, £19.99 (hardback, 2007) ISBN 9781842751855

Fidel: My Early Years by Fidel Castro, £11.99 (paperback, 2005) ISBN 1920888098

An Honourable Deception? New Labour, Iraq and the Misuse of Power by Clare Short, £7.99 (paperback, 2005) ISBN 0743263936

The Point of Departure: Diaries from the Front Bench by Robin Cook, £13.99 (paperback, 2004) ISBN 0743483774

Free At Last! Diaries, 1991-2001 by Tony Benn, £16.99 (paperback, 2003) ISBN 9780099415022

The Benn Diaries: 1940-90 by Tony Benn, £16.99 (paperback, 1998) ISBN 9780099634119