Why did communism grow so quickly? Why did it spread to turn almost half of the world red by the mid-1970s? What impact did it have upon capitalism and capitalist society? Communism is a concise introduction to one of the most important and influential movements of the 20th century. It shows how the modern communist movement emerged out of radical millenarian movements of the Middle Ages and the English Civil War, becoming a mass movement of industrial society, seeking to overturn capitalism and replace it with a society of ...

Communism 2011, Routledge, London

ISBN-13: 9781408264508

2nd New edition


Communism 2006, Longman Publishing Group

ISBN-13: 9780582506039

Trade paperback