Marxists Internet Reference Archive


Classics of Political
& Military Science

The Art of War, Sun Tzu, 500 BCE
The Prince, Nicolo Machiavelli, 1512
Utopia, Thomas More, 1515
The Art of War, Nicolo Machiavelli, 1520
New Atlantis, Francis Bacon, 1626
The True Levellers Standard, by Gerrard Winstanley, 1649
De Cive, by Thomas Hobbes, 1651
The Commonwealth of Oceana, by James Harrington, 1656
Second Treatise of Civil Government, by John Locke 1690
The Spirit of Laws, by Charles de Montesquieu, 1752
Code of Nature, or True Spirit of Laws, by Morelly
The Social Contract, by Jean-Jacques Rousseau, 1762
Common Sense, Thomas Paine, 1776
The Age of Reason, Thomas Paine, 1794
A Vindication of the Rights of Woman, Mary Wollstonecraft, 1792
Theory of the Four Movements, Fourier, 1808
A New View of Society, Robert Owen, 1816
Philosophy of Right, Hegel, 1821
On War, Carl von Clausewitz, 1827
Democracy in America, Alexis de Tocqueville, 1840
The Subjection of Women, Harriet Taylor, 1869
A Series of Very Plain Talks on Very Practical Politics, George Washington Plunkett, c. 1923
How Labour Governs, Vere Gordon Childe, 1923