Books by Isaac Deutscher


On the page below are listed Isaac Deutscher’s main publications in English. A fuller bibliography, as well as an invaluable guide to his life and work, can be found in David Horowitz ed., Isaac Deutscher, Macdonald & Co., London 1971. See also Perry Anderson’s ‘The Legacy of Isaac Deutscher’ in A Zone of Engagement, Verso, London and New York 1992.

   

All three volumes of Deutscher's Trotsky Trilogy are currently available from Verso:
The Prophet Armed, Trotsky 1879 - 1921
The Prophet Unarmed, Trotsky 1921 - 1929
The Prophet Outcast, Trotsky 1929 - 1940


http://www.versobooks.com/books/cdef/d-titles/deutscher_prophet_v1.shtmlThe Prophet Unarmed: Trotsky 1921 - 1929The Prophet Outcast: Trotsky 1929 - 1940

Stalin: A Political Biography,

 

Oxford University Press, London and New York 1949; 2nd edition Oxford University Press, London and New York 1967; abridged edition, Pelican Books, London 1966.

Soviet Trade Unions: Their Place in Soviet Labour Policy,

 

Royal Institute of International Affairs, Oxford University Press, London and New York 1950.

Russia After Stalin,

 

Hamish Hamilton, London 1953.


The Trotsky Trilogy

 


The Prophet Armed – Trotsky: 1879-1921,

 

Oxford University Press, London and New York 1954.

The Prophet Unarmed – Trotsky 1921-1929,

 

Oxford University Press, London and New York 1959.

The Prophet Outcast – Trotsky 1929-1940,

 

Oxford University Press, London and New York 1963.


Heretics and Renegades & Other Essays,

 

Hamish Hamilton, London 1955.

Russia in Transition & Other Essays,

 

Coward-McCann, Inc., New York 1957.

The Great Contest: Russia and the West,

 

Oxford University Press, London and New York 1960.

The Age of Permanent Revolution: A Trotsky Anthology

 

Dell, New York 1964.

Ironies of History: Essays on Contemporary Communism,

 

Oxford University Press, London and New York 1966.

The Unfinished Revolution: Russia 1917-1967,

 

Oxford University Press, London and New York 1967.

The Non-Jewish Jew & Other Essays,

 

ed. Tamara Deutscher, Oxford University Press, London and New York 1968.

Russia, China and the West: A Contemporary Chronicle 1953-66,

 

ed. Fred Halliday, Oxford University Press and Penguin, London and New York 1970.

Lenin’s Childhood,

 

Oxford University Press, London and New York 1970.

Marxism in Our Time,

 

ed. Tamara Deutscher, Jonathan Cape, London 1972.

Marxism, Wars and Revolutions: Essays from Four Decades,

 

ed. Tamara Deutscher, Verso, London 1984.