November 2017: Russian Revolution

2017 marks the 100th anniversary of the Russian Revolution, a conflict that saw the overthrow of Russia’s reigning Tsars, the rise of Communism, and the beginnings of what would eventually become the Soviet Union.

Scholars Portal Books contains hundreds of books about the Russian Revolution, including both scholarly works and public domain writings from that era that may be suitable as primary sources. A small selection is included below.  For more, please visit

Scholarly Works

Cover of: From Tsar to Soviets: the Russian people and their revolution, 1917-21 Cover of: Revolutionary Russia: new approaches Cover of: Midwives of the Revolution: female Bolsheviks and women workers in 1917 Cover of: The origins of the Russian Revolution, 1861-1917 Cover of: The Russian revolution: 1917-1921 Cover of: The fall of Tsarism: untold stories of the February 1917 Revolution
Cover of: The Workers' Revolution in Russia, 1917 : The View from Below Cover of: The Russian Revolution, 1917 Cover of: The Birth of the Propaganda State : Soviet Methods of Mass Mobilization, 1917-1929 Cover of: Memories of revolution: Russian women remember Cover of:From Victoria to Vladivostok: Canada's Siberian Expedition, 1917-19 Cover of: Survival and consolidation: the foreign policy of Soviet Russia, 1918-1921

Public Domain Titles