1917: how the workers made a revolution

Download the whole pamphlet as a PDF (12MB). The pamphlet was published in November 1987, on the 70th anniversary of the 1917 revolution.

Contents:
"Great days": why the Russian revolution is important today - The story of 1917 - The party of victory - Stalin's counter-revolution - Myths and realities - Leaders of the revolution: Lenin, Trotsky - Lenin on insurrection - Workers' democracy, what it was and what it will be - Trotsky on permanent revolution - Women and revolution - The national question - The Russian Revolution and US blacks - Revolutionaries and the mass movement: two articles by Trotsky - The next revolution