Sources of Revolutionary Books, Pamphlets & Periodicals

This is a list of addresses of bookstores and publishers which carry revolutionary materials, especially from a revolutionary Marxist point of view. If you know of others which should be listed here, please email me at:

      —Scott H.

Bookstores Carrying Revolutionary Books

[Note: While all these bookstores have a large number of revolutionary books for sale, the political lines pushed by the stores themselves are often not really revolutionary or scientific. Some are operated by revisionists like the CPUSA, some by leftist cults like the RCP, and others by anarchists or other folks with undeveloped or confused political lines. But hey, revolutionary books are still revolutionary books, no matter where you have to go to find them!]









New York

North Carolina




Washington State

World Wide Web Sources

In addition to the big online book stores such as and Barnes & Noble, there are some smaller sources that specialize in radical books. These smaller sources are especially good for browsing to see what’s available, since you don’t have to wade through zillions of reactionary and irrelevant titles to find books of interest to you. I’ll be adding more Web sources here as I learn of them.

Publishers of Revolutionary Materials

(In some cases not everything they publish is revolutionary!)

Banner Press - P.O. Box 21195, New York, NY 10129   [Probably defunct.]

China Books & Periodicals - 360 Swift Avenue #48, South San Francisco, CA 94080
Web site:
Once a major source of revolutionary literature; since China went capitalist, they followed suite politically and only carry a few token revolutionary items these days.

International Publishers - 239 West 23 Street, New York, NY 10011
Publishing arm of the revisionist Communist Party, USA, which however still serves as a source for many Marxist books.

Monthly Review Press - 122 West 27th Street, New York, NY 10001
(212) 691-2555     Email (subscriptions):
Web site:

RCP Publications - P.O. Box 3486 Merchandise Mart, Chicago, IL 60654
Revolutionary Communist Party, USA

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