Arthur Ransome Trust

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Political Literature


These Political Literature books listed were written and published during Ransome’s career as a political journalist, working for the Manchester Guardian.

The date shown is that of first UK publication. Titles in bold are currently in print in the UK.

Political literature published during Arthur Ransome’s life:

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I had got leave from the Bolsheviks to go into Russia to get further material for my history of the revolution.


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