Classic Texts – 20th Century

  1. Angell, Norman. The Great Illusion: A Study of the Relation of Military Power in Nations to their Economic and Social Advantage. 1910.
  2. _____________. The Fruits of Victory. New York: The Century Co., 1921.
  3. Bagehot, Walter. Physics and politics: or, Thoughts on the application of the principles of “natural selection” and “inheritance” to political society. Appleton & Co, 1904.
  4. Barbuse, Henri. Under Fire: The Story of a Squad. 1917.
  5. Bernstein, Eduard. My Years of Exile: Reminiscences of a Socialist. [Orig 1915]
  6. Bernhardi, Friedrich von. Germany and the Next War. 1912.
  7. Bird, J. Malcom, ed. Einstein’s Theories of Relativity and Gravitation: A Selection of Material from the Essays Submitted in the Competition for the Eugene Higgins Prize. Scientific American, 1921.
  8. Blunt, Wilfrid Scawen. My Diaries, 1888-1900: The Scramble for Africa. A.A. Knopf, 1921.
  9. _______________. My Diaries, 1900-1914: The Coalition Against Germany. A.A. Knopf, 1921.
  10. Brooke, Rupert. The Collected Poems of Rupert Brooke. 1915.
  11. Brown, F. Who are the Communists and What do they Stand for? 1936
  12. Bury, John Bagnell. The Idea of Progress. London, 1921.
  13. Chesterton, G.K. Eugenics and Other Evils. 1922.
  14. Cochrane, Charles Henry. Modern Industrial Progress. Philadelphia & London, 1911.
  15. Cromer, Evelyn Baring, Earl of. Modern Egypt. 1916.

  16. Davenport, C. B. Eugenics: The Science of Human Improvement by Better Breeding. New York, 1910.
  17. Dawson, N.P. ‘The Good Soldier’: A Selection of Soldiers’ Letters, 1914-1918. New York, 1918.
  18. Dennis, Rev. James S. Christian Missions and Social Progress: A Sociological Study of Foreign Missions. … vol. 3. 1906.
  19. Deutsch, Leo. Sixteen Years in Siberia. London, 1905.
  20. Dimitrov, Georgi. Working Class Unity – Bulwark Against Fascism. New York, 1935.
  21. Drinker, Ernesta Bullitt. An Uncesored Diary from the Central Empires. Doubleday, Page, & Co, 1917.
  22. Eddington, Sir Arthur Stanley. Space, Time and Gravitation: An Outline of the General Relativity Theory. 1921.
  23. Ferenczi, Sandor, et al. Psycho-Analysis and the War Neuroses. London, Vienna, & New York, 1921.
  24. Frazer, Sir James. The Golden Bough. 1922.
  25. Freud, Sigmund. The Interpretation of Dreams. 1913. [orig. 1899]
  26. ____________. Psychopathology of Everyday Life. 1915. [orig 1901]
  27. ____________.  Delusion and Dream in Jensen’s Gradiva. New York, 1917 [Orig, 1907]
  28. ____________. Totem and Taboo. 1918 [orig. 1913]
  29. ____________. A General Introduction to Psychoanalysis. 1920. [orig 1917]
  30. ____________. Beyond the Pleasure Principle. 1922. [orig. 1920]
  31. Gibbins, Henry de Beltgens. Economic and Industrial Progress of the Century. London & Edinburgh, 1903.
  32. Gilbreth, Frank B. Primer of Scientific Management. 2nd ed. 1914.
  33. Goldman, Emma. Anarchism and other Essays. New York, 1910.
  34. Gooch, George Peabody. Nationalism. London, 1920.
  35. Grant, Madison. The Passing of the Great Race, or, The Racial Basis of European History. Scribner’s, 1918.
  36. Hamilton, Sir Ian. Gallipoli Diary. New York, 1920.
  37. Hobbhouse, L.T. Liberalism. London: Williams and Norgate, 1911.
  38. Hutchins, B. L. and A. Harrison. A History of Factory Legislation. 2nd ed. London, 1911.
  39. Hunter, Robert., ed. The Imperial Encyclopaedic Dictionary.vol. 2vol. 3vol. 4vol.5 vol. 6vol. 7vol. 8vol. 9vol. 10… London, 1901.
  40. James, William. The Varieties of Religious Experience. 1911 [Orig ?]
  41. ___________. Pragmatism. 1922. [Orig ?]
  42. ___________. “The Moral Equivalent of War” In James, Memories and Studies, 1911.
  43. Kautsky, Karl. The Social Revolution. 1902.
  44. __________. The Road to Power. 1909.
  45. Keynes, John Maynard. The Economic Consequences of the Peace. 1920.
  46. Le Bon, Gustave. The Crowd: A Study of the Popular Mind. 1903.
  47. ____________. The Psychology of Revolution. 1913.
  48. ____________. The World in Revolt: A Psychological Study of Our Times. 1921.
  49. Lowell, A. Lawrence. Governments and Parties in Continental Europe. … vol. 2. Boston & New York, 1900.
  50. Ludendorff, Erich. Ludendorf’s Own Story, August 1914-November 1918, vol. 1.… Vol. 2. Harper & Bros, 1920.
  51. Magnes, Judah Leon. Russia and Germany at Brest-Litovsk: A Documentary History of the Peace Negotiations. New York, 1919.
  52. Merz, John T. A History of European Thought in the Nineteenth Century…. Vol. 2. 2nd ed. Edinburgh & London, 1912.
  53. Meyer, Hugo Richard. Government Regulation of Railway Rates. London, 1905.
  54. The New York Times Current History of the European War. New York, 1915.
  55. Newman, Horatio Hackett, ed. Readings in Evolution, Genetics, and Eugenics. Chicago, 1921
  56. Owen, Wilfred. Poems. New York: 1921.
  57. Palgrave, Sir Robert Harry Inglis, ed. Dictionary of Political Economy, Vol 1, A-E. … Vol. 2. London, 1915.
  58. Pankhurst, E. Sylvia. The Suffragette: The History of the Women’s Militant Suffrage Movement, 1905-1910. 1912.
  59. Parsons, Elsie Clews. The Family: An Ethnographical and Historical Outline. 1912.
  60. Pearson, Karl. National Life from the Standpoint of Science. London, 1901.
  61. Prince, Morton. The American versus the German View of the War. London, 1915.
  62. Plunkett, Sir Horace. Ireland in the New Century. 3rd ed. London, 1905.
  63. Proceedings of the Brest-Litovsk Peace Conference, 21 November, 1917 – 3 March, 1918. Washington, DC, 1918.
  64. Rauschenbusch, Walter. The Social Principles of Jesus. New York: 1917.
  65. _________________. Christianizing the Social Order.  New York, 1913.
  66. Rhodes, Cecil. The Last Will and Testament of Cecil John Rhodes. London, 1902.
  67. Reinsch, Paul S. World Politics at the End of the Nineteenth Century as Influenced by the Oriental Situation. 1902.
  68. Sanger, Margaret. The Case for Birth Control. 1917.
  69. _____________. Woman and the New Race. New York, 1920.
  70. Schreiner, Olive. Woman and Labor. New York, 1911.
  71. The Second Congress of the Communist International as Reported and Interpreted by the Official Newspapers of Soviet Russia. Washington, DC: Government Printing Office, 1920.
  72. Seignobos, Charles. A Political History of Contemporary Europe Since 1814. Translated from the French.  1904.
  73. Seton-Watson, Robert William. Racial Problems in Hungary. London, 1908.
  74. Sombart, Wener. The Quintessence of Capitalism: A Study of the History and Psychology of the Modern Business Man. New York, 1915. [Orig: Der Bourgeois, 1913]
  75. Spengler, Oswald. The Decline of the West, vol. 1: Form and Actuality. [Orig. 1918] … vol. 2: Perspectives of World History [Orig. 1922]
  76. Stoddard, Lothrop. The Rising Tide of Color against White World-Supremacy. New York, 1920.
  77. Strachey, Lytton. Eminent Victorians: Cardinal Manning, Florence Nightingale, Dr. Arnold, General Gordon. Putnam’s Sons, 1918.
  78. Taylor, Fredrick Winslow. The Principles of Scientific Management. New York: 1919.
  79. Thomson, J. Arthur. Eugenics and War. In Popular Science Monthly (May 1915).
  80. Trotsky, Leon. Dictatorship vs Democracy: A reply to Karl Kautsky. 1922
  81. United States Senate. Bolshevik Propaganda. Hearings Before a Subcommittee of the Committee on the Judiciary. 1919. Appendix: Translation of Bolshevik Laws.
  82. Wallace, Alfred Russel, et al. The Progress of the Century. New York & London, 1901.
  83. Warner, George Towsend. Landmarks in English Industrial History. 2nd ed. London, 1901.
  84. Weeks, Mary Harmon, ed. Parents and their Problems: Child Welfare in Home, School, Church, and State. Washington, D.C.  1914.
  85. Wells, H.G. The Discovery of the Future. 1902.
  86. _________. Socialism and the Family. 1908.
  87. _________. New Worlds for Old. 1909.
  88. _________. Social Forces in England and America. 1914.
  89. _________. The War that Will End War. 1914.
  90. _________. What is Coming? A European Forecast. 1916.
  91. _________. “The Idea of a League of Nations.” The Atlantic Monthly, v. 123 (1919): Part 1 (January). …. Part 2 (February)… . The Idea of a League of Nations. Atlantic Monthly Press, 1919.
  92. Wendell, Barrett. The France of Today. New York, 1908.
  93. Westermarck, Edward. The History of Human Marriage. 5th ed. 1922.
  94. Wilhelm II, Kaiser. The German Emperor as Shown in his Public Utterances. New York, 1915.
  95. Woods, Frederick Adams. Is War Diminishing? Hougton Mifflin, 1915.

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