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The Observer 100 Best Political Books

This is the list of the Observer's 100 political classics that shaped the modern era published in 2017
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The Republic (Plato)
The Republic (Plato)
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The Prince (Nicolo Machiavelli)
The Prince (Nicolo Machiavelli)
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Leviathan (Thomas Hobbes)
Leviathan (Thomas Hobbes)
4
Two Treatises of Government (John Locke)
Two Treatises of Government (John Locke)
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The Social Contract (Jean-Jacques Rousseau)
The Social Contract (Jean-Jacques Rousseau)
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The Wealth of Nations (Adam Smith)
The Wealth of Nations (Adam Smith)
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The Federalist (Alexander Hamilton)
The Federalist (Alexander Hamilton)
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Rights of Man - Thomas Paine
Rights of Man - Thomas Paine
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Democracy in America (Alexis De Tocqueville)
Democracy in America (Alexis De Tocqueville)
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On Liberty (John Stuart Mill)
On Liberty (John Stuart Mill)
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Common Sense (Thomas Paine)
Common Sense (Thomas Paine)
12
Reflections on the Revolution in France (Edmund Burke)
Reflections on the Revolution in France (Edmund Burke)
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A Vindication of the Rights of Woman (Mary Wollstonecraft)
A Vindication of the Rights of Woman (Mary Wollstonecraft)
14
The Communist Manifesto (Karl Marx)
The Communist Manifesto (Karl Marx)
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What Is to Be Done? (Vladimir Lenin)
What Is to Be Done? (Vladimir Lenin)
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The Beveridge Report (William Beveridge)
The Beveridge Report (William Beveridge)
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The Road to Serfdom (F.A. Hayek)
The Road to Serfdom (F.A. Hayek)
18
Animal Farm (George Orwell)
Animal Farm (George Orwell)
19
Silent Spring (Rachel Carson)
Silent Spring (Rachel Carson)
20
Little Red Book (Chairman Mao)
Little Red Book (Chairman Mao)
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21
Margaret Thatcher (Charles Moore)
Margaret Thatcher (Charles Moore)
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Harold Wilson (Ben Pimlott)
Harold Wilson (Ben Pimlott)
23
Churchill (Roy Jenkins)
Churchill (Roy Jenkins)
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Roy Jenkins, a Well Rounded Life (John Campbell)
Roy Jenkins, a Well Rounded Life (John Campbell)
25
Aneurin Bevan (Michael Foot)
Aneurin Bevan (Michael Foot)
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Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln
Team of Rivals: The Political Genius of Abraham Lincoln
27
The Years of Lyndon Johnson - Master of the Senate (Robert A. Caro)
The Years of Lyndon Johnson - Master of the Senate (Robert A. Caro)
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Disraeli (Robert Blake)
Disraeli (Robert Blake)
29
Citizen Clem (John Bew)
Citizen Clem (John Bew)
30
Jeremy Thorpe (Michael Bloch)
Jeremy Thorpe (Michael Bloch)
31
The Benn Diaries (Tony Benn)
The Benn Diaries (Tony Benn)
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Diaries- Alan Clark
Diaries- Alan Clark
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33
A View From the Foothills (Chris Mullin)
A View From the Foothills (Chris Mullin)
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Diaries, Volumes One to Six (Alastair Campbell)
Diaries, Volumes One to Six (Alastair Campbell)
35
House Music (Oona King)
House Music (Oona King)
36
Native Son (Richard Wright)
Native Son (Richard Wright)
37
The Good Soldier Švejk (Jaroslav Hašek)
The Good Soldier Švejk (Jaroslav Hašek)
38
Atlas Shrugged (Ayn Rand)
Atlas Shrugged (Ayn Rand)
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The Handmaid's Tale (Margaret Atwood)
The Handmaid's Tale (Margaret Atwood)
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The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists (Robert Tressell)
The Ragged Trousered Philanthropists (Robert Tressell)
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