A study of Marxist and socialist theory and its relationship to war. A history of the attempt to find a unified socialist position relating to capitalist wars.

part Part I|94 pages

Marx and Engels, and the Wars of the Nineteenth Century

chapter 1|16 pages

The 'Revolutionary Wars' of 1848–9

chapter 4|4 pages

The Indian Mutiny

chapter 5|11 pages

The Italian War of 1859 and its Aftermath

chapter 7|4 pages

Rising in Poland 1863

chapter 8|20 pages

The Wars of German Unification 1864–71

chapter 10|5 pages

Colonial Conflicts and Problems 1882

part Part II|59 pages

Socialism after Marx – the Approach of Armageddon

part Part III|97 pages

The First World War

chapter 2|13 pages

Socialist Reaction to the War in 1914

chapter 4|4 pages

The French Socialists and the War

chapter 7|11 pages

British Marxism and the War

chapter 9|5 pages

Zimmerwald, September 1915

chapter 12|4 pages

American Socialism and the First World War

chapter 13|14 pages

Russian Defencists and Defeatists