Books by E.P. Thompson

Released: April 28, 2000

"Although Thompson's reputation may ultimately rest on his prose writings, his poetry is a pertinent reminder that poetry can address major social and political themes without forfeiting its ability to speak to—and for—the eternal verities of the human heart."
Thompson's social consciousness is evident in his poetry as early as 1940 (when he was still at school) and remained the dominant feature in all his writing until his death in 1993. Read full book review >
THE ROMANTICS by E.P. Thompson
Released: Sept. 15, 1997

The many longtime admirers of Thompson (Making History, 1994, etc.)—and any serious lovers of the past at its most vividly and subtly resuscitated—should slowly savor this last posthumous publication of his work. Read full book review >
Released: Jan. 1, 1995

There's a double entendre, likely intended, in the title. Read full book review >

"Really a thumpingly fine performance."
The title suggests a Fabian and the bulk makes one wary that it's arxian sociology all over again. Read full book review >