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Famous Political Writers

Walter Graves
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A list of political writers with authors specializing in a wide range of political subjects. All genres have been included, fiction and non-fiction. The authors on this list range from the far left to the far right, including liberal Democrats, conservative Republicans and everything in-between like Libertarians. More over-arching political thought is also discussed such as capitalism, communism, monarchies, anarchy, and totalitarian states.

As far as fiction writing goes, you will find both utopian and dystopian novels as well as political dramatizations. The political writers on this list are some of the best, and will provide a great starting point for anyone interested in political books and an introduction to accurate political history.

Who are some famous political writers? Take a look at this list and you'll see for yourself.
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Henry David Thoreau is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Political Writers
Walden, Civil Disobedience, Faith in a seed
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Alireza Jafarzadeh is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Political Writers
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Greg Palast is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Political Writers
50 Reasons Not to Vote for Bush, The Best Democracy Money Can Buy, Billionaires & Ballot Bandits: How to Steal an Election in 9 Easy Steps
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George Orwell is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Political Writers
Animal Farm, Nineteen Eighty-Four, Down and Out in Paris and London
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Aristotle is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Political Writers
Rhetoric, Physics, Nicomachean Ethics
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Karl Marx is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Political Writers
The Communist Manifesto, Das Kapital, On the Jewish Question
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Noam Chomsky is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Political Writers
Failed States: The Abuse of Power and the Assault on Democracy, Profit over People, Manufacturing Consent: The Political Economy of the Mass Media
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John Locke is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Political Writers
An Essay Concerning Human Understanding, Two Treatises of Government, A Letter Concerning Toleration
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Aldous Huxley is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Political Writers
Brave New World, Island, Point Counter Point
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Jean-Jacques Rousseau is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Political Writers
Émile, Reveries of a Solitary Walker, The social contract
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John Stuart Mill is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Political Writers
On Liberty, Utilitarianism, The Subjection of Women
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Ann Coulter is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Famous Political Writers
Guilty: Liberal "Victims" and Their Assault on America, Godless, Slander: Liberal Lies About the American Right
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Andrej Amalrik is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Famous Political Writers
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Amartya Sen is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Famous Political Writers
Development as Freedom, Inequality Reexamined, The Argumentative Indian
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David D. Friedman is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Famous Political Writers
The Machinery of Freedom, Hidden order, Law's Order: What Economics Has to Do with Law and Why It Matters
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Ludwig von Mises is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Famous Political Writers
Liberalism, Human Action, The Theory of Money and Credit
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Johann Gottfried von Herder is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Famous Political Writers
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John Rawls is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Famous Political Writers
Political Liberalism, A Theory of Justice, The Law of Peoples
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Jean Edward Smith is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Famous Political Writers
John Marshall: Definer of a Nation, George Bush's war, Grant
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Bill O'Reilly is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Famous Political Writers
Killing Lincoln, The O'Reilly Factor for Kids, Killing Kennedy
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Arun Shourie is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Famous Political Writers
Freedom of expression - Secular Theocracy Versus Liberal Democracy, Hindu Temples: What Happened to Them, Courts and their judgments
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Ram Swarup is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Famous Political Writers
Understanding Islam through Hadis, Freedom of expression - Secular Theocracy Versus Liberal Democracy, Hindu Temples: What Happened to Them
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Birhanu Zerihun is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Famous Political Writers
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Sita Ram Goel is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Famous Political Writers
Defence of Hindu society, Freedom of expression - Secular Theocracy Versus Liberal Democracy, Hindu Temples: What Happened to Them
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Lysander Spooner is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Famous Political Writers
Vices Are Not Crimes, No Treason The Constitution Of No Authority, An essay on the trial by jury