Category: Socialism, Communism, Labor, Unions


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A Short History of the European Working Class

By: ABENDROTH, Wolfgang

Price: $8.50

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Monthly Review Press: 1972

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 29580

ISBN: 085345289X

Condition: Good VG or Better

Survey of the European workers' movement from the early stages of capitalism to the 1970s. Modern Reader PB-289. 204pp. Clean, unmarked copy. Tight, square binding, no creasing to spine. Weight, 250g. View more info

For Peace and Friendship: Poems By Bartlett Adamson

By: ADAMSON, Bartlett

Price: $6.50

Publisher: Sydney, 1952

Edition: First [presumed]

Seller ID: 10019

Condition: Good +

Poetry by an Australian Socialist, published posthumously.30pp. Sound copy with light, vertical crease down center where folded. View more info

The B. C. Alternative; Winter 1974-75; a surfacing of energies and groups in British Columbia


Price: $9.95

Publisher: Vancouver, B. C., Alternatte Community of B. C.: 1974

Edition: Winter 1974-75

Seller ID: 049764

Condition: Near Fine

'This publication is meant primarily as a medium of communication among those of us who are involved in creating various facets of an alternitive society-- a tool for us all to share'. Socialistic-Communal publication. 96pp, phoo illustrated. Clean inside and outside. Unmarked. Pages lightly browning. Tiny chip to fore-edge of front wrapper, otherwise Fine. Weight, 156g. View more info

Together: Conversations About the Kibbutz

By: AMITAI, Mordechai

Price: $12.00

Publisher: Israel, Worl Hashomer Matzair: 1966

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 28090

Condition: Very Good or Better

History of the Kibbutz movement and Ideological Collectivism. 197pp, illustrated by Shraga Weil. Clean interior, unmarked. Pages browning. Tight, square binding, no creasing to spine. Colorful wrappers. Weight, 280g. View more info

The Wonderful Heroine: A True Story of Womanhood Triumphant


Price: $12.00

Publisher: Montreal, Family Herald and Weekly Star:

Edition: Not Stated

Seller ID: 21288

Condition: Good to VG

Pamphlet produced by the Family Herald and Weekly Star about the time of the Russian Revolution. A sentimental, supposedly true story, of a woman assaulted by brutal Bolsheviks. Circa 1918. 23pp. Interior is clean, stapled bindind is sound though staples are rusty. Wraps are dusty. Light, vertical crease at centre where once folded. Very scarce. Weight, 30g. Ships via inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail. View more info

What the 'Socialism' Really Means


Price: $15.00

Publisher: Liverpool, WV, White Power Publications: 1976

Edition: Not Stated

Seller ID: 21983

Condition: Very Good

A pro-Nazi explanation of the 'Socialism' in National Socialism. Original date of publication not shown, but c1940.20pp, White Power ads to inside of front & rear wraps. Rubber stamp from Church of Jesus Christ Christian, Hayden Lake, ID to front wrapper. Weight, 30g. Eligible for inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail rates within Canada, and to the USA and some other Countries. Image available. View more info

The Coal Strike, March, 1912; Postcard


Price: $8.00

Publisher: U. K., Publisher Unknown: 1912

Seller ID: 052863

Condition: VG

Printed postcard noting the Coal Strike of March 1912 - a National Strike by British coal miners their first. The aim - to secure a minimum wage. Postally unused. No faults. Scan available. View more info

The Spirit of Freedom: The War in Ireland


Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, Attack International: 1989

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12639

ISBN: 0-9514261-1-7

Condition: Good VG

Socialist, anti-capitalism propaganda tract on Britain and Northern Ireland. 1971, photo illustrated. Bright, clean copy with a sound binding. View more info

Unionism in British Columbia


Price: $9.00

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, B. C. Federation of Labour:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 040400

Condition: VG+

Pro-Union look at Unionism in British Columbia. Undated, circa 1966. 16pp, illustrated. Bright, clean copy with a sound, stapled binding. Private library stamp to the inside of the rear wrapper, dated 1967. Weight, 35g. View more info

B. C. Labour [Newspaper]; June, 1958


Price: $8.00

Publisher: Vancouver, B. C., B. C. Labour: 1958

Edition: June, 1958

Seller ID: 051507

Condition: Near Fine

Newspaper/magazine published by the B. C. Federation of Labour. Headlined - 'War Against Unions: What's It All About?'. A publication to inform the public of British Columbia to seek out the truth 'about the current anti-union campaign'. Anti - 'Right-to-Work'. 12pp. Slightly browning, otherwise in near Fine condition. Flat, never rolled or folded. Ships via Inexpensive Lettermail. View more info

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The Che Handbook

By: BARRIO, Hilda; JENKINS, Gareth

Price: $14.00

Publisher: London, MQ Publications Ltd.: 2003

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 045073

ISBN: 1840725028

Condition: As New

Gives life to the values and thinking of the Che Guevara behind the legend, a man who was at once sensitive, passionate and determined to pursue his socialist dreams to their conclusion. Che is viewed through the camera lens of key Cuban photographers, through posters and other images, and through the iconography that grew up after his death. 431 p. : ill. (some col.), 1 col. map, ports. (some col.) ; 18 cm. A bright, clean, unmarked copy with a 'fresh' interior and a tight, square binding. About 'as new'. Weight, 717g. View more info

Social Struggles in the Middle Ages

By: BEER, M.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, International Publishers: 1929

Edition: Second Printing

Seller ID: 26685

Condition: Very Good

History of social thought in the Middle Ages [4th to 14th centuries], with a consideration of the heretical-social movement from the 11th century. 215pp. Bright, clean interior. Small chip lost at foot of preface page from a rough opening. Otherwise undamaged. Ink signature to ffep otherwise unmarked. Tight, square binding, firm hinges. Slight wear to cloth attips and minor surface rubs. Gilt titles bright. Weight, 340g. View more info

Fools and Wise Men: The Rise and Fall of the One Big Union

By: BERCUSON, David J.

Price: $9.95

Publisher: Toronto, McGraw-Hill Ryerson: 1978

Edition: First Printing of Trade Edition

Seller ID: 037033

ISBN: 0070826447

Condition: VG+

Story of Canada's 'One Big Union', an attempt to cover all Canadian Workers with the protection of a single Union. 300pp. Clean, interior. Inked out name to fpde, otherwise unmarked. Tight, square binding, no wear to cloth. Unclipped dustjacket is clean and unmarked with minor edge wear and a sun-faded spine. Weight, 582g. View more info

Slabs, Scabs & Skidders :A History of the I.W.A. in the Central Interior


Price: $20.00

Publisher: Prince George, BC, IWA Local 1-424:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 044585

Condition: Near Fine

History of the International Woodworkers of America, a Union operating in British Columbia's central Interior. Undated, circa 1978. 73 p. : ill. ; 22 cm. Bright, clean interior. Unmarked. Tight, stapled binding. Clean, glossy, unmarked wrappers showing slight rubbing. Scarce. Weight, 134g. Ships via inexpensive Canada Post Lettermail within North America, in card sleeve. Under $5.00 depending on location. Images available. Enquire for rates to Worldwide destinations. View more info

The Little Band" The Clashes Between the Communists and the Canadian Establishment 1928-1932


Price: $9.50

Publisher: Ottawa, Deneau:

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 12640

ISBN: 0-88879-115-1

Condition: VG+

Story of the beginnings of the Communist Party in Canada and its early struggles with the Canadian Government.247pp. Clean, bright copy with a tight, square binding. Minor edge nicks otherwise near new. View more info

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Karl Marx: An Illustrated Biography


Price: $9.00

Publisher: New York, New York, U.S.A., Verso Books: 1998

Edition: Revised Edition

Seller ID: 041423

ISBN: 1859847056

Condition: Fine

Looks in detail at his relationships with his mother & father, wife & friends & includes generous quotations from a wide range of correspondence. Annotation. Reissued in the year of the 150th anniversary of "The Communist Manifesto", this classic biography focuses on the private life of Karl Marx, as well as on his public persona and work. Translated from the German. 175 p. : ill. ; 25 cm. Bright, fresh, unmarked copy. Nearly similar, unclipped dustjacket, has a short, 1é2`clsed tear at top tip of front panel. Otherwise, às new`. Weight, 556g. View more info

Guide to Marxist Philosophy: An Introductory Bibliography

By: BOCHENSKI, Joseph M.

Price: $9.50

Publisher: Chicago, Swallow Press: 1972

Edition: First Edition, First Printing

Seller ID: 32514

ISBN: 0804005605

Condition: About Fine

Bibiography useful in the study of Marxist philosophy. 81pp. Bright, clean, unmarked copy, inside and outside. No wear to black cloth. Tight, square binding. Weight, 250g. View more info

Songs for America; American ballads, folk songs, marching songs, songs of other lands

By: BOGORAD, Miriam et al - compilers

Price: $15.00

Publisher: New York, Workers Library: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 037578

Condition: VG, or Better

Collection of 35 Socialist/Union/Labor songs. Wraps, 8vo, 64pp, words and music. Clean, tight copy. Covers very lightly browned, not detracting. Weight, 140g. View more info

Brotherhood of Locomotive Firemen and Enginemen, Twenty-Third Convention, Milwaukee, Wisconsin, June, 1937


Price: $12.00

Publisher: USA, BLF&E'S mAGAZINE: 1937

Edition: 1937 Convention Edition

Seller ID: 32477

Condition: VG+

Book to mark the 33rd Convention of the Brotherhood of Firemen and Enginemen Union Convention in 1937. Contains numerous articles and features. 256pp, photo illustrated, figures. Very bright, clean copy. Tight, square binding. Faux-leather on stiff boards shows no appreciable wear. Only defect - a slight lean, or twist in the binding. Weight, 360g. View more info

Teheran and America: Perspectives and Tasks


Price: $9.50

Publisher: New York, Workers Library Publishers: 1944

Edition: First Edition [presumed]

Seller ID: 26287

Condition: Good Plus

An evaluation of the Teheran meeting of Churchill, Stalin and Roosevelt in 1944. A left-wing perspective. 48pp. Interior is bright and clean. Wrappers show a little edge wear, mostly at spine. Single staple binding. Body of text separated from wrappers at rusted staple. Weight, 50g. View more info