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Image for Canada's Party of Socialism: History of the Communist Party of Canada, 1921-1976

Canada's Party of Socialism: History of the Communist Party of Canada, 1921-1976

By: N/A

Price: $139.95

Publisher: Toronto, Progress Books: 1982

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 844G0048

ISBN: 0919396453

Condition: Good


0919396453 319 pages. Index. "A history unlike that written by those historians whose aim is to prevent the socialist future by distorting realities of the past and present." - from dust jacket. Moderate wear to unmarked book which contains footnotes and numerous reproductions of black and white photos in text. Average wear to dust jacket now preserved in Brodart cover. A sound copy. View more info

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The Perestroika Deception Memoranda to the Central Intelligence Agency

By: Anatoliy Golitsyn

Price: $495.00

Publisher: U.K., edward harle; first edition edition (1995): 1995

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 328G2583

ISBN: 1899798005

Condition: Good


1899798005 247 pages. Index. "...Explains the devious secret intent behind the Leninist strategy which the 'former' Communists are pursuing under the fake 'reform' and 'progress towards democracy''. Author served in the KGB before defecting from the Soviet Union to the USA in 1961. Contents clean, bright and unmarked. Moderate external wear. Crease to front cover. Binding tight. A sound copy of this important work. View more info

Current Affairs for the Canadian Forces - In the USSR - Volume 8, Number 5, 1 March 1955

By: Author Not Stated

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Ottawa, Bureau of Current Affairs, Department of National Defence: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 16103037

Condition: Fine


30 pages. A study of the social position of the Russian people and of economic conditions under the Soviet regime. Clean and unmarked with very light wear. Excellent copy. View more info

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Left Turn, Canada,

By: Coldwell, M.J.

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Toronto, Duell Sloan & Pearce: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 344H3487

ISBN: B001P1BJOY

Condition: Good


B001P1BJOY xv, [3], 247 pages. Index. Founder of the CCF tells how the organization came into being, how its principles have been successfully practiced in Saskatchewan, and reveals what plans the CCF has for Canada in the post-war years. Surveys the role of Canada as a 'middle power' and discusses in detail its social, political, and economic future." - dust jacket. Book clean and unmarked with moderate wear. Binding intact. Above-average wear to dust jacket which is now preserved in archival-grade Brodart. A sound copy. [Weinrich 2869, Amtmann 2529] View more info

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The Great Terror: A Reassesment

By: Conquest, Robert

Price: $195.00

Publisher: Canada, The University of Alberta Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition Thus

Seller ID: 864H4469

ISBN: 0888642229

Condition: Fine


0888642229 570 pages. Footnotes. Bibliography. Index. "The classic work on Stalinism - now available in a major revision using new evidence from glasnost." - dust jacket. "A masterpiece of historical detection, likely to remain the definitive work." - The Economist. A considerably updated version of the 1968 first edition. "Includes hitherto secret information on the three great 'Moscow Trials,' on the methods of obtaining confessions, on the purge of writers and other members of the intelligentsia, on life in the labor camps, and many other key matters." - dust ... View more info

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Communism and a changing civilisation,

By: Fox, R

Price: $175.00

Publisher: London, The Bodley Head: 1935

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 344H3716

ISBN: B000L9Z2MQ

Condition: Good


B000L9Z2MQ xvi, 156 pages. Bibliography. Index. "By an examination of the inherent contradictions of the capitalist system, Mr. Fox - a Communist - arrives at an explanation of the necessity of the Social Revolution and an analysis of its essential character." - dust jacket. Chapters include: Capitalism in Decay and the Teaching of Karl Marx; Two Worlds at War; The Party of the Working Class; National and Colonial Questions; World Communism - The Ultimate Aim; From Capitalism to Communism; Communist Britain. Interesting dust jacket illustration depicts man battling the twin snakes... View more info

The League for Social Reconstruction: Intellectual Origins of the Democratic Left in Canada 1930-1942

By: Horn, Michael

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Toronto, ON, Canada, Univ of Toronto Pr: 1980

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 15604044

ISBN: 0802054870

Condition: Fine


0802054870 270 pages including index and notes. "With the disillusionment of the later 1930s, the distraction of the war, and, most of all, the increased support enjoyed by the CCF after 1940, the LSR disappeared as a formal organization, but its ideas shaped a political tradition which found expression in teh CCF and later the NDP." - from dust jacket. Book clean, bright and unmarked with very light wear. Dust jacket bears some sunning to spine and light wear. Now preserved in Brodart cover. Excellent copy. View more info

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The Reds

By: MacIntyre, Stuart

Price: $179.95

Publisher: Australia, Allen & Unwin: 1998

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 344H1196

ISBN: 1864485809

Condition: Fine


1864485809 xii, 482 pages. Index. Endnotes. "The first comprehensive account of Australian communism. Based on a range of sources and uses extensive interviews to recapture the experience of early Australian communists." - from dust jacket. Clean, bright and unmarked with negligible wear. Dust jacket now preserved in glossy new archival-grade Brodart. A superb copy. View more info

Russia's Road to the Cold War

By: Mastny, Vojtech

Price: $49.95

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Columbia Univ Pr: 1979

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 73508998

ISBN: 0231043619

Condition: Fair


0231043619 409 pages including index. Revises the revisionist theory that holds the United States solely responsible for the Cold War. "A valuable work, containing much new evidence and insight," - Arthur M. Schlesinger, Jr. Markings through much of book. Average wear. View more info

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The Western Socialist - The Journal of Scientific Socialism in the Western Hemisphere: Volumes 12 and 13 Bound in One Volume, Including All Issues 1945-1946

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $395.00

Publisher: Boston, MA, The Worker's Socialist Party of the United States: 1945

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 853C5279

Condition: Good


Unpaginated. 12" x 9" x 0.7". Contains issues from January 1945 through December 1946, a tumultuous time for labour in the wake of World War II. Topics include: Tennessee Poll Tax Fight; A New Revision of Marxian Economics, by Raya Dunayevskaya; Barriers on the Way to Socialism, by CARP; C.C.F confusion, by C. Luff; Marxism in New Zealand by R.R. Everson; Labor Conscription - the May-Bailey bill calls for a compulsory labor draft of 18 million workers from 18 to 45 years of age; Labor and Political Action, by Harmo; Vocationalism in Ireland; Comrade Adolph Kohn; The Future of Ca... View more info

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Newsweek Magazine, August 29, 1949 - Walter Hoving Cover Photo

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $199.95

Publisher: Dayton, Ohio, USA, Weekly Publications, Inc.: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 823G0198

Condition: Good


76 pages. Cover: Walter Hoving Contents: Foreign Policy: The Bipartisan Honeymoon Is Over - Speaker Sam Rayburn Pleads for Fund to Arm Western Europe and Potential Allies Against Soviet Union; Rough Going for Harry (S. Truman); Inquiries: Such a Small Baby - Harry H. Vaughan; Politics: The G.O.P. (Grand Old Party) Broom - Guy G. Gabrielson; Communism: Union Tint Remover; Crime: Electrodes for Two - Raymond Martinez Fernandez and Martha Beck; Courts: Anti-Red Law Upset - Maryland Subversives Act, known as the Ober Law; Notes on the Arms-Aid Cut - Arms Aid Program for Westen Europe; Br... View more info

Social Credit for Beginners: An Armchair Guide

By: Osborne, Stephen; Osborne, J. S.; Osborne, Tom

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Vancouver, BC, Canada, Arsenal Pulp Pr Ltd: 1986

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 34501353

ISBN: 0889781753

Condition: Good


0889781753 231 pages including bibliography and over 180 illustrations. "A complete history of what John Maynard Keynes has called "the underworld of economics." Beginning in England in 1917, it makes a bizarre, at times nearly unbelievable, story of monetary cranks, political parvenues, conspiracy theorists, end-of-the-world millennialists and political demagogues that sweeps through Alberta, British Columbia, and Quebec before culminating in the '80s in British Columbia." - from back cover. Moderate wear and soiling. Unmarked. Solid copy. View more info

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Far and Wide

By: Reed, Douglas

Price: $750.00

Publisher: Australia, Jonathan Cape Limited / Australasian Publishing Company: 1951

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 426H4736

Condition: Good


[4], 5-398 pp. "The latest in the series of books about our times which this political pilgrim began with Insanity Fair in 1938, this is the story of a journey of discovery, geographical, social and political, in America. Readers know it is Douglas Reed's theory that the war which started in 1914 still goes on, embroiling all the Western world in a grand design for the reshaping of the globe, the final failure or success of which will determine the ultimate shape of the Twentieth Century." - dust jacket. Book unmarked with respectful wear to publisher's red cloth lettered in gilt. ... View more info

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We have a glowing dream: Recollections of working-class and people's struggles in B.C. from 1935 to 1996

By: Rush, Maurice

Price: $99.95

Publisher: Canada, Centre for Socialist Education: 1996

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 155G2906

ISBN: 092087908X

Condition: Very Good


092087908X 230 pages. Footnotes. Index. Black and white photographic plates. "Since 1935, the author has been a major figure on the left of British Columbia politics, as a Communist organizer and leader, working class journalist, and participant in the struggles and movements that shaped life on the West Coast. This is his account of sixty turbulent years." - from back cover. Prior owner's name atop first blank leaf, otherwise clean, bright and unmarked with light wear. A high-quality copy. View more info

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New Mexico: The Coming Guerrilla War

By: Stang, Alan

Price: $59.95

Publisher: USA, American Opinion: 1969

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 238G1811

Condition: Very Good


16 pages. Reproductions of black and white photos. Written after author covered the New Mexico trial of Reies Tijerina. Clean and unmarked with light wear. A quality copy. View more info

Image for Icebreaker: Who Started the Second World War?

Icebreaker: Who Started the Second World War?

By: Suvorov, Viktor

Price: $795.00

Publisher: London, Hamish Hamilton: 1990

Edition: First English Edition

Seller ID: 134C8607

ISBN: 0241126223

Condition: Very Good


0241126223 364 pages. Index. Three maps. Black and white photographic plates. "For the first time, a historian - Soviet defector Viktor Suvorov - shows that the USSR's part in starting WWII was much greater, and much more sinister, than has hitherto been assumed... a direct and often harrowing challenge on accepted history. Its achievement is to force us all to revise radically our ideas of - and the reasons for - the most destructive war mankind has ever experienced." - from dust jacket. Clean and unmarked with light wear. Dust jacket now preserved in glossy new archival-grade ... View more info

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Stalin's Apologist: Walter Duranty: The New York Times's Man in Moscow

By: Taylor, S.J.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: USA, Oxford University Press: 1990

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 234G1642

ISBN: 0195057007

Condition: Fair


0195057007 404 pages. Index. Bibliography. Footnotes. "... Proves again that the successful journalist is often the man who tells people what they want to believe rather than the truth." - from dust jacket. Above-average wear. Front endpaper neatly removed. Usual library markings. A worthy reading copy. View more info

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China at War

By: Utley, Freda

Price: $399.95

Publisher: New York, The John Day Company: 1939

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 745A4806

Condition: Fair


310 pages. Index. Fold-out map. Several black and white photographic plates, including graphic scenes of victims of the Japanese. "A naturally straightforward writer, Miss Utley is able to make her penetrating discussions of Chinese politics as deeply interesting and moving as her descriptions of air raids and hospital tours." - from dust jacket flap which is affixed to first blank leaf. Library binding intact. Somewhat above-average external wear. Usual library markings. A sound copy of this interesting work. View more info

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Cold War Canada: The Making of a National Insecurity State, 1945-1957

By: Whitaker, Reg; Marcuse, Gary

Price: $179.95

Publisher: Toronto, Univ of Toronto Pr: 1994

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 643H1841

ISBN: 080205935X

Condition: Very Good


080205935X Signed, without inscription, upon title page by Gary Marcuse. xxi, [xvii], 511 pages. Footnotes, list of primary sources, and index. Many pages of black and white reproductions of archival photos. "Digs past the official moderation and uncovers a systematic state-sponsored repression of communists and the Left, directed at civil servants, scientists, trade unionists, and political activists. Unlike the United States, Canada's purges were shrouded in secrecy imposed by the government and avidly supported by the RCMP security service." - from dust jacket. Clean, bright and... View more info