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Reflections on Commercial Life: An Anthology of Classic Texts from Plato to the Present

By: N/A

Price: $99.95

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Routledge: 1997

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 15704577

ISBN: 0415911966

Condition: Good


0415911966 486 pages. "One of the most valuable books on my bookshelves devoted to business, business ethics, and economics." - Robert C. Solomon, University of Texas. Few markings, average wear, and some soiling to exterior. Contents clean, tight and unmarked. Solid working copy. View more info

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The New York Times Magazine, October (Oct.) 6, 1963 - Charles De Gaulle Cover Photo

By: Brennan Jr., William J.; Crankshaw, E.; Huxtable, A.L.; Schmidt, D.A.; Barnes, C.; Hunt, R.P.; Phillips, Cabell; Heard, Alexander; Vittachi, Tarzie; Ewen, Edward T.; Leedham, C.; Bracker, M.; Hughes, A.

Price: $199.95

Publisher: New York, The New York Times: 1963

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202G4093

Condition: Good


140 pages. Features: Many wonderful fashion ads for men and women; Inside View of the High Court; Russia's Tussle Between Capitalism and Communism; World's Fair Preview - four pages of photos; The "Al Baath' Party Challenges Nasser and has become a serious contender for leadership of the Arab World; Should There Be 'Compensation' for Negroes? - should they receive more than equal treatment in jobs, housing and the like to make up for his years of deprivation?; Britain's New Rougher, Tougher and Angrier Actors - article with photos of Kenneth Haigh, Richard Harris, Peter O'Toole, Tom Court... View more info

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Canada: The Communist Viewpoint

By: Buck, Tim

Price: $179.95

Publisher: Toronto, Progress Books: 1948

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 347A4602

Condition: Fair


288 pages. Index. "... A landmark in the history of the labor movement of this country, as the first comprehensive study, in the light of Marxism-Leninism, of the development and present crisis of Canadian monopoly capitalism. It provides a penetrating insight into the fundamentals of Canada's evolution. It will powerfully serve the cause of the fight for peace and democratic advance in our country." - from Foreword. CBC International ink stamp and date stamp inside front board. Card pocket inside back cover. Ink stamp and bit of writing on title page. Hinges starting. View more info

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America's Road to Socialism

By: Cannon, James P.

Price: $49.95

Publisher: New York, Pioneer Publishers: 1953

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 344G3584

Condition: Fair


80 pages. Six lectures given at the Los Angeles Friday Night Forum December, 1952 - January 1953: America Under Eisenhower; The International Prospects of Capitalism and Socialism; Prospects of Socialism and Capitalism in America; The Coming Struggle for Power; America Under Worker's Rule; What Socialist America will Look Like. Unmarked. Above-average but not excessive wear. Faint discolorations to orange card covers. Not listed in Seidman. View more info

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The Red Fog Over America

By: Carr, William Guy

Price: $750.00

Publisher: Canada, National Federation of Christian Laymen: 1955

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 238A7633

Condition: Good


226 pages including index. Rare surviving first edition copy of this classic conspiracy work. "Because knowledge is necessary to inspire action we make facts known which we hope will activate citizens, and cause them to take strong, determined, measures in accordance with our Constitution and Laws, which will put an end to all phases of the international conspiracy, and bring all conspirators before the bar of justice." - from inside front cover. "Published because we are convinced that an international conspiracy is in operation for the purpose of destroying our national and re... View more info

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The Control and Distribution of Production

By: Douglas, Major C.H.

Price: $69.95

Publisher: London, Cecil Palmer: 1922

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 313C6804

Condition: Fair


175 pages. Considers the following issues: The Mechanism of Consumer Control; The Control of Policy in Industry; The Control of Production; A Mechanical View of Economics; Production and Prices; What is Capitalism?; The Question of Exports; Unemployment and Waste; Commentaries on World Politics. Binding intact. Library binding with usual markings. Above-average external wear. A sound copy. View more info

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Post-Capitalist Society

By: Drucker, Peter [Signed]

Price: $1,500.00

Publisher: USA, Harpercollins: 1993

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 169H4031

ISBN: 0887306209

Condition: Very Good


0887306209 Signed, without inscription, by Peter Drucker upon front free endpaper. First printing. 232 pages. Index. "A probing and incisive analysis of the major world transformation from the Age of Capitalism to the Knowledge Society and how it will affect society, economics, business, and politics now and in the years ahead." - dust jacket. "Peter Drucker's pen is like a laser beam focusing powerful illumination on every subject touched." - R.M. Kanter, Harvard Business School. Drucker [1909-2005] was described in a 2014 Forbes article as "the founder of modern management." Prior own... 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

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Free to Choose: A Personal Statement

By: Friedman, Milton & Rose [Signed]

Price: $1,500.00

Publisher: USA, Mariner Books: 1990

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 169H4159

ISBN: 0156334607

Condition: Good


0156334607 Signed by both Milton and Rose Friedman and briefly inscribed (For Bob) upon half-title page. Reprint of the 1980 first edition with a new Introduction by the authors. "In this classic about economics, freedom, and the relationship between the two, Nobel laureate and presidential advisor Milton Friedman and his wife Rose explain how our freedom has been eroded and our prosperity undermined through the explosion of laws, regulations, agencies, and spending in Washington, and how good intentions often produce deplorable results when government is the middleman. The Friedmans also p... View more info

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Our Generation, Vol 12, No. 1 - Who Controls Canadian Capitalism?

By: Halary, Charles; Niosi, Jorge; Boggs, Carl; Lanza, Luciano

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Canada, Our Generation: 1977

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 813G4222

Condition: Good


72 pages. Features: The New Quebec State; Who Controls Canadian Capitalism; Euro-Communism in Italy; Fascism and Techno-Bureaucracy; Book reviews on The Parti Quebecois, Automobiles, Rural Social Change. Clean and unmarked with average wear. A sound copy. View more info

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Ken Magazine, June 10, 1938, Volume 1, No. 7 - Who Started the Spanish-American War?

By: Hemingway, Ernest; Spivak, John L.; Stowe, Leland; Gish, Anthony; Limbach, Russell; Soriano, Estaban; Kuhn, Charles (Chas.); et al

Price: $199.95

Publisher: USA, Ken: 1938

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 202G4289

Condition: Fair


86 pages. Features: Ad for Verve magazine inside front cover. Human Beings in Traps - article discusses prosperous Hungarian Jews attempting to relocate to America; Interesting article in Hat Check Girls with photo of Abe Ellis, 'Hat Check King'; The Great Die-Off - 'nature's way of regulating the races that can't regulate themselves - applies to men, and war; "Sex-Mad" Psychiatrists lead failed research on inmates at Jackson Penitentiary aka Southern Michigan State University - article with photos; Revival of the Third Psyche - Psychoanalysis is sometimes good for the patient and a... View more info

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Capitalism for Kids: Growing Up to Be Your Own Boss

By: Hess, Karl

Price: $99.95

Publisher: USA, Enterprise Pub: 1987

Edition: First Printing

Seller ID: 313A9585

ISBN: 0942103068

Condition: Fair


0942103068 247 pages. Index. "...Can really get your child or grandchild excited about the free enterprise system." - Mark Skousen. "...A brilliant job of presenting capitalism in a style that is both clear and entertaining to young people." - Roy Childs, Jr., Laissez Faire Books, Inc. Clean and unmarked with average wear. Binding tender. View more info

The Exchange: 100 years of trading grain in Winnipeg

By: Levine, Allan Gerald

Price: $69.95

Publisher: Winnipeg, Manitoba, Canada, Peguis Publishers: 1987

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 72309007

ISBN: 0920541402

Condition: Fine


0920541402 278 pages including bibliography and index. Illustrated in black and white. Author's signature and inscription upon title page. The first written history of the exchange. Details its 100 year saga from the beginnings of growing grain on the newly broken prairies to the complexities of the modern multi-billion dollar industry. "In this remarkable book, Arthur Levine has captured the sustaining myth of Western Canadian capitalism. It is highly compelling and often exciting reading about an essential institution that has found its ideal biographer." - Peter C. Newman. Cl... View more info

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Socialism for a Sceptical Age

By: Miliband, Ralph

Price: $49.95

Publisher: New York, NY, U.S.A., Verso: 1995

Edition: Reprint

Seller ID: 347A6976

ISBN: 1859840574

Condition: Very Good


1859840574 211 pages. "... Offers a critical examination of a number of developments which in recent years have undermined the idea of socialism and eroded its electoral appeal." - from back cover. Clean with light wear. Remainder mark to bottom edge. Sticker remnant upon back cover. Nice tight copy. View more info

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Canadian Dimension Magazine, July / August 2013 - Sports Issue

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, Dimension: 2013

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 201G4966

Condition: Good


48 pages. Features: Militarism of the NHL; Foul Play, Capitalism and Sports; Sex, Gender and the Politics of Play. Average wear. Couple of library markings. A sound copy. View more info

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Equinox - The Magazine of Canadian Discovery: September/October 1991

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, Equinox: 1991

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 813A1109

Condition: Good


Features: Where Waters Run Brown - Once the 'pearl of the Caribbean', Haiti hovers at the edge of ecological collapse... a cautionary tale; Audubon's Wake - retracing the route of John James Audubon along Quebec's rugged lower North Shore; The Hounds of Summer - Sans tracks, touts and hustlers, the sleek sport of greyhound racing is catching on in southern Saskatchewan; Bound for Glory - with leather and gold, virtuoso bookbinder Michael Wilcox turns tomes into tiaras; The Great Fire - Early European explorers brought more than fresh ideas to North America - how a simple virus (smallpox) depop... 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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The Atlantic Magazine, August 1956 - Sketch of James Thurber on Front Cover

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $79.95

Publisher: Concord, NH, The Atlantic Monthly Company: 1956

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 825C8018

Condition: Good


96 pages. Features: Reports from Washington, the Middle East, and Japan; The Changing Physician, by Dana W. Atchley; Doctors and Politics, by David D. Rutstein; James Thurber - in conversation with Alistair Cooke; The Smell of Lilies - story by Martha Gellhorn; That Breakfast (poem), by Moore Moran; Southern Cotton and Japan, by David L. Cohn; A Thousand and Two Nights, by Constance Tomkinson; The Young Poets - James Stokely, Ralph Schneebaum, P. Tremayne, Ruth Whitman, James Wright; The Nun and the Dramatist - George Bernard Shaw to the Abbess fo Stanbrook; This Homogenized World, by Sidney... View more info

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Maclean's Magazine, September 21, 2009 *The Next Da Vinci Code*

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, Maclean Hunter: 2009

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 826C8327

Condition: Good


82 pages. Features: Virus Hunter Bonnie Henry on H1N1; Stimulus Spending Didn't Spark the Recovery - so what now for the government?; Marc Lemire victory - The CHRC (Canadian Human Rights Commission) tells itself to Shape Up; Michael Bryan and the death of Darcy Allan Sheppard; McGill Prof. helped teach Iran's opposition about non-violent protest; Generation War - who's hit hardest by the recession, young or old?; Broke Britannia - the U.K.'s experiment in U.S. -style capitalism was an utter disaster; The Year of the Rat - the world's smartest vermin are on the march; WWOOF - weed your way ar... View more info

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Maclean's Magazine, 29 November 2004

By: Multiple Contributors

Price: $49.95

Publisher: Canada, Maclean Hunter: 2004

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: 658C9047

Condition: Very Good


78 pages. Features: Big power outage in Nova Scotia; Not everyone is enjoying capitalism's riches in Russia; Town vs. Country - where Canada's next big culture war will take place; The thinking dog's man; Arthritis sufferers miss their Vioxx; New Jersey filmmaker Kevin Smith. Light wear. Unmarked. A quality copy. View more info