Fifth Estate Collective
BOOKSTORE HOURS: Monday and Tuesday-1pm to 5pm—Wednesday 7pm to 10pm. LOCATION: 4403 Second (on the corner of Second & Canfield), Detroit, Michigan 48201
LIP AND THE SELF-MANAGED COUNTER REVOLUTION Negation
Using the illustration of the famous French watch factory, the authors show that the self-management of Capital is but another stage in the development of the capitalist economy.
Black & Red, 96 pp. $.75
THE WANDERING OF HUMANITY Jacques Camatte
Black & Red, 64 pp. $.75
ON ORGANIZATION Jacques Camatte.
Description of all political organizations as rackets and gangs.
Self-published 40 pp. $.25
MANUAL FOR REVOLUTIONARY LEADERS Michael Velli, Compiled and edited by Fredy & Lorraine Perlman
Black & Red, 1974, 288 pp. $2.50
CONTRIBUTION TO THE CRITIQUE OF MARX
Solidarity (London), $.50
FATE OF MARXISM Paul Cardan
Solidarity (London), $.25 (8.5 x 11)
ECLIPSE & RE-EMERGENCE OF THE COMMUNIST MOVEMENT Jean Barrot & Francois Martin
Black & Red, 1974, 136 pp. $1.25
WHAT IS PROPERTY? P.J. Proudhon with an introduction by George Woodcock
Dover, 1970, 457 pp. $4.00
REDEFINING REVOLUTION Paul Cardan
London Solidarity, 25 pp. 75 cents
THE MIRROR OF PRODUCTION Jean Baudrillard
Examines the lessons of Marxism which has created a productivist model and a fetishism of labor. Asserts that Marxism reflects “all of Western metaphysics” and remains within the restrictive context of political economy whence it was born.
Telos Press, 167 pp. $2.50
MODERN CAPITALISM AND REVOLUTION Paul Cardan
London Solidarity, 102 pp. $1.50
CLASS STRUGGLE IN CHINA Charlatan Stew
Self-published 80 pp. $1
VIETNAM: WHO’S VICTORY? Bob Potter
London Solidarity, 36 pp. $1.00
THESES ON THE CHINESE. REVOLUTION Cajo Brendel
London Solidarity, 26 pp. $1.00
ORIGINS OF THE ANARCHIST MOVEMENT IN CHINA A. Meltzer
Chicago Solidarity 18 pp. $.25 (8.5 x 11)
SABATE: Guerrilla Extraordinary. Antonio Tellez
The history of the life of Sabate, from his fighting in the ranks of the FAI during the Spanish Revolution, through the relentless guerrilla attacks on Franco’s government and till his death in an ambush in the 1960s.
Cienfuegos Press, 200 pp. $4.95
WOMEN IN THE SPANISH REVOLUTION Liz Willis
Solidarity (London), $.50 (8.5 x 11)
LESSONS OF THE SPANISH REVOLUTION Vernon Richards
Freedom Press, 1972, 240 pp. $2.00
KROPOTKIN’S REVOLUTIONARY PAMPHLETS Peter Kropotkin, Edited by Roger N. Baldwin
A collection of Kropotkin’s writings covering a variety of subjects including science, law and government. Bibliography included.
Dover, 407 pp. $3.50
Solidarity (Chicago), 12 pp. $.10
ANARCHISM AND OTHER ESSAYS Emma Goldman
Essays on anarchism, marriage, education and others. Includes TRAFFIC IN WOMEN.
Dover, 271 pp. $3.00
ANARCHISM & ANARCHO SYNDICALISM Rudolf Rocker
Freedom Press, 48 pp. $.75
THE ANARCHISTS IN THE RUSSIAN REVOLUTION: Documents of the Revolution Edited by Paul Avrich
Cornell Press, 179 pp. $2.95
PRISON MEMOIRS OF AN ANARCHIST Alexander Berkman
Intro. by Paul Goodman. Berkman’s rendering of his attempted assassination of Frick and the 14 years he spent in prison for doing so.
Schocken, 512 pp. $4.95
THE KRONSTADT UPRISING Ida Mett
Black Rose Books, 93 pp. $1.45
LESSONS OF THE SPANISH REVOLUTION Vernon Richards
A political analysis of the Spanish debacle and a scathing critique of anarchist “leaders” and organizations.
Freedom, 240 pp. $2.00
THE FLOODGATES OF ANARCHY S. Christie & A. Meltzer
Kahn & Averill, 160 pp. $3.00 (hardcover)
BAKUNIN ON ANARCHY Edited by Sam Dolgoff
Vintage, 404 pp. $2.45
POST-SCARCITY ANARCHISM Murray Bookchin
Ramparts Press, 412 pp. $2.45
SPONTANEITY AND ORGANISATION Murray Bookchin
Solidarity (London), $.50
BAKUNIN ON VIOLENCE: Letter to S. Nechayev
Bakunin refutes Nechayev’s “Catechism of the Revolutionist” and poses his own view of a liberated humanity.
Come! Unity 48pp $.75
ANARCHY Errico Malatesta
Freedom Press, 54 pp. $1.00
THE BOLSHEVIKS AND WORKERS CONTROL Maurice Brinton
Black & Red, 86 pp. $.80
THE TRAFFIC IN WOMEN and Other Essays on Feminism, Emma Goldman
Times Change, 66 pp. $1.75
HOMAGE TO CATALONIA George Orwell
Orwell’s recollections of the Spanish Revolution with a rarely published essay, “Looking Back on the Spanish War” included. A new edition.
Penguin, 1976, 246 pp. $1.95
THE LEVELLERS: A Selection of Leveller Writings Edited by A.L. Morton
The Levellers were some of the first communists, functioning during the time of Cromwellian England. Seventeen of their writings are collected here for the first time.
International, 354 pp. $2.25
REPRODUCTION OF HUMAN CAPITAL Robert Cooperstein
Cooperstein, 1974, unpaginated 50 cents
THE ALIENATION OF MODERN MAN Fritz Pappenheim
Modern Reader, 1959, 189 pp. $3.45
PORTUGAL: Anti-Fascism or Anti-Capitalism? R&B pamphlet no.6
Root & Branch, 40 pp. $1.50 (8.5 x 11)
THE LIMITS OF THE CITY Murray Bookchin
Bookchin traces the roots of the ‘Bourgeois City’ and points out what is in store for us if we don’t de-centralize society.
Harper, 148 pp. $2.75
MEDICAL NEMESIS: The Danger of Modern Medicine, Ivan Illich
Modern medicine has reached the stage where it is itself a major threat to our health. This is the theme of Illich’s book, which poses some basic questions not only about medicine but about the direction of modern society.
Pantheon, 288 pp. $6.50, publishers price $8.95 (hardcover)
THE AMERICAN HEALTH EMPIRE: Power, Profits and Politics, Prepared by Barbara & John Ehrenreich
Vintage, 279 pp. $2.45
MAN ALONE: Alienation in Modern Society,
Writings from Karl Marx, James Baldwin, Dostoyevsky, Silone, et al.
Dell, 558 pp. $1.50
THE RIGHT TO BE GREEDY For Ourselves
Self-published, Unpaginated $1
SYNDICALISTS IN THE RUSSIAN REVOLUTION G.P. Maximoff
Freedom, 19 pp. $.25
1984, George Orwell
Signet, 267 pp. $1.25
ANIMAL FARM George Orwell
Signet, 128 pp. $1.25
THE LORDSTOWN STRUGGLE AND THE REAL CRISIS IN PRODUCTION, Ken Weller
London Solidarity, 26 pp. $.75
UNIONS AGAINST REVOLUTION: Two Essays, G. Munis & J. Zerzan
Black & Red, 64 pp. $.75
STRIKE! Jeremy Brecher
Straight Arrow, 330 pp. $3.95
FALSE PROMISES Stanley Aronowitz
McGraw Hill, 465 pp. $3.95
THE MAKING OF THE ENGLISH WORKING CLASS E.P. Thompson
A lively account of the English working class being dragged, kicking and screaming into industrial society.
Vintage, 848 pp. $3.45
THE MASS PSYCHOLOGY OF FASCISM Wilhelm Reich
Touchstone, 1970, 400 pp. $3.95
THE LIVING THEATRE Pierre Biner
Using the audience-involving techniques the Living Theatre sought to open peoples minds to a loving anarchy that embraced pacifism and communalism as alternatives to contemporary society. Biner attempts to recreate the company’s productions.
Dicus, 256 pp. $1.65
GOD AND STATE Michael Bakunin
Dover, 86 pp. $1.50
HUNGARY ’56 Andy Anderson
Black & Red, 137 pp. $1.25
ON THE POVERTY OF STUDENT LIFE Situationist International
First published in France at the University of Strasbourg in 1966 with student union funds, the copies were distributed at the official ceremony marking the beginning of the academic year. The student union Was promptly closed by court order, but the pamphlet has been reprinted world wide.
Black & Red, 24 pp. $.25
THE YELLOW WALL PAPER Charlotte Perkins Gilman
The Feminist Press, 64 pp. $1.50
THE STATE: ITS HISTORIC ROLE Peter Kropotkin
Freedom Press, 56 pp. $.75
ZAPATA AND THE MEXICAN REVOLUTION, John Womack,Jr.
Vintage, 453 pp. $3.45
WILDCAT: Dodge Truck, June 1974
Eat The Rich Gang ETR/Black & Red, 32 pp. $.50
LIVING MY LIFE, Vol. I & II Emma Goldman
Goldmans autobiography tracing her life from arriving in America to her stay in Bolshevik Russia. A good historical account.
Dover, 944 pp. $9.00 (single volumes, $4.50 each)
LABOR AND MONOPOLY CAPITALISM: The Degridation of Work in the 20th Century, Harry Braverman
Monthly Review, 465 pp. $4.95
COMMON SENSE FOR HARD TIMES Jeremy Brecher & Tim Costello
Two Continents, 277 pp. $3.95
PARADISE LOST: The Decline & Fall of the Auto Industrial Age, Emma Rothschild
Vintage, 264 pp. $1.95
MODERN CAPITALISM & REVOLUTION Paul Cardan
London Solidarity, 2nd ed., 102 pp., $1.50
THE LEFT HAND OF DARKNESS Ursula K. LeGuin
An exciting science-fiction story which calls into question our contemporary socio-sexual roles. On Winter there is no division of humanity into man or woman, strong or weak halves. Everyone has equal potential. The mother of several children may be the father of several more.
Ace, 334 pp., $1.95
THE INCOHERENCE OF THE INTELLECTUAL Fredy Perlman
Black & Red, 118 pp. $1.50
FLI-BACK: A Journal of Cheap Shots
Plutonian Space Fleet PSF, 84 pp. $1.00
ANARCHISM Daniel Guerin
Modern Reader, 160 pp. $2.45
THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF MALCOLM X
Ballantine, 460 pp. $1.95
CEYLON: The JVP Uprising Solidarity(London), $1.25 (8.5 x 11)
FIFTH ESTATE SUBSCRIBERS GET 10% DISCOUNT ON ALL BOOKS.
Periodicals from outside the U.S. are sent to us by surface mail and take about a month to reach us, but the contents are timeless.
BLACK FLAG: Organ of the Anarchist Black Cross
A monthly containing articles on movements around the world and political prisoners. $.25
SOLIDARITY For Worrkers’ Power, Industrial Bulletin of the London Solidarity group. $.50
BLACK STAR An anarchist review. $.25
MINUS 8—Libertarian Socialist monthly printed in Hong Kong features many articles on China. $.50
LIBERO INTERNATIONAL, Libertarian quarterly featuring articles on the Anarchist movement in the Far East. Published in Kobe, Japan. $.75
FREEDOM, English Anarchist Fortnightly carries current news and reviews about European anarchism. $.25
LEAVING THE 20th CENTURY: The Incomplete Work of the Situationist International, Chris Grey.
After almost a year of hassling with the publishers of the book in England and attempts to get copies from Canada, it’s now quite apparent that we’ll never get hold of it. Our hopes were urged on last November when we received a letter from England, stating that 50 copies had been mailed and were on their way. Either they weren’t sent or they’ve been lost in the mail. So, for those people who ordered copies of the book, we’ll either send you your money back or send a replacement title(s). Whichever you please. We’re sorry for all the trouble and thanks for being patient.
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