Fifth Estate Collective
Ammunition Books shares space with the Fifth Estate Newspaper (?) [sic] and can be found at 4403 Second Ave, (telephone (313) 831–6800. Our hours vary quite a bit, so it’s always best to give us a telephone call before coming down.
HOW TO ORDER BY MAIL:
1) List the title of the book(s), amount wanted and price of each;
2) Add 10% for mailing—not less than $.48 (the post office has done it again and raised 4th class—books—mailing rates $.48 is the cheapest and raises quickly after that);
3) Total (Michigan residents please add 4% sales tax—we’re working on trying to get away from this).
Please write all checks and money orders to: Fifth Estate, but mail it to: Ammunition Books, 4403 Second Avenue, Detroit, Michigan 48201, USA.
THE ANGRY BRIGADE Bratach Dubh
A collection of communiques and documents of the Brigade which operated in Britain from the late sixties to the early seventies—with a cronology of events during that period.
Bratach Dubh, 28 pp., $.75
WORKERS’ AUTONOMY Bratach Dubh
This is the third in a continuing series of pamphlets to be produced by the Bratach Dubh people. This one contains a series of articles on workers’ autonomy, written by Alfredo M. Bonanno: The Comrades of Kronstadt and the Autonomous Movement of the Turin Railway Workers.
Bratach Dubh, 35 pp.,.75
ECLIPSE & RE-EMERGENCE OF THE COMMUNIST MOVEMENT Jean Barrot & Francois Martin
Black & Red, 1974, 136 pp. $1.25
THE MIRROR OF PRODUCTION Jean Baudrillard
Telos, 167 pp., $2.50
CRITIQUE OF SYNDICALIST METHODS: Trade-Unionism to Anarcho-Syndicalism. Alfredo M. Bonanno
Bonanno examines syndicalism from fascist to anarchist (and everything in the middle) and finds them all basicly the same, and having little to do with revolution.
Bratach Dubh, 48 pp., $1.00
THE FOUR IDEAL TYPES OF ANTI—NUCLEAR ACTIVISTS Jim Stodder
Stodder does a good job of explaining the differences between Conservationists, New Age Designers (Buckminster Fuller types), Socialist Politicians and Anarchist Primitives and their relationships to technology and its role in a different society. Ends with Stodder’s evaluation.
Self-printed, 11 pp., $.25
PARADISE LOST: The Decline & Fall of the Auto Industrial Age Emma Rothschild
Vintage, 264 pp., $1.95
CLASS STRUGGLE IN CHINA Charlatan Stew
Self-printed, 80 pp., $.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, 246 pp. $1.95
CONTRIBUTION TO THE CRITIQUE OF MARX
Solidarity (London), $.50
COVER-UP LOWDOWN Jay Kinney, Paul Mavrides
Incredible cartoon book filled with 48 pages of facts & fiction. Includes some of the Lowdowns that appeared in the Fifth Estate.
Rip Off Press, 48 pp., $.75
ON ORGANIZATION Jacques Camatte
Description of all political organizations as rackets and gangs.
Self-published, 40 pp. $.25.
CREATION AND ITS ENEMIES: -The Revolt Against Work. John Zerzan
Mutualist, 64 pp., $2.00
THE DOLLMAKER Harriette Arnow
Story of a woman and her family who fight from being swallowed by the industrial system—set in Detroit during World War II.
Avon, 608 pp. $1.50
THE WANDERING OF HUMANITY Jacques Cammatte
Black & Red, 64 pp., $.75
PRISON MEMOIRS OF AN ANARCHIST Alexander Berkman
Shocken, 512 pp., $4.95
LAND & LIBERTY: Anarchist Influences in the Mexican Revolution. Ricardo Flores Magon
A very interesting book about the revolutionary movement in Mexico during the early part of the 20th century and the influence that the writings of Ricardo Flores Magon had upon it. This book is made up of an excellent historical sketch of that period by David Pool and the writings of Flores Magon.
Cienfuegos, 156 pp., $4.70