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Where Were You Brother? An Account of Trade Union Imperialism

By Thomson, Don; Larson, Rodney

London: War on Want , 1978 War on Want, 1978. 138 pages. Book overall in good condition. Pages clean and tightly bound. Some foxing at beginning and end of book. Corners slightly bumped. Spine uncreased.Edges a little yellowed with age. Looks at whether the international trade union movement divides and weakens 'Third World' trade unions rather than working in solidarity with them. . First Edition. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket.


British Trade Unionism: A Short History

By Hutt, Allen

Lawrence & Wishart, 1941 160 pages.Part of the Marxist Text Book Series - No. 7. Cover is very worn - stained and scuffed, and bumped and chipped at edges and corners. Spine is very yellowed and chipped, and is held on with sellotape. Pages are very yellowed with age, and have lots of foxing, particularly to edges. Previous owner has highlighted some paragraphs in the text in pencil. Previous owner has also made notes on last page in pencil. Slight musty smell to pages. Condition consistent with age of book. A history of trade unions in Britain, from a 'historian of the working class movement.'. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket.


The Citizen and the State: Part II: Industrial and Social Life and The Empire

By Strachey, J. St. Loe

Macmillan & Co., 1904 224 pages. A very well-worn book! Cover is very scuffed and stained and worn, and edges are bumped and worn - and some of the fabric has worn away from the corners. Spine is very faded and stained and creased at top and bottom. Pages are yellowed with age and have foxing to edges. Previous owner has made lots of notes on pages in pencil (and a few in ink) and underlined lots of passages. Previous owner's name written in pencil on inside of back cover - also a small pencil drawing of two Union Jack flags - and more flag sketches on the penultimate page! Inside of front cover is quite frayed - paper coating has ripped, revealing the fabric binding beneath - but cover is still attached. Pages tightly bound. Condition consistent with age of book.. Second Edition. Hard Cover. Good/No Jacket.


Workers' Control

By Roberts, Ernie

George Allen & Unwin, 1973 George Allen & Unwin, 1973. 308 pages. Book is in good condition. Spine is very faded but only slightly creased. Covers have scuffed corners and pages are yellowed with age but only the edges have any foxing. Binding is fine. In addition to the book there is also enclosed an article of a discussion between the author and Bert Ramelson, National Industrial Organiser of the Communist Party. . Gift By Author. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall.


Mr. Chairman! A Short Guide to the Conduct and Procedure of Meetings

By Hannington, Wal

Lawrence & Wishart, 1966 137 pages. Cover is worn and a little scuffed and has some light staining. Spine creased and worn. Edges and corners of book bumped and a little creased. Previous owner's name written in ink on first page. Pages well worn and creased and yellowed at edges. Previous owner has made some marks in pencil on a few pages. Condition consistent with age of book. A guide to setting up and running formal meetings - for committees, trade unions, public debates, etc.. Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket.


The Million Pound Strike

By Arnison, Jim

Lawrence & Wishart, 1971 Lawrence & Wishart, 1971. 85 pages. Book in very good condition. Covers and top edge yellowed with age and edge a litle discoloured. Binding tight and spine uncreased. Previous owners name written in first page. Explores the 1967-68 strike at the Roberts-Arundel works in Stockport. . Soft Cover. Good/No Jacket.


The Life and Times of James Connolly

By Greaves, C. Desmond

Lawrence & Wishart, 1986 448 pages. Cover is faded and edges and corners are bumped and a little chipped. Back cover is quite marked. Spine is very yellowed and creased. Bookseller's price has been written in pencil on first page and then rubbed out - slight mark remains. Pages are well-thumbed at edges, and a little yellowed (particularly at edges), but clean and neat and tightly bound. A biography of the Republican Irish labour leader and trade unionist, who fought for Irish freedom. . Mass Market Paperback. Good/No Jacket.