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  1. Down with the Law e-book

    Down with the Law e-book

    Anarchist Individualist Writings from Early Twentieth-Century France

    Mitchell Abidor

    $14.99 $11.24

    Voices from within the anarchist individualist movement, including a first-hand account of life among the members of the Bonnot Gang.

  2. Freedom in Solidarity e-book

    Freedom in Solidarity e-book

    My Experiences in the May 1968 Uprising

    Kadour Naïmi

    $15.00 $11.25

    Naïmi's account of May ’68 is a memoir like no other. Spirited and inspiring, it manages to transmit important historical lessons amid stories of sex, student life, and street-fighting.

  3. We Are Anarchists e-book

    We Are Anarchists e-book

    Essays on Anarchism, Pacifism, and the Indian Independence Movement, 1923–1953

    M.P.T. Acharya

    $18.00 $13.50

    The first collection of essays by India’s anticolonial anarchist revolutionary, M.P.T. Acharya (1887–1954), including critical reflections on Gandhian nonviolence.

  4. Complete Works of Malatesta, Vol. IV e-book

    Complete Works of Malatesta, Vol. IV e-book

    Towards Anarchy: Malatesta in America, 1899–1900

    Errico Malatesta

    $24.95 $18.71

    Malatesta's writing during the year he spent in the US, demonstrating the transnational dimension of his activity, the breadth of his views and experiences, and his prominent role in labor and...

  5. My Eighty-One Years of Anarchy e-book

    My Eighty-One Years of Anarchy e-book

    A Memoir

    May Picqueray

    $17.99 $13.50

    May Picqueray (1898–1983) was a French anarchist-feminist labor organizer and newspaper editor who missed none of the major historical events of her lifetime.

  6. The Anarchist Encyclopedia e-book

    The Anarchist Encyclopedia e-book

    Abridged

    Sébastien Faure

    $21.99 $16.50

    An abridged version of the compendium of anarchist thought and analysis compiled by the anarchist activist and writer Sébastien Faure.

  7. Premonitions e-book

    Premonitions e-book

    Selected Essays on the Culture of Revolt

    AK Thompson

    $20.00 $15.00

    A decade of AK Thompson’s essays on the culture of revolt.

  8. Rethinking Anarchy e-book

    Rethinking Anarchy e-book

    Direct Action, Autonomy, Self-Management

    Carlos Taibo

    $16.00 $12.00

    Taibo introduces the basic tenets of anarchism while also engaging the debates around each of them, producing a book that will appeal to beginners and readers with extensive knowledge of the...

  9. Alerta! Alerta! e-book

    Alerta! Alerta! e-book

    Snapshots of Europe’s Anti-Fascist Struggle

    Patrick Strickland

    $16.00 $12.00

    On-the-ground profiles of the unique characters involved in anti-fascist struggles in Europe, offering historical context, explaining the roots and growth of the far-right, as well as the history...

  10. Proletarian Days e-book

    Proletarian Days e-book

    A Hippolyte Havel Reader

    Nathan Jun

    $24.00 $18.00

    The first published collection of writings by Hippolyte Havel (1871–1950), brings a crucial, yet largely forgotten revolutionary figure back into historical focus.

  11. Resisting Illegitimate Authority e-book

    Resisting Illegitimate Authority e-book

    A Thinking Person’s Guide to Being an Anti- Authoritarian—Strategies, Tools, and Models

    Bruce E. Levine

    $17.99 $13.50

    Authoritarianism is on the rise. It’s time to “depathologize” noncompliance. Here’s one clinical psychologist’s tool kit for fighting back.

  12. I Am Action e-book

    I Am Action e-book

    Literary And Combat Articles, Thoughts, and Revolutionary Chronicles

    Praxedis G. Guerrero

    $15.00 $11.25

    Articles and poems from Ricardo Flores Magón’s trusted comrade, the Mexican revolutionary who wrote for the papers Revolucíon, Punto Rojo,...

  13. The Duty to Stand Aside e-book

    The Duty to Stand Aside e-book

    Nineteen Eighty-Four and the Wartime Quarrel of George Orwell and Alex Comfort

    Eric Laursen

    $16.00 $12.00

    The story of one of the most intriguing yet little-known literary-political feuds—and friendships—in 20th-century English literature.

  14. As Black as Resistance e-book

    As Black as Resistance e-book

    Finding the Conditions for Liberation

    Zoé Samudzi & William C. Anderson

    $16.00 $12.00

    Samudzi and Anderson make the case for a new program of transformative politics for Black Americans, one rooted in an anarchistic framework likened to the Black experience itself. This is not a...

  15. An American Anarchist e-book

    An American Anarchist e-book

    The Life of Voltairine de Cleyre

    Paul Avrich

    $19.00 $14.25

    A fascinating, narrative-driven biography of America’s fiery feminist iconoclast—in paperback for the first time.

  16. Prisoner 155: Simón Radowitzky e-book

    Prisoner 155: Simón Radowitzky e-book

    Agustín Comotto

    $26.00 $19.50

    A beautiful graphic novel telling the story of Simón Radowitzky: Ukranian expatriot, assassin, prisoner, and Spanish Revolution veteran, who died a factory worker in Mexico City.

  17. May Made Me e-book

    May Made Me e-book

    An Oral History of the 1968 Uprising in France

    Mitchell Abidor

    $20.00 $15.00

    An eye-opening first-person account of the inspiring events of May ’68.

  18. Anarchism in Latin America e-book

    Anarchism in Latin America e-book

    Ángel Cappelletti

    $20.95 $15.71

    This new translation of Ángel Cappelletti’s wide-ranging, country-by- country historical overview of anarchism’s social and political achievements in fourteen Latin American nations...

  19. Joyful Militancy e-book

    Joyful Militancy e-book

    Building Thriving Resistance in Toxic Times

    Carla Bergman; Nick Montgomery

    $16.00 $12.00

    Joyful Militancy investigates how fear, self-righteousness, and moralism infiltrate and take root within liberation movements, what to do about them, and ultimately how tenderness and vulnerability...

  20. Bloodstained e-book

    Bloodstained e-book

    One Hundred Years of Leninist Counterrevolution

    Friends of Aron Baron

    $18.95 $14.21

    On the centenary of the 1917 Russian Revolution, paeans to the conquering Bolsheviks will be sung. But why? Why do so many Marxists and “leftists” still identify with the totalitarian...

  21. Why Don't the Poor Rise Up? e-book

    Why Don't the Poor Rise Up? e-book

    Organizing the Twenty-First Century Resistance

    Ajamu Nangwaya

    $18.95 $14.21

    This vibrant collection offers a reassessment of contemporary obstacles to mass mobilization, as well as examples from around the world of poor people overcoming those obstacles in inspiring and...

  22. Guerrillas of Desire e-book

    Guerrillas of Desire e-book

    Notes on Everyday Resistance and Organizing to Make a Revolution Possible

    Kevin Van Meter

    $18.95 $14.21

    Behind the smiling faces of workers of all sorts, a war is being planned. Kevin Van Meter maps the undercurrents of everyday resistance, an important factor in revolution.

  23. The Failure of Nonviolence e-book

    The Failure of Nonviolence e-book

    Peter Gelderloos

    $10.00

    The Failure of Nonviolence examines most of the major social upheavals following the Cold War to reveal the limits of nonviolence and uncover what a diverse, unruly, non-pacified movement...

  24. Worshiping Power e-book

    Worshiping Power e-book

    An Anarchist View of Early State Formation

    Peter Gelderloos

    $16.00 $12.00

    We need to stop thinking of the State as a potential vehicle for emancipation. From its origins, the State has never been anything other than a tool to accumulate power.

  25. Prison Memoirs of an Anarchist e-book

    Prison Memoirs of an Anarchist e-book

    Alexander Berkman

    $24.00 $18.00

    In 1892, Alexander Berkman tried to assassinate Henry Clay Frick for his role in violently suppressing the Homestead Steel Strike. Berkman was unsuccessful. He spent the next fourteen years in...

  26. The Complete Works of Malatesta, Vol. III (e-book)

    The Complete Works of Malatesta, Vol. III (e-book)

    A Long and Patient Work: The Anarchist Socialism of L’Agitazione, 1897–1898

    Errico Malatesta

    $24.99 $18.74

    The first in AK Press’s ten-volume Complete Works of Malatesta . This one (volume three chronologically) focuses on two very important years in Errico Malatesta’s life, when he returned to Italy to...

  27. Rebellion in Patagonia e-book

    Rebellion in Patagonia e-book

    Osvaldo Bayer

    $21.95 $16.46

    A nuanced study of strikes led by the powerful anarcho-syndicalist labor union FORA against the despotic landowners and industrialists of Argentina’s Patagonia region in 1921–1922. The tale ends...

  28. Left of the Left e-book

    Left of the Left e-book

    My Memories of Sam Dolgoff

    Anatole Dolgoff

    $22.00 $16.50

    Sam Dolgoff (1902–1990) was a house painter by trade and member of the IWW from the early 1920s until his death. Sam, along with his wife Esther, was at the center of American anarchism for seventy...

  29. Goals and Means e-book

    Goals and Means e-book

    Anarchism, Syndicalism, and Internationalism in the Origins of the Federación Anarquista Ibérica

    Jason Garner

    $18.99 $14.24

    Goals and Means investigates the relationship between revolutionary syndicalism and anarchism in Spain from the founding of the Confederación Nacional del Trabajo (CNT) in 1910 to the Second...

  30. Living Anarchism e-book

    Living Anarchism e-book

    José Peirats and the Spanish Anarcho-Syndicalist Movement

    Chris Ealham

    $19.99 $15.00

    Both a study of one man, José Peirats, and a collective biography of the working class into which he was born. Peirats’s story illuminates the human foundations and development of Spanish...

  31. We Do Not Fear Anarchy—We Invoke It (e-book)

    We Do Not Fear Anarchy—We Invoke It (e-book)

    The First International and the Origins of the Anarchist Movement

    Robert Graham

    $20.99 $15.74

    An unprecedented analysis of an often misunderstood history: How the anarchist movement arose out of the debates and conflicts within the First International.

  32. Militant Anti-Fascism e-book

    Militant Anti-Fascism e-book

    A Hundred Years of Resistance

    M. Testa

    $18.99 $14.24

    An uncompromising history of the fight against fascism that makes the case for a resolutely militant anti-fascism, taking us from proto-fascists in nineteenth-century Austria to modern-day...

  33. Storm in My Heart e-book

    Storm in My Heart e-book

    Memories from the Widow of Johann Most

    Helene Minkin

    $17.99 $13.49

    A unique account of turn-of-the-century anarchism and immigrant life in the United States. First English translation!

  34. Underground Passages e-book

    Underground Passages e-book

    Anarchist Resistance Culture, 1848–2011

    $22.99 $17.24

    An exhaustive study of the richly textured “resistance culture” anarchists create to sustain their ideals and identities amid everyday lives defined by capital and the state.

  35. I Belong Only to Myself e-book

    I Belong Only to Myself e-book

    The Life and Writings of Leda Rafanelli

    Andrea Pakieser

    $16.99 $12.74

    The life and words of an Italian anarchist, feminist, and firebrand. One of the most prolific propagandists in early-twentieth-century Italy.

  36. The Method of Freedom e-book

    The Method of Freedom e-book

    An Errico Malatesta Reader

    Errico Malatesta

    $21.99 $16.49

    Designed as a companion volume to the ten-volume set of Malatesta's Complete Works (forthcoming!), The Method of Freedom collects Malatesta's most enduring long-form essays--including...

  37. The End of the World as We Know It? e-book

    The End of the World as We Know It? e-book

    Crisis, Resistance, and the Age of Austerity

    Deric Shannon

    $22.99 $17.24

    This book brings together a unique collection of political economists, social theorists, and movement participants to examine financial collapse and its aftermath. A sobering look at the limits of...

  38. Direct Struggle Against Capital e-book

    Direct Struggle Against Capital e-book

    A Peter Kropotkin Anthology

    Peter Kropotkin

    $24.99 $18.74

    The most extensive selection of Kropotkin’s writings published in English. Serving as an introduction to classic texts and a recasting of Kropotkin from saintly philosopher to dangerous...

  39. Ready for Revolution e-book

    Ready for Revolution e-book

    The CNT Defense Committees in Barcelona, 1933–1938

    Agustín Guillamón

    $14.99 $11.24

    The Spanish Revolution wasn’t spontaneous. The clandestine armed wing of the anarchist workers’ movement became the building block and rampart in the fight against fascism, church, and state....

  40. Anarchism and Workers' Self-Management in Revolutionary Spain e-book

    Anarchism and Workers' Self-Management in Revolutionary Spain e-book

    Frank Mintz

    $18.99 $14.24

    Frank Mintz’s classic study of collectivisation and economic experimentation during the Spanish revolution is available here for the first time in English. This is the chronicle of the...

  41. Stay Solid! e-book

    Stay Solid! e-book

    A Radical Handbook for Youth

    Matt Hern

    $19.99 $15.00

    This scrapbook-style collection of essays, excerpts, explanations, and images pushes back against a culture that relentlessly demands that kids give up their best ideals, abandon their hopes,...

  42. Queering Anarchism e-book

    Queering Anarchism e-book

    Addressing and Undressing Power and Desire

    C.B. Daring

    $19.99 $14.99

    What does it mean to "queer" the world around us? How does the radical refusal of the mainstream codification of GLBT identity as a new gender norm come into focus in the context of anarchist...

  43. Quiet Rumours e-book

    Quiet Rumours e-book

    An Anarcha-Feminist Reader, New Edition

    Dark Star Collective

    $16.99

    A fascinating window into the development of the women's movement in the words of those who moved it. Compiled and introduced by the UK-based anarchist collective Dark Star, Quiet Rumours features...

  44. We Are Many e-book

    We Are Many e-book

    Reflections on Movement Strategy from Occupation to Liberation

    Kate Khatib

    $20.99 $15.74

    We have all been swept up by the momentum of the Occupy movement. We have seen the results of years of organizing in different communities come together in ways that few could have imagined,...

  45. Carlo Tresca e-book

    Carlo Tresca e-book

    Portrait of a Rebel

    Nunzio Pernicone

    $19.99 $14.99

    "I have sought with all my strength to elevate the moral and material conditions of the Italian workers here, and I have sought to instill in their souls the same faith in their emancipation that...

  46. Making a Killing e-book

    Making a Killing e-book

    The Political Economy of Animal Rights

    Bob Torres

    $17.99 $13.49

    Suggest to the average leftist that animals should be part of broader liberation struggles and—once they stop laughing—you'll find yourself casually dismissed. With a focus on labor,...

  47. The Accumulation of Freedom e-book

    The Accumulation of Freedom e-book

    Writings on Anarchist Economics

    Anthony J. Nocella, II

    $23.99 $15.74

    The only crisis of capitalism is capitalism itself. Let's toss credit default swaps, bailouts, environmental externalities and, while we're at it, private ownership of production in the...

  48. Paradoxes of Utopia e-book

    Paradoxes of Utopia e-book

    Anarchist Culture and Politics in Buenos Aires 1890–1910

    Juan Suriano

    $18.99 $14.24

    Paradoxes of Utopia gives us an engaging look at fin de siècle Buenos Aires that brings to life the vibrant culture behind one of the world's largest anarchist movements: the radical...

  49. The Conquest of Bread e-book

    The Conquest of Bread e-book

    Peter Kropotkin

    $12.99

    The fourth in AK Press' Working Classics series, The Conquest of Bread is Peter Kropotkin's most extensive study of human needs and his outline of the most rational and equitable means of...

  50. Possibilities e-book

    Possibilities e-book

    Essays on Hierarchy, Rebellion, and Desire

    David Graeber

    $22.99 $17.24

    "If anthropology consists of making others logically compelling in their own cultural settings and intellectually revealing of the human condition, then David Graeber is the consumate...

  51. No Gods No Masters e-book

    No Gods No Masters e-book

    An Anthology of Anarchism

    Daniel Guerin

    $24.99 $18.74

    Guérin's classic anthology of anarchism translated and reprinted, available for the first time in a single volume.It details a vast array of unpublished documents, letters, debates,...

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