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Poland 1980-82

Poland 1980-82

Class struggle and the crisis of capital

(Henri Simon, Author)

  • Publisher: Black & Red
  • Format: Book
  • Binding: pb
  • Pages: 96
  • Released: Jan 1, 2002
  • ISBN-13: 9780934868266


Documents the Polish workers rebellion of the early 80's: the spontaneous general strikes due to increases in meat prices, the creation and activity of the grassroots union "Solidarity", the manipulation of the state capitalist regime and union bureaucracy, and the eventual defeat of the uprising. Authored by Henri Simon, the French council communist, this book is is both informative history and excellent analysis.

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