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Working Class History, the Book

The first book by WCH, celebrating centuries of protest, strikes, uprisings and revolutions around the world, every day of the year.

Working Class History, the Book

The first book by WCH, celebrating centuries of protest, strikes, uprisings and revolutions around the world, every day of the year.

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    1. WCH E-Book

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    3. Book + Wall Calendar

    Get a print copy and eBook version of WCH plus our 2021 Working Class History wall calendar, which functions as a companion to the book. 8.5" x 11" (21 cm x 28 cm) printed on high quality gloss paper with an item of On This Day in history every day of the year, with room for you to do your own year planning.

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    4. Book, Calendar + Strike!

    Get one print copy of the WCH book, our companion 2021 Wall Calendar, as well as Strike! 50th Anniversary Edition by Jeremy Brecher: "The definitive history of American labor." Plus e-Book versions of each. All formats available, PDF, e-Pub, or mobi.

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    5: Chomsky Combo Pack

    Get one print copy of the WCH book and e-book. All formats available. Plus get our companion 2021 Wall Calendar, and in addition get Noam Chomsky's book Yugoslavia: Peace, War, and Dissolution, compiling nearly all of his texts and speeches on the former region of Yugoslavia from the 1970s to today, as well as a DVD of Theory and Practice: Conversations with Noam Chomsky and Howard Zinn. Chomsky, and Zinn shortly before his death, converse with Sasha Lilley about their lives and political philosophies, looking back at eight decades of struggle and theoretical debate.

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    6: Wall Art Combo Pack

    Get one print copy of the WCH book and e-book. All formats available. And get our companion 2021 Wall Calendar, PLUS get three large, museum-quality reproduction historical posters on thick and durable matte paper. All 18" x 24" (45 cm x 61 cm). Including a reproduction poster from Spanish civil war and revolution reading "Comrade! Work and fight for the revolution"; a reproduction of a 1932 recruitment poster by German anti-fascists reading: "Antifascist Action: Come to Us"; and a reproduction poster by the Atelier Populaire in France from the May 68 rebellion, reading "Beauty is in the street".

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    7: Uprisings Combo Pack

    Get one print copy of the WCH book and e-book. All formats available. And get our companion 2021 Wall Calendar. PLUS get these other great books about uprisings around the world: 500 Years of Indigenous Resistance by Gord Hill; A History of Pan-African Revolt by CLR James, giving an overview of Black resistance around the world; Asia's Unknown Uprisings Volume 2: People Power in the Philippines, Burma, Tibet, China, Taiwan, Bangladesh, Nepal, Thailand, and Indonesia, 1947—2009 by George Katsiaficas; and The Global Imagination of 1968: Revolution and Counterrevolution by George Katsiaficas, prefaced by Kathleen Cleaver, rounding up the struggles of the 60s in over 50 countries.

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    8: Thank You Credit

    Get a print copy and e-book of the WCH book. All formats available. Plus get a personalised thank you on the page about the book on the WCH website, workingclasshistory.com, for helping publish this work and get it out to a bigger audience.

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    9: US History Combo Pack

    Get one print copy of the WCH book and e-book. As well as our companion 2021 Wall Calendar. PLUS get these other great books about people's history in the United States: 500 Years of Indigenous Resistance by Gord Hill; Strike! 50th Anniversary Edition by Jeremy Brecher; Look for Me in the Whirlwind: From the Panther 21 to 21st-Century Revolutions by various authors including Afeni Shakur, Sekou Odinga, Dhoruba Bin Wahad, Jamal Joseph and Shaba Om, Sundiata Acoli, Imam Jamil Al-Amin, and Mumia Abu-Jamal, about the New York Black Panthers and their relevance today; Rebel Voices by Joyce L. Kornbluh, an extensive compendium about the revolutionary Industrial Workers of the World union; Resistance Behind Bars: The Struggles of Incarcerated Women by Victoria Law, about the history of women and gender nonconforming people in prison; and Understanding Jim Crow: Using Racist Memorabilia to Teach Tolerance and Promote Social Justice by David Pilgrim, about racial segregation in the US.

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    10: Revolutions Combo Pack

    Get one print copy of the WCH book and e-book. All formats available. As well as our companion 2021 Wall Calendar. PLUS get these other great books about revolutions around the world: Collectives in the Spanish Revolution by Gaston Leval, about worker-run industries during the civil war of 1936-9; Portugal: the Impossible Revolution? by Phil Mailer, about the carnation revolution of 1974-5; Maoism and the Chinese Revolution: A Critical Introduction by Elliott Liu; Voices of the Paris Commune, edited and translated by Mitchell Abidor, about revolutionary Paris in 1871; The Unknown Revolution: 1917-1921 by Voline, about little-known elements of the revolution in Russia and Ukraine; and All Power to the Councils!: A Documentary History of the German Revolution of 1918-1919 – Gabriel Kuhn.

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    Year of Books Combo Pack

    Get one print copy of the WCH book and e-book. All formats available. And get our companion 2021 Wall Calendar. Plus you will become a "Friend of PM Press" for one year (12 months) during which you will receive a surprise package of fine literature every month – between two and four new releases each time. Your membership will also include a 50% discount on all PM titles in the PM Press web store. Get in touch if you have any questions about this reward. Domestic US and UK shipping charges included, but there are additional shipping fees for other countries.

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