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Banned Books: Informal Notes on Some Books Banned for Various Reasons
Haight, Anne Lyon
The Blackest Streets: The Life and Death of a Victorian Slum
Brick Lane 1978: The Events and Their Significance
Leech, Kenneth; photographs by Paul Trevor
Booklet about the events in Brick Lane, in London's East End, in 1978, where Bengali youths and anti-racists clashed with the National Front, amid a surge in racist violence.
Down and Out in Paris and London
Life near the bottom in France and England in the early 1930s.
The Economy of Cities
Ideas about what makes cities rich or poor, how cities grow, and how city growth affects national economies.
The History of the German Resistance 1933-1945: Widerstand, Staatsstreich, Attentat
A thorough portrayal of the plans, hesitations, frustrations, and failures of the opposition to Hitler.
Paris and London in the 18th Century: Studies in Popular Protest
Articles relating to popular protests and revolts breaking out in Paris and London during the eighteenth century.
Public Transit Struggles in London and Toronto: P3s, Transit Workers and Alternatives
Using the fight against transit privatization practices in London, England, Rosenfeld presents a model for reform in Toronto that prioritizes rider concerns such as reduced fares and increased accessi...
The Socialist Register 1975: Volume 12: A Survey of Movements & Ideas
Miliband, Ralph; Saville, John (eds.)
Serial Publication (Periodical)
Workmates: direct action workplace organising on the London Underground
An online pamphlet detailing resistance in the late 1990s by London Underground employees to outsourcing via a Public-Private Partnership (PPP) scheme. Workers organized outside the Rail, Maritime and...
The World Turned Upside Down: Radical Ideas During the English Revolution
Hill looks at radical groups such as the Diggers, Levellers, Ranters, and others, whose ideas threatened to overturn the established order in the mid-seventeenth century.
The Olympics will see the UK's biggest mobilisation of security forces since the second world war
The projected expense of security at the upcoming London Olympic Games is $867m -- part of the booming 'security industry'.