BINH, TT: The Red Earth: A Vietnamese Memoir of Life on a Colonial Rubber Plantation (Tran Tu Binh as told to Ha An)

The Red Earth: A Vietnamese Memoir of Life on a Colonial Rubber Plantation (Tran Tu Binh as told to Ha An). Ohio University, 1985. ISBN: 0896801195. Unmarked text. Very Good. Paperback. (#26757) $10.00

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Translated by John Spragens, Jr., Edited with an introduction by David G. Marr. 99p. Monograph in the Ohio University International Studies Studies Southeast Asia Series, No. 66.

One of the first of dozens of works by veterans of the 1925-45 struggle in Vietnam.

COMMUNIST PARTY OF CUBA: Socioeconomic Guidelines for the 1981-85 Period

COMMUNIST PARTY OF CUBA: Socioeconomic Guidelines for the 1981-85 Period, book cover Communist Party of Cuba. Socioeconomic Guidelines for the 1981-85 Period. Political Publishers, 1981. Unmarked text. 143p.

Summarizes the period from 1976-1980 and looks at the fundamental aims for 1981-85.

Very Good. Hardcover. (#25496) $24.00

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KALLGREN, J: The People’s Republic of China After Thirty Years: An Overview (China Research Monograph, No. 15)

 The People's Republic of China After Thirty Years: An Overview (China Research Monograph, No. 15), book coverKallgren, Joyce (editor). The People’s Republic of China After Thirty Years: An Overview (China Research Monograph, No. 15). Univ of California Inst of East Asian Studies, 1979. ISBN: 0912966211. Unmarked text. 122p. References. Very Good. Paperback. (#25106) $12.00

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Essays include “Political Institutions” by James Townsend, “Polical Development: Leadership, Politics, and Ideology” by Lowell Dittmer, “Foreign Policy” by Robert A. Scalapino, “The Trend and Pattern of Economic Growth” by Christopher Howe and “Public Policy and Life in China” by Joyce K. Kallgren.

KELLEY, J: Half-Life of a Dream: Contemporary Chinese Art from the Logan Collection

Kelley, Jeff. Half-Life of a Dream: Contemporary Chinese Art from the Logan Collection. University of California Press, 2008. ISBN: 0520257790. Factory sealed. Bumped corner. 144p. Very Good. Hardcover. (#24788) $25.00

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Half-Life of a Dream: Contemporary Chinese Art from the Logan Collection is a breathtaking and insightful survey of post-Tiananmen Square Chinese art and culture. Approximately fifty paintings, sculptures, and installations of such Chinese artists as Ai Weiwei, Liu Xiaodong, Zhang Xiaogang, and Lin Tianmiao convey the shadows that trouble their nation as it undergoes a rapid process of modernization. Catalogue for San Francisco Museum of Modern Art exhibition.

TWENTY-NINTH MOVEMENT: The Red Banner (Winter, 1976-77, Vol. 1)

The Red Banner (Winter, 1976-77, Vol. 1) book coverJournal of the August Twenty-Ninth Movement (ML). The Red Banner (Winter, 1976-77, Vol. 1). Unmarked text. Includes introducing the Red Banner, “O.L., Right Opportunist Feint to the ‘Left’,” “Our disagreement with PRRWO,” “Principles of Party Organization,” “The Betrayal of the “‘C’PUSA on the Chicano National Question,” and “More Agitation, More Propaganda.” Very Good. Paperback (Saddle Stitched). (#23969) $20.00

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The August 29th Movement was a Chicano communist organization that lasted from 1974 to 1978. It formed out of the Labor Committee of La Raza Unida Party in Los Angeles, and other collectives. It was one of several organizations that were part of the New Communist Movement, which were influenced by the thought of Mao Zedong and Joseph Stalin’s theories on the National Question. Liberation Books (Seattle,WA) bookmark inside.