Leningrad: Aurora Art Publishers, 1985. 259p., color plates on glazed stock, double-column text (with sidebars) on matte brown stock, decorated 14x10 inch boards. Corners slightly scuffed with a small ding to spine panel, faint foredge smudge, lacks the jacket, otherwise a very good copy.
Bremen, Germany: 8 March Women's Organization (Iranian-Afghanistani), 2007. Magazine. 20p., 8x11.5 inch sheets stapled at upper left, text in English and Farsi, illustrated with color photos, computer-printed format, very good. Single issue of the Communist Feminist quarterly published in exile.
San Francisco: Socialist Viewpoint Publishing Association, 2001-2004. Seventeen issues of the glossy magazine, published by the Trotskyist group led by Nat Weinstein that split from Socialist Action. Very high production quality, which they could afford due to a supporter's early and rewarding affiliation with Apple computers. Issues present are vol...
San Francisco: Socialist Viewpoint Publishing Association, 2002-2003. Six issues of the glossy magazine, published by the Trotskyist group led by Nat Weinstein that split from Socialist Action. Very high production quality, which they could afford due to a supporter's early and rewarding affiliation with Apple computers. Issues present are vol...
New York: Bloomsbury, 2005. xi+339p., map, fine first US edition in dj, signed by author Akbar. The author's father sold his Hip-Hop clothing store in Oakland after 9/11 and returned to Afghanistan to become President Hamid Karzai's chief spokesman. Said visited over three consecutive summers recording his travels on a....
Moscow: Novosti Press Agency Publishing House, 1980. Paperback. 158p., very good in wraps, paper toned, black and white photo section. Soviet perspective justifying its occupation in defense of the socialist government; photos show freeing of political prisoners, confiscated US and Chinese guns from mujahideen, and modernization.
San Mateo CA: Western Book / Journal Press, 1989. x, 324p., scattered journalistic photoillustration, first wraps edition (cloth issue is noted) trade-size paperbound; back cover and several adjacent leaves have a long crease (now flattened), a good clean copy signed by the author on the half-title.
Antioch, CA: GUDSPA, 1981. Single issue of the newsletter, 6p., 8.5x11 inches, very good. Cover story and much of content is on Abdul Majid Kalakani, an anti-revisionist revolutionary executed by the Soviet-backed government. Slogan is "Neither USSR, nor US - China - An independent democratic Afghanistan."
Chicago: Call Publications, 1980. 32p., wraps, illus. Very good. "These first-hand reports and editorials have been reprinted from The Call. It is the weekly newspapers of the Communist Party (Marxist-Leninist)." Articles in support of the Mujahideen. Almost as embarassing as the author's support of Pol Pot.
Istanbul: Swedish Research Institute in Istanbul, 1999. Paperback. 187p., 7x11 inches, pictorial wraps, illus., light edgewear to covers, previous owner signature and short note on first front end page, else very good. Text in English. Swedish Research Institute in Istanbul Transactions Vol. 9. Twelve scholarly papers from a 1999 conference...