Books published by A K PressDistribution

The Spanish Anarchists

A K PressDistribution | July 22, 1998 | 316 pages
The Heroic Years 1868-1936 A long-awaited new edition of the seminal history of Spanish Anarchism. 'I have learned a great deal from this book. It is a rich and fascinating account.' - Howard Zine  More Info

An Anarchist FAQ

A K PressDistribution | July 22, 2019 | 555 pages
An in-depth introduction to anarchist ideas and action in an easy-to-follow question and answer format. Here is the most comprehensive and up-to-date introduction to anarchist theory and practice in print. Meticulously referenced, well researched and wide-ranging, this is the ultimate guide to... More Info

Captive Genders

A K PressDistribution | October 13, 2015 | 425 pages
Groundbreaking account of trans and gender-queer people within the Prison Industrial Complex. Updated and expanded.  More Info

Making Sense of Anarchism

A K PressDistribution | September 15, 2015 | 288 pages
Dead end or open road? Assessing the history of anarchism.  More Info

Drug War Capitalism

A K PressDistribution | October 14, 2014 | 225 pages
Combining on-the-ground reporting with extensive research, Dawn Paley shows us what's really behind state terror and the hysteria it encourages. This is a book about what is called the 'war on drugs', but it isn't about prohibition or drug policy. Instead, it looks into how this war is one in which... More Info

The New Brazil

A K PressDistribution | June 17, 2014 | 328 pages
Brazil, by any measure, is an emerging global power, exerting increasing influence both regionally and around the world. But with a growing population, enormous - and controversial - natural resources and complex vested financial interests, just how it develops that power remains an open question.... More Info


A K PressDistribution | March 18, 2014 | 270 pages
Documenting the undocumented: voices of immigrant workers.  More Info

The Method of Freedom

A K PressDistribution | February 18, 2014 | 330 pages
Designed as a companion volume to the ten-volume set of Malatesta's Complete Works (forthcoming),The Method of Freedom collects Malatesta's most enduring long-form essays - including 'Anarchy' and 'Our Program' - together with previously un-translated articles from the numerous journals he edited... More Info

Direct Struggle Against Capital

A K PressDistribution | March 18, 2014 | 680 pages
This compelling collection of Peter Kropotkin's work helps recast him as the innovative revolutionary he truly was.  More Info

Dear Sister

A K PressDistribution | January 14, 2014 | 178 pages
One quarter of the total female population of the United States will experience rape at some point in their lives.  More Info

Anarchism and Workers' Self-Management in Revolutionary Spain

A K PressDistribution | June 11, 2013 | 250 pages
An exposition of the logic, organization, and economics of workers' self-management during the Spanish Revolution.  More Info

SCUM Manifesto

A K PressDistribution | September 10, 2013 | 80 pages
First circulated on the streets of Greenwich Village in 1967, the SCUM Manifesto is a searing indictment of patriarchal culture in all its forms. Shifting fluidly between the worlds of satire and straightforward critique, this no-holds-barred classic is a call to action—a radical feminist vision... More Info

Anarchists Against the Wall

A K PressDistribution | December 11, 2012 | 150 pages
Israeli anarchists grapple with active solidarity within a highly militarized, ideological state.  More Info

Stay Solid!

A K PressDistribution | December 11, 2012 | 350 pages
Growing up doesn't mean giving up! The quintessential guide to staying true to you in a fucked up world.  More Info

Igniting a Revolution

A K PressDistribution | April 1, 2006 | 441 pages
Revolutionary environmentalists take on the corporations destroying our planet.  More Info

Queering Anarchism

A K PressDistribution | February 12, 2013 | 240 pages
Queer is a state of being, not a sexual preference. Find out what it means to queer the world.  More Info

How the Economy Was Lost

A K PressDistribution | March 1, 2010 | 263 pages
Paul Craig Roberts smooths out the rollercoaster of the US economy.  More Info

Decolonizing Anarchism

A K PressDistribution | December 13, 2011 | 304 pages
Non-nationalist anti-colonialism?  More Info

Haymarket Scrapbook

A K PressDistribution | November 15, 2011 | 272 pages
In November, we remember! A new edition of a long out-of-print classic honoring the greatest flashpoint in American labor history.  More Info

Truth and Revolution

A K PressDistribution | June 5, 2012 | 304 pages
A poignant, compelling history of one of the most important radical groups you've never heard of.  More Info

An Anarchist FAQ

A K PressDistribution | November 13, 2012 | 550 pages
Volume 2 of the indispensable guide to the world of anarchist ideas.  More Info

We Are Many

A K PressDistribution | October 16, 2012 | 355 pages
The only book on Occupy written by organizers, for organizers! Essential lessons from key movement strategists.  More Info

Territories in Resistance

A K PressDistribution | August 7, 2012 | 363 pages
A thoughtful examination of social relations in Latin America, from one of the region's foremost political analysts.  More Info

Imperiled Life

A K PressDistribution | June 26, 2012 | 150 pages
A cogent and theoretical meditation on the looming climate catastrophe.  More Info

Quiet Rumours

A K PressDistribution | December 11, 2012 | 160 pages
Long out of print, a new revised and expanded edition of AK's classic anarcha-feminist compendium!  More Info

Pacifism As Pathology

A K PressDistribution | July 22, 2019 | 162 pages
A searing, well-reasoned challenge to the purely-pacifist resistance of many contemporary left movements.  More Info

Eyes to the South

A K PressDistribution | October 11, 2011 | 550 pages
Eyes to the South studies the currents of the Algerian revolution alongside the development of French anarchist thought from the 1950s to the present. The book presents a fluid mosaic of actions, writings, and theoretical positions as it follows the shifting contexts of Algerian politics and... More Info

Zapatista Spring

A K PressDistribution | August 23, 2011 | 225 pages
The revolution or revolutionary charity? All is not as it seems deep inside the Zapatista rebellion.  More Info