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    I'm involved in scanning old books, and, well, some of them happen to do with US history from a Marxist perspective. I have permission from the publishers (when said publishing house/copyright still exists, that is.)

    Here they are alongside books scanned by others:
    * The Colonial Era
    * The First American Revolution
    * American Capitalism: 1607-1800
    * The Struggle for American Freedom: The First Two Hundred Years
    * Founding Fathers of the United States
    * The Rise of the American Nation: 1789-1824
    * History of the Labor Movement in the United States (Volume I: From Colonial Times to the Founding of the American Federation of Labor, Volume II: From the Founding of the A. F. of L. to the Emergence of American Imperialism, Volume IV: The Industrial Workers of the World, 1905-1917)
    * Robert Owen in the United States
    * Joseph Weydemeyer: Pioneer of American Socialism (bio of the first American Marxist, a Union Army Colonel during the Civil War)
    * To Be Free: Studies in American Negro History
    * The American Civil War
    * The First International in America
    * Morale Education in the American Army: War for Independence, War of 1812, Civil War
    * Gene Debs: The Story of a Fighting American (a biography of Eugene Debs)
    * The Populist Movement in the United States (covering the period from the 1870s to 1912)
    * The Day Is Coming: Life and Work of Charles E. Ruthenberg, 1882-1927 (biography of the founder of the CPUSA)
    * The Era of McCarthyism
    * Dare We Be Free? The Meaning of the Attempt To Outlaw the Communist Party
    * Essays in the History of the American Negro
    * Toward Negro Freedom
    * The Unfolding Drama: Studies in U.S. History
    * Afro-American History: The Modern Era
    * Racism, Imperialism, & Peace: Selected Essays by Herbert Aptheker
    * History of the USA since World War I (1976)
    * The US Two-Party System: past and present (1988)
    * 200 Years of U.S. Constitutionalism: An Analysis of Basic Premises (1988)
    * The Workingmen's Party of the United States: A History of the First Marxist Party in the Americas
    * Labor Parties: 1827-1834
    * William H. Sylvis and the National Labor Union
    * Labor Agitator: The Story of Albert R. Parsons
    * USA: Imperialists and Anti-Imperialists (The Great Foreign Policy Debate at the Turn of the Century)
    * Karl Liebknecht and the United States
    * The Life and Times of Daniel De Leon
    * Rebel Girl, autobiography of Elizabeth Gurley Flynn covering the years 1906-1926
    * We Are Many, autobiography of Ella Reeve Bloor
    * The Jews in American History: 1654-1865
    * Recent History of the Labor Movement in the United States (in three volumes: 1918-1939, 1939-1965, and 1965-1980)
    * Marxism In United States History Before the Russian Revolution
    * American Youth Today (1973)
    * Soul of the Republic: The Negro Today (1964)
    * British Labor and the American Civil War
    * Mary Brown: From Harper's Ferry to California
    * Blacks in United States History
    * The Life and Death of Martin Luther King
    * The CIA and American Labor: The Subversion of the AFL-CIO's Foreign Policy (1967)
    * Rebellion in the Unions: A Handbook for Rank and File Action (1971)
    * U.S. Labor and the Vietnam War
    * Mark Twain: Social Critic
    * Jack London: American Rebel
    * 20th Century American Literature: A Soviet View (1976)
    * “One Continual Cry”: David Walker's Appeal to the Colored Citizens of the World (1829-1830), Its Setting & Its Meaning
    * Tijerina and the Land Grants: Mexican Americans in Struggle for Their Heritage
    * Human Rights U.S. Style: From Colonial Times through the New Deal
    * Sabotage! The Secret War Against America (1942)
    * The Peril of Fascism (1938)
    * Outline Political History of the Americas (covers the pre-colonial period up to the late 1940s)
    * The Negro People in American History
    * Frederick Douglass: Selections from His Writings
    * Abraham Lincoln: Selections from His Writings
    * Lincoln's Third Party (on the origins of the Republican Party)
    * War Elections: 1862-1864
    * The Reign of Witches, The Struggle Against the Alien and Sedition Laws
    * The Gentleman from Mississippi: Our First Negro Congressman, Hiram R. Revels
    * Helen Keller: Her Socialist Years. Writings and Speeches
    * U.S. Negroes in Battle: From Little Rock to Watts (A Diary of Events—1957-1965)
    * Strategy for a Black Agenda: A Critique of New Theories of Liberation in the United States and Africa
    * Class, Race and Black Liberation
    * Lincoln, Labor and Slavery
    * Thaddeus Stevens
    * Harriet Tubman: Negro Soldier and Abolitionist
    * Social Forces in American History (1911)
    * History of Socialism in the United States (1910)
    * The Workers in American History (1921)
    * History of May Day (1947)
    * Charles P. Steinmetz: Scientist and Socialist
    * William Dean Howells and the Haymarket Era
    * John Swinton: American Radical
    * Harold M. Ware (1890-1935): Agricultural Pioneer, U.S.A. and U.S.S.R.
    * The World of C. Wright Mills
    * Trade Unionism in North Carolina: The Strike Against Reynolds Tobacco, 1947
    * The Palmer Raids
    * The History of the Shorter Workday
    * High Treason: The Plot Against the People (1950)
    * We Can Be Friends: Origins of the Cold War (1952)
    * History of the Communist Party of the United States from 1952, which has various chapters on democratic, labor and socialist movements throughout American history.

    Also related 'cause.... America (most of these I did scan):
    * Marx and Engels on the United States
    * Letters to Americans, 1848-1895: A Selection (letters of Marx and Engels)
    * On the United States of America (basically everything Lenin ever wrote about it)
    * Lenin's Impact on the United States
    * The Bolshevik Revolution: Its Impact on American Radicals, Liberals, and Labor
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    Scanned and added The Jews in American History: 1654-1865.
    * h0m0revolutionary: "neo-liberalism can deliver healthy children, it can educate them, it can feed them, it can clothe them and leave them fully contented."
    * rooster: "Supporting [anti-imperialism] is reactionary. How is any nation supposed to stand up [to] the might of the US anyway?"
    * nizan: "Fuck your education is empowerment bullshit, education is alienation, nothing more. You indulge in a dying prestige for a role in a bureaucratic spectacle deserving of nothing beyond contempt."
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    Scanned and added Human Rights U.S. Style.
    * h0m0revolutionary: "neo-liberalism can deliver healthy children, it can educate them, it can feed them, it can clothe them and leave them fully contented."
    * rooster: "Supporting [anti-imperialism] is reactionary. How is any nation supposed to stand up [to] the might of the US anyway?"
    * nizan: "Fuck your education is empowerment bullshit, education is alienation, nothing more. You indulge in a dying prestige for a role in a bureaucratic spectacle deserving of nothing beyond contempt."
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    Scanned and added The US Two-Party System: past and present, a Soviet work from 1988.
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    * rooster: "Supporting [anti-imperialism] is reactionary. How is any nation supposed to stand up [to] the might of the US anyway?"
    * nizan: "Fuck your education is empowerment bullshit, education is alienation, nothing more. You indulge in a dying prestige for a role in a bureaucratic spectacle deserving of nothing beyond contempt."
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    Scanned and added Blacks in United States History, a Soviet work from 1985.
    * h0m0revolutionary: "neo-liberalism can deliver healthy children, it can educate them, it can feed them, it can clothe them and leave them fully contented."
    * rooster: "Supporting [anti-imperialism] is reactionary. How is any nation supposed to stand up [to] the might of the US anyway?"
    * nizan: "Fuck your education is empowerment bullshit, education is alienation, nothing more. You indulge in a dying prestige for a role in a bureaucratic spectacle deserving of nothing beyond contempt."
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    Added Morale Education in the American Army: War for Independence, War of 1812, Civil War.
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    Added CIA and American Labor which I scanned.
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    Added The History of the Shorter Workday.
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    * rooster: "Supporting [anti-imperialism] is reactionary. How is any nation supposed to stand up [to] the might of the US anyway?"
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    You should add Black Reconstruction in America by WEB Dubois. I think I have a PDF somewhere.

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    Added Rebellion in the Unions.
    * h0m0revolutionary: "neo-liberalism can deliver healthy children, it can educate them, it can feed them, it can clothe them and leave them fully contented."
    * rooster: "Supporting [anti-imperialism] is reactionary. How is any nation supposed to stand up [to] the might of the US anyway?"
    * nizan: "Fuck your education is empowerment bullshit, education is alienation, nothing more. You indulge in a dying prestige for a role in a bureaucratic spectacle deserving of nothing beyond contempt."
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    Added The Peril of Fascism as well as Sabotage! and High Treason. I scanned the first two.
    * h0m0revolutionary: "neo-liberalism can deliver healthy children, it can educate them, it can feed them, it can clothe them and leave them fully contented."
    * rooster: "Supporting [anti-imperialism] is reactionary. How is any nation supposed to stand up [to] the might of the US anyway?"
    * nizan: "Fuck your education is empowerment bullshit, education is alienation, nothing more. You indulge in a dying prestige for a role in a bureaucratic spectacle deserving of nothing beyond contempt."
    * Alexios: "To the Board Administration: Ismail [...] needs to be eliminated from this forum."
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    Added The Palmer Raids.
    * h0m0revolutionary: "neo-liberalism can deliver healthy children, it can educate them, it can feed them, it can clothe them and leave them fully contented."
    * rooster: "Supporting [anti-imperialism] is reactionary. How is any nation supposed to stand up [to] the might of the US anyway?"
    * nizan: "Fuck your education is empowerment bullshit, education is alienation, nothing more. You indulge in a dying prestige for a role in a bureaucratic spectacle deserving of nothing beyond contempt."
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    Added The Life and Times of Daniel De Leon.
    * h0m0revolutionary: "neo-liberalism can deliver healthy children, it can educate them, it can feed them, it can clothe them and leave them fully contented."
    * rooster: "Supporting [anti-imperialism] is reactionary. How is any nation supposed to stand up [to] the might of the US anyway?"
    * nizan: "Fuck your education is empowerment bullshit, education is alienation, nothing more. You indulge in a dying prestige for a role in a bureaucratic spectacle deserving of nothing beyond contempt."
    * Alexios: "To the Board Administration: Ismail [...] needs to be eliminated from this forum."
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    Added Tijerina and the Land Grants: Mexican Americans in Struggle for Their Heritage.
    * h0m0revolutionary: "neo-liberalism can deliver healthy children, it can educate them, it can feed them, it can clothe them and leave them fully contented."
    * rooster: "Supporting [anti-imperialism] is reactionary. How is any nation supposed to stand up [to] the might of the US anyway?"
    * nizan: "Fuck your education is empowerment bullshit, education is alienation, nothing more. You indulge in a dying prestige for a role in a bureaucratic spectacle deserving of nothing beyond contempt."
    * Alexios: "To the Board Administration: Ismail [...] needs to be eliminated from this forum."
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    Added Marxism In United States History Before the Russian Revolution.
    * h0m0revolutionary: "neo-liberalism can deliver healthy children, it can educate them, it can feed them, it can clothe them and leave them fully contented."
    * rooster: "Supporting [anti-imperialism] is reactionary. How is any nation supposed to stand up [to] the might of the US anyway?"
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    Added U.S. Negroes in Battle: From Little Rock to Watts (A Diary of Events—1957-1965).
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    * rooster: "Supporting [anti-imperialism] is reactionary. How is any nation supposed to stand up [to] the might of the US anyway?"
    * nizan: "Fuck your education is empowerment bullshit, education is alienation, nothing more. You indulge in a dying prestige for a role in a bureaucratic spectacle deserving of nothing beyond contempt."
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    Added Marx and Engels, Letters to Americans, 1848-1895: A Selection.
    * h0m0revolutionary: "neo-liberalism can deliver healthy children, it can educate them, it can feed them, it can clothe them and leave them fully contented."
    * rooster: "Supporting [anti-imperialism] is reactionary. How is any nation supposed to stand up [to] the might of the US anyway?"
    * nizan: "Fuck your education is empowerment bullshit, education is alienation, nothing more. You indulge in a dying prestige for a role in a bureaucratic spectacle deserving of nothing beyond contempt."
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    Added The First International in America.
    * h0m0revolutionary: "neo-liberalism can deliver healthy children, it can educate them, it can feed them, it can clothe them and leave them fully contented."
    * rooster: "Supporting [anti-imperialism] is reactionary. How is any nation supposed to stand up [to] the might of the US anyway?"
    * nizan: "Fuck your education is empowerment bullshit, education is alienation, nothing more. You indulge in a dying prestige for a role in a bureaucratic spectacle deserving of nothing beyond contempt."
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    Added 20th Century American Literature: A Soviet View.
    * h0m0revolutionary: "neo-liberalism can deliver healthy children, it can educate them, it can feed them, it can clothe them and leave them fully contented."
    * rooster: "Supporting [anti-imperialism] is reactionary. How is any nation supposed to stand up [to] the might of the US anyway?"
    * nizan: "Fuck your education is empowerment bullshit, education is alienation, nothing more. You indulge in a dying prestige for a role in a bureaucratic spectacle deserving of nothing beyond contempt."
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    Added:
    * The American Civil War
    * Mary Brown: From Harper's Ferry to California
    * The Workingmen's Party of the United States: A History of the First Marxist Party in the Americas
    * h0m0revolutionary: "neo-liberalism can deliver healthy children, it can educate them, it can feed them, it can clothe them and leave them fully contented."
    * rooster: "Supporting [anti-imperialism] is reactionary. How is any nation supposed to stand up [to] the might of the US anyway?"
    * nizan: "Fuck your education is empowerment bullshit, education is alienation, nothing more. You indulge in a dying prestige for a role in a bureaucratic spectacle deserving of nothing beyond contempt."
    * Alexios: "To the Board Administration: Ismail [...] needs to be eliminated from this forum."

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