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Basics

On the Web: Articles

New Luddites Oppose Technology (& Use Their Web Site to Say So). Dennis Roddy, Pittsburgh Post-Gazette (10/18/99).

America's New Luddites. Kirkpatrick Sale, Le Monde Diplomatique (2/97).

The Luddites, Felix Silverio (n.d.)

On the Web: Specialized Sites

Luddism & the Neo-Luddite Reaction.

The New Luddite.

In the Library: Articles

Sale, Kirkpatrick. "Lessons from the Luddites: setting limits on technology," Nation (6/5/95):785-88.

In the Library: Non-Fiction Books

Brooke, Alan & Leslie Kipling. Liberty or Death!: Radicals, Republicans & Luddites, c. 1793-c. 1823(Honley: Workers History, 1993).

Fox, Nicols. Against the Machine: The Hidden Luddite Tradition in Literature, Art & Individual Lives (Washington: Island, 2002).

Liversidge, Douglas. The Luddites: Machine-Breakers of the Early 19th C. (NY: Franklin Watts, 1972).

Munby, Lionel (ed.) The Luddites & Other Essays (London: Michael Katanka, 1971).

Noble, David F. Progress Without People: In Defense of Luddism (Chicago: Charles H. Kerr, 1993).

Peel, Frank (1831-1900). The Risings of the Luddites, Chartists & Plug-Drawers (4th ed.; NY: A.M. Kelley, 1968).

Sale, Kirkpatrick. Rebels Against the Future: The Luddites & their War on the Industrial Revolution. Lessons for the Computer Age (Reading MA: Addison-Wesley, 1995).

Salvadori, Laura & Claudio Villi. Luddism: A Revolution that Failed (Venezia: Istituto Veneto de Scienze, Lettere ed Arti, 1983).

Thomis, Malcolm I. The Luddites: Machine-Breaking in Regency England (NY: Schocken, 1972).

Zerzan, John. The Luddites: A History of Machine Breaking at the Dawn of Capitalism (Sacramento CA: Chrysalis, 1976).

In the Library: Fiction

In the Library: For Young Readers

In the Library: Poetry

In the Library: Drama

Toller, Ernst. The Machine Wreckers: A Drama of the English Luddites in a Prologue & Five Acts (London: Benn Brothers, 1923).

In the Library: Photography

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