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Life and labor

dimensions of American working-class history
  • 343 Pages
  • 3.59 MB
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  • English

State University of New York Press , Albany
Working class -- United States -- History, Industrial sociology -- United States -- History, Labor unions -- United States -- Hi

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Other titlesLife & labor.
Statementedited by Charles Stephenson and Robert Asher.
SeriesSUNY series in American labor history
ContributionsStephenson, Charles., Asher, Robert.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD8066 .L54 1986
The Physical Object
Paginationx, 343 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL2720895M
ISBN 100887061737, 0887061729
LC Control Number86014362

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