People/Characters: William D. Haywood

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Big Bill Haywood by Melvyn Dubofsky
Big Bill Haywood and the Radical Union Movement by Joseph Robert Conlin
Case of Joe Hill by Philip Sheldon Foner
Debaters and dynamiters: the story of the Haywood trial by David H. Grover
Labor Leaders in America by Melvyn Dubofsky
The Man Who Never Died: The Life, Times, and Legacy of Joe Hill, American Labor Icon by William M. Adler
Roughneck: The life and times of Big Bill Haywood by Peter Carlson

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William Dudley Haywood (1869-1928): Known as "Big Bill" Haywood. A key figure in the Industrial Workers of the World (IWW, or Wobblies), he tried to save Joe Hill in 1915, and was later tried for sedition himself. He fled to the new Soviet Union in 1921, spending the remaining years of his life there.


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