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Labor Leaders in America (1987)

by Melvyn Dubofsky (Editor), Warren Van Tine (Editor)

Other authors: Joseph R. Conlin (Contributor), Cletus E. Daniel (Contributor), Melvyn Dubofsky (Contributor), Steven Fraser (Contributor), William H. Harris (Contributor)11 more, Estelle James (Contributor), Alice Kessler-Harris (Contributor), John H. M. Laslett (Contributor), Nelson Lichtenstein (Contributor), David Montgomery (Contributor), Richard Oestreicher (Contributor), Craig Phelan (Contributor), Nick Salvatore (Contributor), Ronald Schatz (Contributor), Warren Van Tine (Contributor), Robert H. Zieger (Contributor)

Series: The Working Class in American History (1987)

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Here are the life stories of the men and women who have led the labor movement in America from Reconstruction to recent times, from William H. Sylvis, the first major labor leader, to Cesar Chavez, who organized California's farm workers in the 1960s. All of the chapters have been written expressly for this volume by leading authorities, several of whom are authors of booklength biographies of their subjects. Taken together these readable yet authoritative life studies provide a broad overview of the American labor movement that will appeal to the student and lay reader as well as to the specialist in social history and labor and industrial relations.  … (more)
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Dubofsky, MelvynEditorprimary authorall editionsconfirmed
Tine, Warren VanEditormain authorall editionsconfirmed
Conlin, Joseph R.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Daniel, Cletus E.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Dubofsky, MelvynContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Fraser, StevenContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Harris, William H.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
James, EstelleContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Kessler-Harris, AliceContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Laslett, John H. M.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Lichtenstein, NelsonContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Montgomery, DavidContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Oestreicher, RichardContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Phelan, CraigContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Salvatore, NickContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Schatz, RonaldContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Tine, Warren VanContributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
Zieger, Robert H.Contributorsecondary authorall editionsconfirmed
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Here are the life stories of the men and women who have led the labor movement in America from Reconstruction to recent times, from William H. Sylvis, the first major labor leader, to Cesar Chavez, who organized California's farm workers in the 1960s. All of the chapters have been written expressly for this volume by leading authorities, several of whom are authors of booklength biographies of their subjects. Taken together these readable yet authoritative life studies provide a broad overview of the American labor movement that will appeal to the student and lay reader as well as to the specialist in social history and labor and industrial relations.  

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