Strike! the radical insurrections of Ellen Dawson by David Lee McMullen

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Published by University Press of Florida in Gainesville .

Written in English

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Subjects:

  • Dawson, Ellen, -- b. 1900,
  • Women textile workers -- United States -- Biography,
  • Women labor leaders -- United States -- Biography,
  • Strikes and lockouts -- United States -- History

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references and index.

Book details

StatementDavid Lee McMullen ; foreword by Richard Greenwald and Timothy Minchin.
GenreBiography
SeriesWorking in the Americas
Classifications
LC ClassificationsHD6073.T4 M36 2010
The Physical Object
Paginationp. cm.
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL24039988M
ISBN 109780813034867
LC Control Number2010001917
OCLC/WorldCa437299328

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