Wobblies on the waterfront : interracial unionism in progressive-era Philadelphia

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Main Author: Cole, Peter, 1969-
Format: Book
Language:English
Published: Urbana : University of Illinois Press, c2007.
Series:Working class in American history.
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Table of Contents:
  • Introduction : in search of Local 8
  • Philadelphia : "the workshop of the world"
  • Wobblies take the docks
  • There is power in a union
  • War on the waterfront
  • Onward one big union?
  • Riding the wave of postwar militancy : the 1920 strike
  • The Philadelphia controversy
  • Quakertown blues : the lockout of 1922
  • Conclusion : towards radical egalitarianism.