American City: A Rank And File History Of Minneapolis

American City

A Rank And File History Of Minneapolis

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ISBN10: 0816646074 ISBN13: 9780816646074 Contributors: Wingerd, Mary Lethert (Foreword) Publisher: Univ of Minnesota Pr Published: Aug 15 2005 Pages: 278 Weight: 0.85lbs. Height: 7.75" Width: 5.50" Depth: 0.75" Language: English

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First published in 1937, this work by journalist and labor activist Walker describes the 1934 truckers' strike in Minneapolis, widely perceived as a favorable turning point for the American labor movement, in spite of the attempts at violent suppression by business and police forces. He begins with a labor/business history of the city before recoun

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