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Political ideologies of organized labor

the New Deal era

by Ruth L. Horowitz

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Published by Transaction Books in New Brunswick, N.J .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • American Federation of Labor -- History,
    • Congress of Industrial Organizations (U.S.) -- History,
    • Labor policy -- United States -- History,
    • Labor unions -- United States -- Political activity -- History,
    • New Deal, 1933-1939

    • Edition Notes

      StatementRuth L. Horowitz.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD8055.A5 H67
      The Physical Object
      Pagination260 p. ;
      Number of Pages260
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL4908923M
      ISBN 100878552081
      LC Control Number76058229

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