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Image for INTERNAL RELATIONS BETWEEN UNIONS AND THEIR MEMBERS IN THE UNITED STATES, REPRINT NO. 140

INTERNAL RELATIONS BETWEEN UNIONS AND THEIR MEMBERS IN THE UNITED STATES, REPRINT NO. 140

By: Aaron, Benjamin

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Los Angeles, Institute of Industrial Relations, University of California, Los Angeles: 1964

Seller ID: P4652


[25p.] Cover lightly worn and creased, cover and page edges browning. Reprinted from Rutgers Law Review, vol. 18, no. 2, Winter 1964. (10-1/8"x7-1/4") View more info

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COLLECTIVE BARGAINING: LABOR RELATIONS IN STEEL; THEN AND NOW (1975 BENJAMIN F. FAIRLESS MEMORIAL LECTURES)

By: Abel, I.W.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: [Pittsburgh], Carnegie-Mellon University: 1976

Seller ID: H12031


[62p.] Jacket flaps taped to pastedowns and black stamp on back pastedown with a few fade spots on cover. B&w photographs. (8-3/4"x5-5/8") View more info

DYNAMITE, THE STORY OF CLASS VIOLENCE IN AMERICA

By: Adamic, Louis

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, Viking Press: 1931

Edition: (1st Edition)

Seller ID: H10303


[xii], 452p. Bookplate on front pastedown, cover corners worn to cardboard, paper label on spine is coming up and whole spine sunned. [Christian; 506] 16 b&w photo plates. (8-1/2"x5-3/4") View more info

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LABOR LOOKS AT AUTOMATION (AFL-CIO PUBLICATION, NO. 21)

By: American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO)

Price: $15.00

Publisher: Washington, DC, American Federation of Labor and Congress of Industrial Organizations (AFL-CIO): 1959

Seller ID: P4657


[28p.] Cover edges lightly worn. B&w illustrations and photographs. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

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THE RIGHT TO WORK

By: Anderson, Nels

Price: $19.00

Publisher: New York, Modern Age Books: 1938

Seller ID: P4710


152p. Title page has a pencil scribble that has scored the page, cover edges worn, bottom corner of last pages stained, jacket has chips to corners and tears and wear to edges with spine sunned. The perspective of the Director of the Section on Labor Relations of the WPA presents his thesis that "public work may be a way of salvaging labor that would otherwise waste in idleness." B&w illustrations and 32 leaves of b&w photo plates. (7-3/4"x5-1/2") View more info

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THE MINERS: A HISTORY OF THE MINERS' FEDERATION OF GREAT BRITAIN, 1889-1910

By: Arnot, R. Page

Price: $35.00

Publisher: London, George Allen & Unwin Ltd.: 1949

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: H7516


409p. Cover corners bumped, price clipped jacket has large chips to edges especially at corners. 19 b&w plates. (9-1/4"x6-1/2") View more info

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ARE UNIONS NECESSARY?

By: Auerbach, Irving

Price: $19.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Irving & Myrtle Auerbach: 1954

Edition: First Edition, Stated

Inscription: Signed

Seller ID: H9608


229p. Signed by author on half title page. Jacket has chips and tears to edges with a 1" tear on top front edge. The author's answer to his title question is "yes." (8-1/4"x5-1/2") View more info

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TURBULENT YEARS: A HISTORY OF THE AMERICAN WORKER, 1933-1941

By: Bernstein, Irving

Price: $45.00

Publisher: Boston, Houghton Mifflin: 1969

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: H9377


[xvi], 873p. 1st printing. Hinge weak at title page, jacket has chips and tears to edges. "Turbulent Years is a book from the research program of the Institute of Industrial Relations, University of California, Los Angeles." 24 b&w photo plates. (8-5/8"x6") View more info

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POEMS AND PICTURES OF THE WATERFRONT AND THE ILWU

By: Brady, Jerry

Price: $35.00

Publisher: [San Pedro, California], Self-published: (2010?)

Seller ID: P6549


44p. Retired Local 63 longshoreman's tribute to men of the International Longshore and Warehouse Union in San Pedro, Port of Los Angeles, and their labor struggles throughout the 20th century. Wire spiral binding with plastic covers. B&w and color photographs. (11"x8-3/4") View more info

THE CLOTHING WORKERS OF CHICAGO 1910-1922

By: Chicago Joint Board

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Chicago, Amalgamated Clothing Workers of America: 1922

Edition: (First Edition)

Seller ID: G035


424p. Usual library markings, cover slightly stained. B&w photo plates. Ex-Library. (9-1/2"x6-3/8") View more info

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TRADE UNION EDUCATION

By: Clegg, H.A. & Rex Adams

Price: $19.00

Publisher: London, Workers' Educational Association: 1959

Seller ID: H7720


102p. Bottom fore edge of cover and text block bumped, cover edges scraped and corners worn. (9-3/4"x6-1/8") View more info

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WORK HAZARDS AND INDUSTRIAL CONFLICT

By: Gersuny, Carl

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Hanover, New Hampshire, Published for University of Rhode Island by University Press of New England: 1981

Edition: First Edition

Seller ID: H11525


[xiv], 162p. Top of pages and cover soiled, jacket rubbed. Includes bibliographical notes. (8-1/2"x5-5/8") View more info

Plant Closures: Myth, Realities & Responses (South End Press Pamphlet Series, Pamphlet No. 3)

By: Haas, Gilda & Plant Closures Project; Editor Holly Sklar

Price: $9.00

Publisher: Boston, South End Press: 1985

Edition: (First Edition)

Seller ID: P4730


64p. Cover corners lightly worn. Includes bibliography. B&w illustrations and photographs. 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall. View more info

Image for BILL HAYWOOD'S BOOK: THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF WILLIAM D. HAYWOOD (JACKET TITLE: THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF BIG BILL HAYWOOD)

BILL HAYWOOD'S BOOK: THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF WILLIAM D. HAYWOOD (JACKET TITLE: THE AUTOBIOGRAPHY OF BIG BILL HAYWOOD)

By: Haywood, William D.

Price: $24.00

Publisher: New York, International Publishers: 1929

Seller ID: H10293


368p. New printing, 1958. Page edges brown from acid discoloration, cover corners bumped, jacket has small tears and chips to edges especially at corners with spine sunned. Liberty Book Club News, February 1, 1956 laid in. (8-3/8"x5-3/4") View more info

CITIZENSHIP FOR HARRY BRIDGES: PRODUCTION SOLDIER

By: Huberman, Leo

Price: $35.00

Publisher: San Francisco, Harry Bridges Victory Committee, Citizens Victory Committee: 1942

Seller ID: P4595


23p. Former owner's embossed stamp on title page, pink paper stuck on front cover, holes on back cover with large chips on top near spine with additional chips to edges, moisture stain on top front cover. B&w illustrations. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. View more info

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APARTHEID AND LABOUR: A CRITICAL REVIEW OF THE EFFECTS OF APARTHEID ON LABOUR MATTERS IN SOUTH AFRICA

By: International Labour Office

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Geneva, International Labour Office: 1983

Seller ID: P5302


56p. Cover rubbed and corners worn. B&w photographs. (8-1/4"x5-7/8") View more info

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PACIFIC COAST MARINE SAFETY CODE, 1999 REVISION

By: International Longshore and Warehouse Union and Pacific Maritime Association

Price: $19.00

Publisher: [San Francisco], International Longshore and Warehouse Union and Pacific Maritime Association: 1999

Seller ID: P6517


[x], 150p. The former owner has notched the page fore edges to create self-numbered and highlighted tabs for sections, name on top page edges. B&w illustrations. (6"x4") View more info

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SOVIET TRADE UNIONS AND WORKERS' WELFARE

By: Isayev, K.

Price: $19.00

Publisher: Moscow, Novosti Press Agency Publishing House: 1971

Seller ID: P6518


[71p.] Pages and wraps toned, spine fold scraped. (6-1/2"x4-1/4") View more info

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CHILD WORKERS IN AMERICA

By: Lumpkin, Katharine DuPre & Dorothy Wolff Douglas

Price: $35.00

Publisher: New York, International Publishers: 1937

Edition: Second Edition

Seller ID: H11510


[xiv], 321p. Endpapers toned, a few pages unopened, top of cover spine torn, jacket has chips and tears to edges. Includes bibliography. "[A] detailed and definitive study of child labor in the United States." (8-3/8"x5-5/8") View more info

THE TRADE UNIONS OF OUR SOVIET ALLY

By: McAvoy, Clifford T.

Price: $12.00

Publisher: New York, American Council on Soviet Relations: 1942

Seller ID: P4581


32p. Former owner's embossed stamp on title page, cover edges lightly sunned and bottom fore edge corner lightly creased. Booklet. B&w photographs. 12mo - over 6¾" - 7¾" tall. View more info