Anti-labor activities in the United States

by David Joseph Saposs

Publisher: League for Industrial Democracy in New York city

Written in English
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  • Labor movement -- United States,
  • Labor unions -- United States

Edition Notes

Includes bibliographical references.

Statementby David J. Saposs and Elizabeth T. Bliss.
SeriesIndustrial democracy ;, v. 5, no. 12
ContributionsBliss, Elizabeth T.
LC ClassificationsHD6508 .S23
The Physical Object
Pagination39 p. ;
Number of Pages39
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL6373624M
LC Control Number38021494

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