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Organized labor in the twentieth-century South

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Published by University of Tennessee Press in Knoxville .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Southern States
    • Subjects:
    • Labor unions -- Southern States -- History -- Sources.,
    • Southern States -- Race relations -- Sources.

    • Edition Notes

      Statementedited by Robert H. Zieger.
      ContributionsZieger, Robert H.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD6517.A13 O74 1991
      The Physical Object
      Pagination289 p. ;
      Number of Pages289
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1864519M
      ISBN 100870496972
      LC Control Number90022448


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