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Cold war in the working class

the rise and decline of the United Electrical workers

by Ronald L. Filippelli

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Published by State University of New York Press in Albany .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • United Electrical and Radio Workers of America -- History.,
    • Electric industry workers -- Labor unions -- United States -- History.

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references (p. [263]-275) and index.

      StatementRonald L. Filippelli and Mark McColloch.
      SeriesSUNY series in American labor history
      ContributionsMcColloch, Mark.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD6515.E32 U654 1995
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxii, 296 p. :
      Number of Pages296
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL1437830M
      ISBN 100791421813, 0791421821
      LC Control Number93050828


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