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Solidarity stories : an oral history of the ILWU

Harvey Schwartz (Author)
The International Longshore and Warehouse Union, born out of the 1934 West Coast maritime and San Francisco general strikes under the leadership of Harry Bridges, has been known for its commitment to democracy, solidarity, and social justice. In this collection of narratives, union leaders and rank-and-file workers talk about their lives at work, on the picket line, and in the union
Print Book, English, 2009
University of Washington Press, Seattle, 2009
xi, 347 pages : illustrations ; 24 cm
9780295988832, 9780295988849, 0295988835, 0295988843
Longshore: the San Francisco Bay area
Longshore: the Los Angeles and Long Beach harbors
Longshore, shipboard, and bookstores: the Pacific Northwest and Canada
Warehouse and cotton compress: California
Agriculture: Hawaii
Politics: the Old Left
Epilogue: "An injury to one is an injury to all."