The Samuel Gompers Papers, Vol. 1

The Samuel Gompers Papers, Vol. 1 : The Making of a Union Leader, 1850-86

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  • Hardback | 568 pages
  • 161.5 x 242.6 x 37.1mm | 1,055g
  • University of Illinois Press
  • Baltimore, United States
  • English
  • 0252011376
  • 9780252011375

Review quote

@GOMPERS\Vol 1@"A distinguished and invaluable collection. Labor historians would be well advised to clear shelf space for it." -- Bruce Laurie, Industrial and Labor Relations Reviewshow more

Table of contents

v. 1. The making of a union leader, 1850-86 -- v. 2. The early years of the American Federation of Labor, 1887-90 -- v. 3. Unrest and depression, 1891-94 -- v. 4. A national labor movement takes shape, 1895-98 -- v. 5. An expanding movement at the turn of the century, 1898-1902 -- v. 6. The American federation of labor and the rise of progressivism, 1902-6 -- v. 7. The American federation of labor under siege, 1906-9 --.show more