Waterfront Revolts

Waterfront Revolts : New York and London Dockworkers, 1946-61

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Comparitive examination of NYC and London's dockworkers rank-and-file union members movements t0 sucessfully challenged union hierarchy and nation-states.show more

Product details

  • Hardback | 272 pages
  • 156.5 x 240.3 x 26.7mm | 539.78g
  • University of Illinois Press
  • Baltimore, United States
  • English
  • New.
  • 0252028783
  • 9780252028786
  • 2,034,876

Review quote

"Waterfront Revolts is an extremely ambitious, wide-ranging, and detailed study. A comparative history of this sort is a difficult thing, and Davis has succeeded admirably in drawing together the narrative strands that highlight both the similarities and the differences in the two ports." --Eric Arnesen, University of Illinois at Chicago, author of Brotherhoods of Color: Black Railroad Workers and the Struggle for Equalityshow more