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The Seattle General Strike (Centennial edition)

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"We are undertaking the most tremendous move ever made by LABOR in this country, a move which will lead-NO ONE KNOWS WHERE!" With these words echoing throughout the city, on February 6, 1919, 65,000 Seattle workers began one of the most important general strikes in US history. For six tense yet nonviolent days, the Central Labor Council negotiated with federal and local authorities on behalf of the shipyard workers whose grievances initiated the citywide walkout. Meanwhile, strikers organized to provide essential services ...

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Centennial edition

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0295744162

/ ISBN-13:

9780295744162

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The Seattle General Strike
2018, University of Washington Press, Seattle

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The Seattle General Strike
2018, University of Washington Press, Seattle

ISBN-13: 9780295744162

Centennial edition

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