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Title Waterfront workers : new perspectives on race and class / edited by Calvin Winslow.
Published Urbana : University of Illinois Press, c1998.
Book Cover

 Floor3  HD8039.L82 U733 1998    IN LIBRARY
Description viii, 204 p. ; 24 cm.
Series Working class in American history
Working class in American history.
Contents Biracial waterfront unionism in the age of segregation / Eric Arnesen -- "Men of the lumber camps come to town": New York longshoremen in the strike of 1907 / Calvin Winslow -- Radical possibilities? the rise and fall of wobbly unionism on the Philadelphia docks / Howard Kimeldorf -- "All I got's a hook": New York longshoremen and the 1948 dock strike / Colin Davis -- The "lords of the docks" reconsidered: race relations among the West Coast longshoremen, 1933-61 / Bruce Nelson.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index.
Subject Stevedores -- United States -- History.
African American stevedores.
African American stevedores -- History.
Labor unions -- Stevedores -- United States -- History.
Strikes and lockouts -- Stevedores.
Strikes and lockouts -- Stevedores -- United States -- History.
Related Names Winslow, Calvin.
ISBN 0252023927 (acid-free paper)
025206691X (pbk. : acid-free paper)
OCLC number 37451861