In August 1980, the Lenin Shipyard workers in Gdansk won the unprecedented right to form independent trades unions in a Communist country. This account describes the strike and the emergence of Lech Walesa as leader. The strike and its ongoing effects in the whole Soviet bloc are analyzed.
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Book Description Penguin Books Ltd, U. K. Paperback. Book Condition: Very Good. This is the 1999 revised and updated edition. The pages and edges have a bit of tanning and spotting. Size: Size D: 7"- 8" Tall (178mm- 202mm). Bookseller Inventory # 140821
Book Description Penguin Books Ltd. Paperback. Book Condition: VERY GOOD. Cover and pages show some wear from reading and storage. May have light creases on the cover and binding. Some pages may contain writing and or highlighting. Bookseller Inventory # 2684033782