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This illustrated survey of the American labour movement focuses on the unemployment, strikes, bankruptcy and class conflict that consumed Americans and caused a political reaction from the end of Reconstruction to World War I.
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The turmoil that attended America's shift from a rural, agrarian society to an urban, industrial one, described with a highly readable combination of scholarly thoroughness and stylistic verve. . . . A consistently engrossing, occasionally irreverent, always smoothly written history of America's painful entry into the modern age.About the Author:
Nell Irvin Painter is the award-winning author of many books, including Sojourner Truth, Southern History Across the Color Line, Creating Black Americans, The History of White People, and Standing at Armageddon. She is currently the Edwards Professor of American History, Emerita, at Princeton University and lives in Newark, New Jersey, and the Adirondacks.
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Book Description W. W. Norton & Company, 1989. Condition: New. book. Seller Inventory # M0393305880
Book Description Paperback. Condition: Brand New. New. Seller Inventory # DH pb 29pg1482to1781-6756
Book Description W. W. Norton & Company, 1989. Condition: New. New. Seller Inventory # M-0393305880
Book Description W W Norton & Co Inc, 1989. Paperback. Condition: Brand New. reissue edition. 448 pages. 9.25x6.00x1.25 inches. In Stock. Seller Inventory # 0393305880