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116-day strike of the American steelworkers

G. Adducci

116-day strike of the American steelworkers

by G. Adducci

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Published by W.F.T.U. Publications in London .
Written in English


Edition Notes

Other titlesThe 116-day strike of the American steelworkers: an analysis by the secretariat of the Trades Union International of Metal and Engineering Industries (Trade Department of the W.F.T.U.).
Statementanalysis by G. Adducci and J. Marillier ; preface by Marcel Bras.
ContributionsMarillier, J., Bras, Marcel., World Federation of Trade Unions. Trades Union International of Metal and Engineering Workers.
The Physical Object
Pagination40p. :
Number of Pages40
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL18544556M

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The steelworkers are on strike to secure the right to hold union meetings. Although , steelworkers participate nationwide, the Great Steel Strike of is :// ⚠ We understand you may need to change your travel plans. Please be aware that due to the current circumstances, it may take us longer than usual to respond to any queries you send ://


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