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  • FOLLY. by Brady, Maureen.
    Brady, Maureen.
    FOLLY.

    Edition: First printing, a trade paperback, issued simultaneously with hardcover.

    Trumansburg, NY: Crossing Press, (1982). First edition - The author's second novel - " Set in a Carolina mill town, the novel blends the story of a union organising strike by Black and white working-class women who sew in the local factory with the personal struggles of their daily lives." 197 pp. ISBN: 0-895940906.

    Condition: Very good (some sunning to the spine)

    Book ID: 64958
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  • SWEET THUNDER. by Doig, Ivan.
    Doig, Ivan.
    SWEET THUNDER.

    Edition: First printing.

    New York: Riverhead Books, 2013. dj. Hardcover first edition - Set in 1920s Butte, Montana, where Morrie Morgan has been drawn back by a quirky bequest which leads to his becoming the editor of 'The Thunder' the fledging union newspaper daring to stand up to the Anaconda Copper Mining Company. 305 pp.

    Condition: Fine in fine dust jacket.

    Book ID: 68841
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  • LA HUELGA DE LOS OBREROS DE LA CARNE CONTRA LA HORMEL EN AUSTIN, MINNESOTA, 1985-86. by Halstead, Fred
    Halstead, Fred
    LA HUELGA DE LOS OBREROS DE LA CARNE CONTRA LA HORMEL EN AUSTIN, MINNESOTA, 1985-86.

    Edition: First printing, a slim pamphlet.

    New York: Pathfinder Press, (1986). First edition - Text in Spanish. Illustrated with photographs. Includes a brief chronology. 53 pp plus 2 pp ads. ISBN: 0-873484908.

    Condition: Fine in stapled illustrated wrappers.

    Book ID: 66120
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  • Hedges, M. H. [Marion Hawthorne, 1888-1959].
    IRON CITY.

    Edition: First thus- a trade paperback.

    Beloit, Wisconsin: Beloit College Press, (1994.). Hedge's first book, a novel written while he was still a professor at Beloit College in Wisconsin and controversial because of the similarity to the Beloit locale and its citizens, originally published in 1919. He describes this book in his preface as an endeavor to 'depict the unspiritual side of American life.' Hedges left Beliot shortly after this novel was published, and after a few years as a reporter, in 1924 he went to Washington, D.C. where he was research director of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers and editor of the Electrical Workers' Journal. He became well known in government circles as an expert in labor relations and economic and social planning,…

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    Beloit, Wisconsin: Beloit College Press, (1994.). Hedge's first book, a novel written while he was still a professor at Beloit College in Wisconsin and controversial because of the similarity to the Beloit locale and its citizens, originally published in 1919. He describes this book in his preface as an endeavor to 'depict the unspiritual side of American life.' Hedges left Beliot shortly after this novel was published, and after a few years as a reporter, in 1924 he went to Washington, D.C. where he was research director of the International Brotherhood of Electrical Workers and editor of the Electrical Workers' Journal. He became well known in government circles as an expert in labor relations and economic and social planning, being awarded a gold medal by the National Planning Association. He was one of the founders of the National Economic and Social Planning Association, while an undergraduate, of Sigma Delta Chi, national professional journalism fraternity. This edition includes introductions by Alan Wald and Frederick Burwell. xxxvi, 257 pp. ISBN: 1-884941-001.

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    Condition: Very good+ illustrated wrappers (some soiling to edges of textblock.)

    Book ID: 36558
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