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History of the AWU / W. G. Spence
Bib ID 6157763
Format BookBook [text, volume]
Author
Spence, W. G. (William Guthrie), 1846-1926, author
 
Edition Updated edition. 
Description Carlton, Victoria : Melbourne University Press, 2013 
©2013 
liii, 154 pages ; 21 cm 
ISBN 9780522862874 (paperback)
Summary

History of the AWU is a first-hand account of the making of a union and the makings of a nation. It depicts the industrial and political struggles of workers in the late 19th century, and explains the motivations behind the people who forged Australia's most powerful and enduring blue-collar union.

Notes

"With new content by Paul Howes, Graham Freudenberg and Nick Dyrenfurth"--Cover.

First published 1911.

Includes bibliographical references.

Subjects Australian Workers' Union -- History.  |  Labor unions -- Australia -- History.  |  Industrial relations -- Australia -- History.  |  Strikes and lockouts -- Australia -- History.  |  Australian
Other authors/contributors Howes, Paul, 1981- writer of supplementary textual content  |  Freudenberg, Graham (Norman Graham), 1934-2019 writer of supplementary textual content  |  Dyrenfurth, Nick, writer of supplementary textual content
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History of the Australian Workers' Union

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