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Pullman Porters and the Rise of Protest Politics in Black America, 1925-1945 (The John Hope Franklin Series in African American History and Culture)

by Beth Tompkins Bates

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Published by The University of North Carolina Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Black studies,
  • Civil rights & citizenship,
  • Political activism,
  • Social history,
  • Trade unions,
  • Work & labour,
  • United States,
  • Inter-war period, 1918-1939,
  • Second World War, 1939-1945,
  • History,
  • Discrimination In Employment,
  • Political activity,
  • Business & Economics,
  • Politics / Current Events,
  • Minority Studies - Race Relations,
  • Multicultural Nonfiction,
  • Illinois,
  • USA,
  • Labor,
  • Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - Histor,
  • Labor & Industrial Relations - Unions,
  • Political Science / Civil Rights,
  • Political Freedom & Security - Civil Rights,
  • Ethnic Studies - African American Studies - General,
  • Pullman porters,
  • African American labor union m,
  • African American labor union members,
  • Labor Unions

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages304
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL9442826M
    ISBN 100807826146
    ISBN 109780807826140

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