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The international labor movement

Lorwin, Lewis Levitzki

The international labor movement

history, policies, outlook.

by Lorwin, Lewis Levitzki

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Published by Harper in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Labor unions -- History.

  • Edition Notes

    Bibliography: p. 353-357.

    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD6476 .L67
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxviii, 366 p.
    Number of Pages366
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6135207M
    LC Control Number53008542
    OCLC/WorldCa408460

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