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Published by University of Missouri Press in [Columbia] .
Written in English

Subjects:

Places:

  • United States

Subjects:

  • McCarthy, Joseph, 1908-1957,
  • Labor unions -- United States -- Political activity -- History

Book details:

Edition Notes

StatementDavid M. Oshinsky.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsE748.M143 O83
The Physical Object
Pagination206 p. ;
Number of Pages206
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5200093M
ISBN 100826201881
LC Control Number75023426

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