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Hard Work: The Making Of Labor History (The Working Class in American History)

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An exploration of some of American labor's central themes by a giant in the field, this book also a narrative of how one scholar was drawn to labor history as a subject of study and how his approach to it changed over time.
Paperback, 264 pages
Published April 17th 2000 by University of Illinois Press
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A leading scholar of labor history, Melvyn Dubofsky is is Bartle Distinguished Professor of History and Sociology at the State University of New York at Binghamton.
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