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Harry Bridges; the rise and fall of radical labor in the United States

Charles P. Larrowe

Harry Bridges; the rise and fall of radical labor in the United States

by Charles P. Larrowe

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Published by L. Hill in New York .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States.
    • Subjects:
    • Bridges, Harry, 1901-,
    • Labor movement -- United States,
    • Stevedores -- Labor unions -- United States

    • Edition Notes

      Statement[by] Charles P. Larrowe.
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD8073.B7 L37
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxi, 404 p.
      Number of Pages404
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL5298024M
      ISBN 100882080008, 0882080016
      LC Control Number72078321

      t This Article is drawn from material gathered for a book, Harry Bridges: The Rise and Fall of Radical Labor in the U.S., to be published later this year by Lawrence Hill & Co., Westport, Connecticut. * Professor of Economics, Michigan State University. B.A. , M.A. , University of Washington; Ph.D. , Yale University. 1. Harry Bridges: The Rise and Fall of a Radical Labor Leader in the U.S. Larrowe, Charles P. New York; Lawrence Hill & Co; ISBN: Book Condition: Very Good. Hardcover. Jacket Condition: Very Good. Size E: 8"-9" Tall (mm). There are a few small tears along the edges of the dust jacket. The spine is lightly faded.

      Charles Larrowe, Harry Bridges, The Rise and Fall of Radical Labor in the U.S., ISBN ; Bruce Nelson, Workers on the Waterfront, Seamen, Longshoremen and Unionism in the s, ISBN External links. Harry Bridges at the Internet Movie Database; ILWU Local Harry Bridges A Biography, accessed J Harry Bridges: The Rise and Fall of Radical Labour in the US Charles P. Larrowe Merlin Press, £3. RELENTLESS determination laced with courage, in the face of a ruthless and often brutal enemy has been a recurrent feature of the labour movement in the United States. So has a blatant and often breathtaking collaboration with that same enemy.

      Race and labor have been at the heart of radical struggles in the United States, from the abolitionist movement in the nineteenth century to the current movement for immigrant workers' rights. Fall Update. In May , members of the working group, along with the Harry Bridges Center for Labor Studies and the Center for the Study. Schwartz, Harvey. “Harry Bridges and the Scholars: Looking at History’s Verdict,” California Hist 1, spring Schwartz, Harvey, ed. Harry Bridges, a Centennial Retrospective: An Oral History of the Origins of the ILWU and the Strike. San Pedro, Cal.: Harry Bridges Institute,


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Harry Bridges was the leader of the International Longshoreman's and Warehousemen's Union (ILWU) for. Add tags for "Harry Bridges; the rise and fall of radical labor in the United States". All user tags (2) View most popular tags as: tag list | tag cloud. Larrowe, Charles P: Book Harry Bridges.

The Rise and Fall of Radical Labor in the United States, by C P Larrowe, revd by C Sigal; illus. Bridges, the longtime and very mighty head of the International Longshoremen's Union, refused to have anything to do with the writing of his biography, and then, true to his blunt form, pronounced the manuscript ""hardly more than a series of distortions, half-truths, and, in many cases, outright lies."" Several of Bridges' union mates, however, read it and found it ""balanced but on the whole.

The standard biography is Charles P. Larrowe, Harry Bridges, The Rise and Fall of Radical Labor in the United States (). The same author's Shape-Up and Hiring Hall () is the best scholarly treatment of labor on the West Coast waterfront.

Bridges would live the next thirty-seven years of his life as he had the previous thirty-three — in the United States. He died in San Francisco in The Bridges deportation case was never just about Harry Bridges. First and foremost, it was about smashing a successful labor union by. While not as comprehensive as the book by Schneider and Siegal, another account of the strike is included in Charles Larrowe’s Harry Bridges: The Rise and Fall of Radical Labor ().

The biography largely focuses around the political attacks made against Bridges rather than the strike’s importance to the union as a whole, but still.

Charles P. Larrowe, Harry Bridges: The Rise and Fall of Radical Labor in the United States (New York: Lawrence Hill, ), pp. Bruce Minton and John Stuart, Men Who Lead Labor (New York: Modern Age Books, ), pp.

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Bridges. The standard biography is Charles P. Larrowe, Harry Bridges, The Rise and Fall of Radical Labor in the United States (). The same author's Shape-Up and Hiring Hall () is the best scholarly treatment of labor on the West Coast waterfront.

Harry Bridges And the I.L.W.U. To the Editor: May I take exception to Clancy Sigal's review of Charles Larrowe's book, “Harry Bridges: the Rise and Fall of Radical Labor in the United States”.

The major published biography is Charles P. Larrowe, Harry Bridges: The Rise and Fall of Radical Labor in the United States(New York, ). In Harvey Klehr and John Haynes released evidence from newly opened archives of the Communist International that indicated that Harry Bridges.

Reds or Rackets?: The Making of Radical and Conservative Unions on the Waterfront. Berkeley, Calif.: University of California Press, ISBN Larrowe, Charles. Harry Bridges, The Rise and Fall of Radical Labor in the U.S.

Rev. Chicago: Chicago Review Press, ISBN Nelson, Bruce. Harry Bridges, Harry A.R. Bridges The American labor leader Harry A.R. Bridges () became one of the best known radical trade unionists during the s and Labor Unions, A labor union is a group of workers who have joined together to negotiate with employers in order to secure better wages and working conditions.

Unio Organized Labor, The ranks of organized labor. Charles P. Larrowe, author of Harry Bridges; the rise and fall of radical labor in the United States, on LibraryThing LibraryThing is a cataloging and social networking site.

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Harry Bridges; the rise and fall of radical labor in the United States. New York: L. Hill. [A fairly comprehensive and sympathetic portrait of the ILWU’s iconic leader, Harry Bridges.] Finlay, William. Work on the waterfront: worker power and technological change in a west coast port. Labor. Harry Bridges; the Rise and Fall of Radical Labor in the United States (Book): Larrowe, Charles P.

Charles Larrowe, Harry Bridges, The Rise and Fall of Radical Labor in the U.S., ISBN ; Bruce Nelson, Workers on the Waterfront, Seamen, Longshoremen and Unionism in the s, ISBN ; Legacy. Bust at the University of WashingtonOn the West Coast, Bridges still excites passions both for and against the labor movement.Larrowe, Charles P.

Harry Bridges; the rise and fall of radical labor in the United States, New York: L. Hill, ISBN ; Magden, Ronald E.; and Art Martinson. The Working Longshoremen, International Longshoremen's and Warehousemen's Union, Local 23 of Tacoma, ISBN ; Magden, Ronald E.