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The politics of labor

by Phillips Thompson

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Published by University of Toronto Press in Toronto, Buffalo .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Socialism.

  • Edition Notes

    StatementT. Phillips Thompson ; with an introd. by Jay Atherton.
    SeriesSocial history of Canada -- 28
    ContributionsAtherton, Jay, 1936-
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHX86 .T44 1975, HD8072 T46 1975
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxxiv, 230, 34 p. :
    Number of Pages230
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18751104M
    ISBN 100802021921, 0802062709

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