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Agitprop: The Life of an American Working-Class Radical

The Autobiography of Eugene V. Dennett (Suny Series in American Labor History)

by Eugene V. Dennett

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Published by State University of New York Press .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Social classes,
  • Organizing,
  • History,
  • Biography/Autobiography,
  • Biography / Autobiography,
  • Officials and employees,
  • Northwest, Pacific,
  • Labor Unions,
  • General,
  • Dennett, Eugene V,
  • United States,
  • 1908-,
  • Biography,
  • Dennett, Eugene V.,,
  • Labor unions and communism

  • The Physical Object
    FormatHardcover
    Number of Pages270
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL8160360M
    ISBN 100791400786
    ISBN 109780791400784

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Dennett (SUNY series in American Labor History)5/5(1). Agitprop is the memoir of a Washington State maritime and steel worker who was a longtime activist in the American Federation of Labor, the Congress of Industrial Organizations, and the Communist Party.

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