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Down on the Killing Floor, Black and White Workers in Chicago's Packinghouses, 1904-1954 - Rick Halp

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Down on the Killing Floor, Black and White Workers in Chicago's Packinghouses, 1904-1954 - Rick Halp

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The story of the Chicago packinghouse workers and their remarkable union, the United Packinghouse Workers of America CIO (UPWA). Easy reading, rich in fascinating detail, it tells how a center-left union beat the odds and created a democratic and effective organization. Its black and white unity was unparalleled. (309pp)

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