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Women Strikers Occupy Chain Stores, Win Big
The first successful all women sit-in conducted by 'the counter girls' at the Detroit Woolworth's during the Great Depression.
Autoworkers Under the Gun
In an industry under constant attack, a veteran autoworker offers his take on the collapse of the American Dream.
Rank and File
Alice and Staughton Lynd
The trials and tribulations of firebrand union organizers, from the 1930s1970s, are brought to life here, in their own words.
Ours to Master and to Own
Capitalism would have us believe we need our bosses. This volume reveals the history of workers who dare to disagree
The Civil Wars in U.S. Labor
Longtime trade union leader and journalist Steve Early examines labor's civil wars, offering strategies for turning back labor's thirty-year decline.
The Lean Years
A fascinating, comprehensive study of the American workforce, from the "roaring twenties" through the Great Depression.
Live Working or Die Fighting
The two hundred-year story of the global working class and its many struggles for justice.
The Turbulent Years
The era of American labor's greatest struggles, vividly reconstructed by one of labor history's greatest historians.
The Labor Wars
One of America's great labor historians tells the stories of America's great labor struggles.
The inside story of Argentina's remarkable movement to create factories run democratically by workers themselves.
The Bending Cross
The classic biography of Debs, one of the most important thinkers and activists in US.
This accessible, critical history of the U.S. labor movement examines the hidden history of workers' resistance.