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Title It is union and liberty : Alabama coal miners and the UMW / edited by Edwin L. Brown and Colin J. Davis.
Imprint Tuscaloosa, Ala. : University of Alabama Press, [1999]

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Subject United Mine Workers of America -- History.
Coal miners -- Labor unions -- Alabama -- History.
Coal miners -- Alabama -- History.
Alt Name Brown, Edwin L.
Davis, Colin J. (Colin John), 1954-
Description 1 online resource (184 pages) : illustrations
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Note digitized 2010 HathiTrust Digital Library committed to preserve pda
Bibliography Note Includes bibliographical references (pages 133-177) and index.
Contents The early years / Daniel Letwin -- Having it their way / Brian M. Kelley -- Rising from the ashes / Peter Alexander -- Alabama coal miners in war and peace / Glenn Feldman -- Wildcats, caravans, and dynamite / Robert H. Woodrum.
Access Use copy Restrictions unspecified star
Reproduction Electronic reproduction. [S.l.] : HathiTrust Digital Library, 2010.
System Details Master and use copy. Digital master created according to Benchmark for Faithful Digital Reproductions of Monographs and Serials, Version 1. Digital Library Federation, December 2002.
Note Print version record.
ISBN 0585275009 (electronic bk.)
9780585275000 (electronic bk.)
0817309993 (alk. paper)
0817310002 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
9780817309992 (alk. paper)
9780817310004 (pbk. ; alk. paper)
OCLC # 45727910
Additional Format Print version: It is union and liberty. Tuscaloosa, Ala. : University of Alabama Press, ©1999 0817309993 (DLC) 99006205 (OCoLC)40953983
Table of Contents
 Introduction / Edwin L. Brown, Colin J. Davis1
1The Early Years: Alabama Miners Organize, 1878-1908 / Daniel Letwin11
2Having It Their Way: Alabama Coal Operators and the Search for Docile Labor, 1908-1921 / Brian M. Kelly38
3Rising from the Ashes: Alabama Coal Miners, 1921-1941 / Peter Alexander62
4Alabama Coal Miners in War and Peace, 1942-1975 / Glenn Feldman84
5Wildcats, Caravans and Dynamite: Alabama Miners and the 1977-1978 Coal Strike / Robert H. Woodrum111
AppOfficers of the United Mine Workers of America District 20, 1898-1998131

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