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Midnight in vehicle city : General Motors, Flint, and the strike that created the middle class

Beacon Press

Author McClelland, Ted
Description 221 pages
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-207) and index.
ISBN 9780807039670, 0807039675
Subject General Motors Corporation Sit-Down Strike, 1936-1937., Labor unions
Location Main Library Adult
Status Available

Summary

"The story of the forty-four-day Flint Sit Down Strike of 1936-37, which led to the recognition of the United Auto Workers, the union whose wages and benefits set the standard for the 20th Century American middle class"--