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Author Young, Wendell W., III, 1938-2013, author

Title The memoirs of Wendell W. Young III : a life in Philadelphia labor and politics / edited and with an Introduction by Francis Ryan
Published Philadelphia : Temple University Press, 2019
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Contents Intro; Contents; Introduction; 1. Acme Clerk; 2. I'm Betting My House on Kennedy; 3. Meet the Challenge; 4. The Kid; 5. The Loyal Sixteen; 6. Brazil to Chicago; 7. Reforming the Retail Clerks; 8. Organizing Pennsylvania; 9. Philadelphia Liberal; 10. The New Politics; 11. Fighting Tiberius; 12. Going Out of Business; 13. Employee Ownership; 14. French Invasion; 15. The New Voice; Index
Notes Includes index
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Subject Young, Wendell W., III, 1938-2013
Centennial Exhibition.
Labor leaders -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- Biography
Labor movement -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- 20th century
Labor unions -- Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia -- History -- 20th century
Philadelphia (Pa.) -- Politics and government -- 20th century
Labor leaders.
Labor movement.
Labor unions.
POLITICAL SCIENCE / Labor & Industrial Relations
Politics and government.
Pennsylvania -- Philadelphia.
Genre/Form Biography.
Form Electronic book
Author Ryan, Francis, 1971- editor
LC no. 2018061755
ISBN 1439918643
9781439918647 (electronic bk.)
(cloth : alk. paper)