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Author Lowenstein, Wendy.

Title Under the hook : Melbourne waterside workers remember working lives and class war, 1900-1998 / Wendy Lowenstein & Tom Hills
Edition [New edition] enlarged and updated
Published Prahran, Victoria : Bookworkers Press in association with Working Titles, 1998


Location Call no. Vol. Availability
 WATERFT BUSINESS  331.761387164 Low/Uth 1998  AVAILABLE
Description 232 pages : illustrations, portraits ; 28 cm
regular print
Summary This is a book about the waterfront and the men who have worked on it. Most of the story is told in the words of wharfies. Is it 'true'? The question is academic. The truth of a shipowner is not the truth of a waterside worker
Notes Includes index
Bibliography Bibliography: page 229
Subject Labor unions -- Australia -- Melbourne (Vic.) -- History.
Stevedores -- Australia -- Melbourne (Vic.) -- History.
Working class -- Australia -- Melbourne (Vic.) -- History.
Author Hills, Tom, 1904-
LC no. 00001434
ISBN 095862240X (paperback)
9780958622400 (paperback)