Midnight in vehicle city : General Motors, Flint, and the strike that created the middle class / Edward McClelland.
- 1 of 2 copies available at Evergreen Indiana.
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|North Webster Comm. PL - North Webster||331.892 MCC (Text)||72436000094875||Adult nonfiction||Available||-|
|West Lafayette PL - West Lafayette||331.8928 MCC (Text)||31951004561558||Main Floor - New Arrivals||In process||-|
- ISBN: 9780807039670
- ISBN: 0807039675
- Physical Description: 221 pages, 8 unnumbered pages of plates : illustrations 23 cm
- Publisher: Boston : Beacon Press, 
|Bibliography, etc. Note:||
Includes bibliographical references (pages 199-207) and index (pages 211-221).
|Formatted Contents Note:||
A stranger in town -- The perkins boys -- "This is where the fight begins" -- The siege -- The battle of the running bulls -- The women's emergency brigade -- "General Motors has double crossed us" -- Miss Perkins and Mr. Sloan -- Chevy four -- The settlement -- Evacuation day.
"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"-- Provided by publisher.
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|Subject:||General Motors Corporation Sit-Down Strike, 1936-1937
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