Cover has some light edge and corner wear.
; May 1, 1900 turned into a day of horror at Scofield, Utah, where a mine explosion killed two hundred men. In the traumatic days that followed, the surviving miners began to understand that they, too, might be called to make this ultimate sacrifice for mine owners. The time for unionization in Utah was at hand.A sensitive and in-depth portrayal of the efforts to unionize Utah's coal miners, The Next Time We Strike explores the ethnic tensions and nativistic sentiments that hampered unionization efforts even in the face of mine explosions and economic exploitation. Powell utilizes oral interviews, coal company reports, newspapers, letters, and union records to tell the story from the miners' perspective.
; 6.25" x 9.25"; 272 pages; 0874211220
Title: NEXT TIME WE STRIKE Labor in Utah's Coal Fields, 1900-1933
Publisher: Salt Lake City, UT, Utah State University Press: 1985
Condition: Very Good
Seller ID: 23887