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Skilled hands, strong spirits : a century of building trades history, Grace Palladino

Label
Skilled hands, strong spirits : a century of building trades history
Title
Skilled hands, strong spirits
Title remainder
a century of building trades history
Statement of responsibility
Grace Palladino
Creator
Subject
Language
eng
Cataloging source
DLC
http://library.link/vocab/creatorName
Palladino, Grace
Dewey number
331.88/124/0973
Illustrations
  • illustrations
  • portraits
  • plates
Index
index present
LC call number
HD6515.B9
LC item number
P35 2005
Literary form
non fiction
Nature of contents
bibliography
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Building trades
  • Construction workers
  • AFL-CIO
Label
Skilled hands, strong spirits : a century of building trades history, Grace Palladino
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0420/2004017450.html
Instantiates
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [231]-264) and index
Contents
Skyscrapers, building trades councils, and the rise of the structural building trades -- Alliance -- The founding brothers : from the Structural Building Trades Alliance to the Building Trades Department -- "Sticking apart" : work, jurisdiction, and solidarity -- The high price of unity : conflict, crisis, and coming together -- Government matters -- A New Deal for labor : depression, recovery, and government-labor relations -- From Pearl Harbor to Denver : the building trades in war and peace -- The economic power of skill : mechanics, contractors, and civil rights -- Reorganizing the future -- From boom to bust : wage spirals, the business roundtable, and open-shop -- Construction -- Back to basics : the COMET Program, internal tensions, and the Las Vegas campaign
Control code
ocm56014545
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 274 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780801443206
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004017450
Other physical details
ill., ports.
Label
Skilled hands, strong spirits : a century of building trades history, Grace Palladino
Link
http://www.loc.gov/catdir/toc/ecip0420/2004017450.html
Publication
Bibliography note
Includes bibliographical references (p. [231]-264) and index
Contents
Skyscrapers, building trades councils, and the rise of the structural building trades -- Alliance -- The founding brothers : from the Structural Building Trades Alliance to the Building Trades Department -- "Sticking apart" : work, jurisdiction, and solidarity -- The high price of unity : conflict, crisis, and coming together -- Government matters -- A New Deal for labor : depression, recovery, and government-labor relations -- From Pearl Harbor to Denver : the building trades in war and peace -- The economic power of skill : mechanics, contractors, and civil rights -- Reorganizing the future -- From boom to bust : wage spirals, the business roundtable, and open-shop -- Construction -- Back to basics : the COMET Program, internal tensions, and the Las Vegas campaign
Control code
ocm56014545
Dimensions
24 cm.
Extent
xii, 274 p., [8] p. of plates
Isbn
9780801443206
Isbn Type
(cloth : alk. paper)
Lccn
2004017450
Other physical details
ill., ports.

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