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A Graphic History of the Industrial Workers of the World

Paul Buhle (Editor); Nicole Schulman (Editor); Sue Coe (Contributor); Carlos Cortez (Contributor); Fly (Contributor); Peter Kuper (Contributor); Josh MacPhee (Contributor); Trina Robbins (Contributor); Seth Tobocman (Contributor)

  • Publisher: Verso
  • Format: Book
  • Binding: pb
  • Pages: 299
  • Released: Apr 17, 2005
  • ISBN-13: 9781844675258


A wonderful, fascinating, engaging, engrossing, and illuminating graphic history of that most inspiring, enduring, and tenacious of workers organisations. Mike Alewitz, Susan Simensky Bietila, Sue Coe, Carlos Cortez, Fly, Sabrina Jones, Jay Kinney, Mike Konopacki, Peter Kuper, Josh MacPhee, Dylan Miner, Harvey Pekar, Trina Robbins, Spain Rodriguez, Franklin Rosemont, Seth Tobocman and many more recount the history, lore, heroes, martyrs, influence, successes, and failures of the One Big Union, from its inception, to those carrying on the fight today. "The Wobblies made a unique and remarkable contribution to American culture and the everlasting struggles for freedom and justice, with effects tha reach very far, and should in the future as well. The excitement and inspiration of their creative and courageous work is brilliantly captured in this wonderful graphic history." [Noam Chomsky]

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