By Paul Le Blanc
In a mix of monetary, social, and political background, P Le Blanc indicates how vital hard work matters were, and remain, within the forging of our nation's background. inside of a large analytical framework, he highlights problems with type, gender, race, and ethnicity, and contains the perspectives of key figures of usa labor.
Paul Le Blanc is a professor of historical past at los angeles Roche university, has written on and took part within the usa hard work, radical, and civil rights activities, and is writer of such books as Marx, Lenin and the progressive Experience, and Lenin and the innovative Party.
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