Syndicalism and Strikes, Leadership and Influence: Britain, Ireland, France, Italy, Spain, and the United States

  title={Syndicalism and Strikes, Leadership and Influence: Britain, Ireland, France, Italy, Spain, and the United States},
  author={Ralph Darlington},
  journal={International Labor and Working-Class History},
  pages={37 - 53}
  • R. Darlington
  • Published 1 March 2013
  • Economics, History
  • International Labor and Working-Class History
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