The Unfinished Revolution

South Tyneside 1969-1976 by Jack Grassby

Publisher: TUPS Books in Newcastle upon Tyne

Written in English
Published: Pages: 343 Downloads: 960
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  • Direct political action: 1960s- 70s.

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The book describes direct political and trade union action in South Tyneside in the 60s and 70s with the aid of first source references.

Edition Notes

StatementJack Grassby.
The Physical Object
Pagination343p. ;
Number of Pages343
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL22070588M
ISBN 101901237117
OCLC/WorldCa42842501

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