2 edition of Strikes in the Pacific Northwest, 1927-1940 found in the catalog.
Strikes in the Pacific Northwest, 1927-1940
by Northwest regional council in cooperation with the Bonneville power administration, the Pacific Northwest regional planning commission in Portland, Or
Written in English
|Statement||by John Blanchard and Dorothy Terrill.|
|Contributions||Terrill, Dorothy., Northwest Regional Council., United States. Bonneville Power Administration., Pacific Northwest Regional Planning Commission.|
|LC Classifications||HD5326.A19 B6|
|The Physical Object|
|Pagination||5 p. l., 32 p. incl. tables, diagrs.|
|Number of Pages||32|
|LC Control Number||42018383|
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Strikes in the Pacific Northwest, Portland, Or., Northwest regional council in cooperation with the Bonneville power administration, the Pacific Northwest regional planning commission, (OCoLC) Document Type: Book: All Authors / Contributors: John Blanchard; Dorothy Terrill; Northwest Regional Council (Portland, Or.).
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