Revolution in Seattle: A Memoir by Harvey O'Connor

By: O'Connor, Harvey

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0939306018 300 pages including index and fascinating black and white illustrations. For years, the northwest had been the scene of anarchist and socialist colonies, the uproar of the country's first Free Speech Fights, massacres in Centralia and Everett and red news wagons selling tons of radical papers - "so red they sizzled." No one had ever seen a general strike before, but it was coming - "leading to who knows where." The Seattle General Strike, 1919. For the first time in America, Labor ruled a city. Prior owner's details upon front flyleaf else unmarked.. Above average but not excessive wear.