all ebooks in category: History of Labor & Workforce (4)

Wobblies of the World : A Global History of the IWW
English | 2017 | ISBN: 0745399592 | 321 Pages | PDF | 20 MB

Founded in 1905, Chicago’s Industrial Workers of the World (IWW) is a union unlike any other. With members affectionately called “Wobblies” and an evolutionary and …

Forces of Production: A Social History of Industrial Automation
English | 2011 | ISBN: 1412818281 | PDF | pages: 445 | 6.4 mb

Focusing on the design and implementation of computer-based automatic machine tools, David F. Noble challenges the idea that technology has a life of its own. …

The Tin Ticket: The Heroic Journey of Australia's Convict Women (Repost)
English | 2011 | ISBN: 0425243079 | EPUB | pages: 400 | 0.5 mb

The convict women who built a continent…"A moving and fascinating story." -Adam Hochschild, author of King Leopold's Ghost The Tin Ticket takes readers to the …

Ten Doors Down: The Story of an Extraordinary Adoption Reunion
English | February 4th, 2020 | ISBN: 1925849457 | 144 pages | EPUB | 0.28 MB

The story of a federal minister's remarkable reunion with his birth parents. Robert Tickner had always known he was adopted, but had rarely felt much …