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Author Leeder, Elaine J.

Title The gentle general : Rose Pesotta, anarchist and labor organizer / Elaine Leeder.

Imprint Albany, N.Y. : State University of New York Press, c1993.


Location Call No. OPAC Message Status
 Axe 3rd Floor Stacks  331.88 P439Bl 1993    ---  Available
Description xviii, 212 p. : ill. ; 23 cm.
Series SUNY series in American labor history
SUNY series in American labor history.
Note Revision of the author's thesis: The gentle warrior (Ph. D.)--Cornell University, 1985.
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references (p. [201]-207) and index.
Contents Early life -- The new life -- Sacco and Vanzetti -- Labor organizing: the early years -- Labor organizing: the challenging years -- Political work -- Personal life: home, friends, and family -- From organizer to author to rank and file.
Subject Pesotta, Rose, 1896-
Labor unions -- United States -- Officials and employees -- Biography.
Women anarchists -- United States -- Biography.
Labor movement -- United States -- History -- 20th century.
International Ladies' Garment Workers' Union -- History.
Added Author Paul Avrich Collection (Library of Congress) DLC
ISBN 0791416720 (PB : acid-free)
0791416712 (CH : acid-free)
9780791416716 (CH : acid-free)
9780791416723 (PB : acid-free)

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