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German reconstruction and labor activism

James A. Diskant

German reconstruction and labor activism

the case study of Dortmund, 1945-1955

by James A. Diskant

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Published .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Works councils -- Germany -- Dortmund.,
  • Dortmund (Germany),
  • Germany (West) -- Economic conditions.

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby James A. Diskant.
    ContributionsBoston College. Dept. of History.
    The Physical Object
    Pagination464 leaves :
    Number of Pages464
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL16577904M

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German, American, British, In industrial Detroit, union leaders ask what is happening to the German labor movement. And what part did it play in the Nazi war machine. But right or wrong, the main job of the moral reconstruction of Germany must lie with the Germans.

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