The truth is sometimes very dangerous ethnic workers and the rise and fall of the Workers Cooperative in the Porcupine camp by Peter Vasiliadis

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Published by Institute for Behavioural Research, York University in Downsview, Ont .

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Book details

StatementPeter Vasiliadis.
ContributionsYork University (Toronto, Ont.). Institute for Behavioural Research., York University (Toronto, Ont.). Ethnic Research Programme., York Timmins Project.
LC ClassificationsHD"3450"T55"V37"1983
The Physical Object
Pagination64 leaves
Number of Pages64
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20978715M
ISBN 100919762093
LC Control Number85007194

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