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One Day Longer By Lynn R. Williams

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Providing an insider's perspective on union developments and issues, One Day Longer is a profound reflection of Williams's impressive career.
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One Day Longer: A Memoir by Lynn R. Williams

Lynn Williams remains one of the most influential North American union leaders of the twentieth century. His two terms as president of the United Steelworkers of America, from 1983 until 1994, capped off a career in labour relations spanning nearly five decades. Among his many notable achievements were the new bargaining techniques he developed to face challenges from anti-union politicians such as Ronald Reagan and Margaret Thatcher. Williams also played a major role in the structural readjustment of the North American steel industry during its most turbulent period, the 1980s and 1990s. In his memoirs, Williams vividly recounts his life in labour, with all its triumphs, challenges, hopes, and dreams. While telling his own story, Williams also traces the rise and transformation of the labour movement from the Second World War to today. Providing an insider's perspective on union developments and issues, One Day Longer is a profound reflection of Williams's impressive career.

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About Lynn R. Williams


Lynn Williams (1924 -2014) was the president of the United Steelworkers of America from 1983 to 1994.

Table of Contents


Foreword Abbreviations Preface Chapter 1 In the Beginning Chapter 2 War and Peace Chapter 3 The Eaton's Drive Chapter 4 Joining the Steelworkers Chapter 5 Back East Chapter 6 Organizing Chapter 7 Sudbury Chapter 8 Director, District 6 Chapter 9 On to Pittsburgh Chapter 10 Assuming the Presidency Chapter 11 Trying Times Chapter 12 Union Work and Politics Chapter 13 New Directions Epilogue Appendices Index

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GOR007097797
One Day Longer: A Memoir by Lynn R. Williams
Lynn R. Williams
Used - Very Good
Hardback
University of Toronto Press
2011-07-09
320
1442644125
9781442644120
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