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Blue-collar workers in Eastern Europe

Blue-collar workers in Eastern Europe

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Published by Allen & Unwin, 1981. in London, Boston .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Labor and laboring classes -- Europe, Eastern

  • Edition Notes

    Mostly contributions presented at a conference held at Stanford University, May 1980. Includes bibliographies and index.

    Statementedited by Jan F. Triska, Charles Gati.. --
    ContributionsTriska, Jan F., Gati, Charles
    The Physical Object
    Paginationxvi, 302 p. :
    Number of Pages302
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL18995557M

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Jan F. Triska and Charles Gati, editors. Blue-Collar Workers in Eastern Europe. London/ Boston/Sydney: George Allen & Unwin, xvi, pp.

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