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A Bibliography of British Columbia Labour History

Document type Book chapter
Author Leier, Mark
Author Leier, Mark (James Mark)
Book Rebel life: the life and times of Robert Gosden, revolutionary, mystic, labour spy
Publisher New Star Books; Vancouver, B.C.
Date 1999
ISBN 0-921586-69-8
Pages 187-238


The history of British Columbia is a history of class struggle. From the time of the fur trade to the present, working people and their battles to make a better world have transofrmed the politics, economics, laws, and workplaces of the province. This bibliography will make this history more accessible to trade unionists, students, and the general public. ...The bibliography was compiled by graduate students of Simon Fraser University's History Department: Dennis Pilon, Todd McCallum, Andy Parnaby, and David Sandquist. --Author's introduction