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Gun Thugs, Rednecks, and Radicals A Documentary History of the West Virginia Mine Wars

ISBN-10: 1604864524

ISBN-13: 9781604864526

Edition: 2011

Authors: David Alan Corbin

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List price: $20.00
Copyright year: 2011
Publisher: PM Press
Publication date: 11/2/2011
Binding: Paperback
Pages: 278
Size: 6.00" wide x 9.00" long x 0.70" tall
Weight: 0.880
Language: English

Preface
Introduction
A Complete and Ruthless Rule: Emergence of the Company Town
"Black Avalanche" by Winthrop D. Lane in the Survey
"Company-Owned Americans" by Arthur Gleason in the Nation
Revolution: The Paint Creek-Cabin Creek Strike
"Russianized West Virginia" by Samuel Gompers in the American Federationist
"Civil War in the West Virginia Coal Mines: The Mine Guards" by Harold E. West in the Survey
Testimony of Gianiana Seville to the U.S. Senate
Testimony of Philip Cajano to the U.S. Senate
"Solidarity Forever" words by Ralph Chaplin
Battle Weaponry: The Bull Moose Special
Testimony of Maud Estep to the U.S. Senate
Testimony of Lee Calvin to the U.S. Senate
Testimony of Quinn Morton to the U.S. Senate
"Senator in a Row with Mining Man" in the New York Times
"Peace in West Virginia" in the Literary Digest
The Organizers
"Civil War in the West Virginia Coal Mines: A Profile of Mother Jones" by Harold E. West in the Baltimore Sun
Proceedings in Charleston, August 15, 1912: A Speech by Mother Jones
"'Mother' Jones, Mild-Mannered, Talks Sociology" in the New York Times
Frank Keeney and Fred Mooney
"Clean Coal the Keynote for an Early Victory": A Speech by Frank Keeney
The Shootout: The Matewan Massacre
Testimony of Sid Hatfield to the U.S. Senate
The Hit: The Killing of Sid Hatfield and Ed Chambers
Testimony of Mrs. Sid Hatfield to the U.S. Senate
Testimony of Mrs. Ed Chambers to the U.S. Senate
"The Labor Spy in West Virginia" by Winthrop D. Lane in the Survey
Civil War: The March on Logan
"Private Ownership of Public Officials" by Arthur Gleason in the Nation
Testimony of George Echols to the U.S. Senate
"The War in West Virginia" in the Independent
"Marching through West Virginia" by Heber Blankenhorn in the Nation
"Fighting Unionism with Martial Law" by Arthur Warner in the Nation
"Stand By the Miners of Mingo" by the Communist Party of America
Testimony of Col. Stanley H. Ford to the U.S. Senate
"Jack Dalton vs. Bill Blizzard" by Boyden Sparkes in Leslie's Weekly
"Five Army Aviators Fall" in the Baltimore Sun
Treason
"West Virginia's Treason Trials" in the Literary Digest
"Treason and Reason" in the Literary Digest
James M. Cain: Novelist and Journalist
"West Virginia: A Mine-Field Melodrama" by James M. Cain in the Nation
"The Battle Ground of Coal" by James M. Cain in the Atlantic Monthly
Victory: The UMWA Comes to Southern West Virginia
"Tidal Wave of Enthusiasm" in the United Mine Workers Journal
"Historic Convention Held" in the United Mine Workers Journal
The History of The Socialist and Labor Star: Huntington, W. Va. 1912-1915
"The Socialist and Labor Star. The Harassment of Heresy" By David A. Corbin
Notes
Bibliography
Index