At the Lenin Shipyards
Poland and the Rise of the Solidarity Trade Union

Persky, Stan
Publisher:  New Star Books, Vancouver, Canada
Year Published:  1981  
Pages:  254pp   ISBN:  0-919888-45-3
Library of Congress Number:  HD5397.7.S52 1980   Dewey:  331.89282
Resource Type:  Book
Cx Number:  CX6178

A first-hand account of the rise of the Solidarity trade union in Poland.

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Table of Contents

Preface

Part One: Eighteen Days That Shook The Communist World
1. Strike
2. Long Memories
3. Three Minutes at the Gate
4. Sticking Together
5. A Dialogue Heard 'Round the World

Part Two: Solidarity
6. The Road from Gdansk
7. Students, Media, Farmers
8. The Beatings at Bydgoszcz
9. Conversations with Comrade Riszbach

A Rough Guide to Pronunciation
Notes, Sources, Criticisms
Bibliography
Appendix: The Gdansk Agreement

Subject Headings


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