More Than Just a Union : The Story of the NFFAWU .First Edition in dustjacket


INGLIS, Gordon. More Than Just a Union : The Story of the NFFAWU. St. John's : Jesperson Press, 1985. Pp (14), [15]-331,(5) + 8 p. of plates. 8vo, maroon/beige cloth. The story of the Newfoundland Fishermen, Food and Allied Workers Union. Chapter 2 "A brief history of the Newfoundland fishery and oflabour organization, including an account of William Coaker's Fishermen's Protective Union;" Chapter 4 on Richard Cashin (DNLB p.56) and Father Des McGrath (DNLB p.208). Accounts of the various strikes, lock-outs, &c. With an index. See Bryant Fairley's review in Labour/Le Travail, Vol.19, Spring 1987 (pp.174-177). Very good in dustjacket. 25.00

Title: More Than Just a Union : The Story of the NFFAWU .First Edition in dustjacket

Author Name: INGLIS, Gordon COAKER, William CASHIN, Richard McGRATH, Des, Father

Categories: 888,

Publisher: Jesperson Press, St. John's, 1985, ISBN:0920502601:

Seller ID: 5394

Keywords: NEWFOUNDLAND LABOUR NAUTICAL FISHERIES CANADA POLITICS LABOR HISTORY UNIONS,