Impatient Armies of the Poor

Impatient Armies of the Poor

The Story of Collective Action of the Unemployed, 1808-1942

Book - 1991
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A thorough study (with the author's first-hand accounts) of the organized activities of America's unemployed up to the outbreak of WW II, discussing events and personalities and showing how these activities resulted in many important features of today's social landscape. Contains an abundance of photos, drawings, and cartoons. Annotation(c) 2003 Book News, Inc., Portland, OR (
Publisher: Niwot, Colo. : University Press of Colorado, c1991
Edition: 1st ed
ISBN: 9780870811845
Call Number: 330.973 F73i
Characteristics: xiv, 558 p. : ill. ; 24 cm


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