THE COMPANY STORE, James Bryson McLachlan and the Cape Breton Coal Miners 1900-1925

By: Mellor, John

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The story of "police brutality and murder, mass demonstrations, rebellion, scandalous politicking, and most of all, desperate poverty and hunger" during the Cape Breton coal miners' battles with mining companies during the first quarter of the last century. Black boards w/dark goldenrod cloth backstrip, gilt spine lettering, 362 pages (including bibliography, acknowledgements, index), illustrated. Mild general wear in price-clipped dust jacket w/sunned spine, impressions/scratches, some edgewear, light chipping to corners/spine ends.

Title: THE COMPANY STORE, James Bryson McLachlan and the Cape Breton Coal Miners 1900-1925

Author Name: Mellor, John

Categories: History, Non-fiction,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Toronto, Doubleday Canada Limited: 1983

ISBN Number: 0-385-12812-6

ISBN Number 13: 9780385128124

Binding: Hard Cover

Book Condition: Very Good

Jacket Condition: Good

Size: Octavo -- from 7.75" to 9.75" Tall

Seller ID: 017884

Keywords: 0-385-12812-6, NOISBN, Cape Breton, coal miners, trade unions. Glace Bay, strikes, lockouts, coal mining, Nova Scotia, labour, labor, Canadian history, police brutality, James Bryson McLachlan