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Buried unsung

Zeese Papanikolas

Buried unsung

Louis Tikas and the Ludlow Massacre

by Zeese Papanikolas

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Published by University of Utah Press in Salt Lake City, Utah .
Written in English

    Places:
  • Colorado
    • Subjects:
    • Tikas, Louis, d. 1914,
    • Coal Strike, Colo., 1913-1914,
    • Labor unions -- Colorado -- Officials and employees -- Biography,
    • Greek Americans -- Biography

    • Edition Notes

      Other titlesLudlow Massacre.
      StatementZeese Papanikolas ; foreword by Wallace Stegner.
      SeriesThe University of Utah publications in the American West ;, v. 14
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsHD6509.T54 P36 1982
      The Physical Object
      Paginationxix, 331 p. :
      Number of Pages331
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3493571M
      ISBN 100874802113
      LC Control Number82013475

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