James Green

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James Green is a historian and the author of six books on American labor and radical movements. He is a former president of LAWCHA and Professor Emeritus of History at the University of Massachusetts, Boston.


Twenty Best Labor Books – First Cut

by on June 8, 2015

On September 7, I’ll be presenting a reading from my new book on the West Virginia mine wars, The Devil Is Here in These Hills, at Porter Square Books in Cambridge, MA. The store events manager has asked me to compile a Labor Day list of the twenty best books on workers and unions, books that would appeal to the general reader.

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