By: Hill, Barry

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(ix) + 338pp. Book clean and square. Spine firm. Photographically-illustrated card wrapper mildly bumped and creased, with an area of (blind) writing indentation. Text-block unmarked. This title tells the story of the longest factory occupation in Australian history - the industrial dispute at the Altona (Victoria) petrochemical complex in 1979-80, which was a definitive moment in the labour movement's struggle for shorter working hours . . .Contents include: Prelims., Acks., Part 1/ Politics of a Landscape. 2/ Taking Over. 3/ Sitting In. 4/ Theatres of Arbitration. Notes. Book weight approx. 455g.


Author Name: Hill, Barry

Categories: Australian History,

Edition: First Edition

Publisher: Port Melbourne, VIC, Australia, William Heinemann Aust. in asociation with the Left Book Club: 1991

ISBN Number: 0855614153

ISBN Number 13: 9780855614157

Binding: Softcover

Book Condition: Very Good

Size: 8vo - over 7¾" - 9¾" tall

Seller ID: 013073

Keywords: History, Australia, Social History, Victoria, Labour Disputes, Hill, Barry, 1943-