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Title:
The Pullman strike of 1894
Author:
Burgan, Michael.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Minneapolis, MN : Compass Point Books, [2008]

©2008
Physical Description:
48 pages : illustrations (some color), color map ; 24 cm.
Summary:
Describes the violent Pullman strike of 1894 which closed railroads across the midwestern United States and which made the nation's leaders see the need for addressing the concerns of the country's workers.
Language:
English
Contents:
Trouble in Chicago -- Pullman and a changing nation -- Building a town -- Unions come to Pullman -- Problems of 1893 -- From strike to boycott -- The U.S. government steps in -- After the strike -- Glossary -- You know? -- Important dates -- Important people -- Want to know more?
Reading Level:
960 Lexile.
Program Information:
Accelerated Reader AR MG 6.6 1.0 116539.
ISBN:
9780756533489
Format :
Book