A very good read on the eight hour movement, the anarchists, the Haymarket bomb and its aftermath. I could not keep the book down.Published 2 months ago by Gusrp
The tragic events of May 4, 1886 and in the Haymarket in Chicago and the aftermath of those events have left more questions than answers for historians. Read morePublished 3 months ago by Jeff Miller
This book was excellent at bringing to life an incident I knew little about: the Haymarket bombing in 1886. My love of history has centered on wars, diplomacy and technology. Read morePublished 5 months ago by Roger B. White Jr.
A well written book. I would recommend this to anyone who is interested in the history of labor in the US
I have disagreements with anarchist philosophy. Read more
This book is a good account, written in a competent style, of the Haymarket case and the labor wars in Chicago in the 19th century. Read morePublished 17 months ago by J. Michael
This later stage in our country's transition along the Industrial Revolution Conveyor Belt was fraught with violence and inequities that helped ferment an anti-Capitalist ferver... Read morePublished 22 months ago by Fred M. Jeffers
Your book is the stepping stone to unveil the truth.
My g grandfather Byron Arnold was murdered in September of 1887 as a result of the labor riots. Read more
If one is interested in the United States labor movement and interested in the city of Chicago, this book definitely is worth reading. Read morePublished on November 3, 2012 by J. Smallridge