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Walter Reuther

Labor Leader (1-Sep-1907 — 9-May-1970)


John Barnard. American Vanguard: The United Auto Workers During the Reuther Years, 1935-1970. Wayne State University Press. 2004. 480pp.

John Barnard. Walter Reuther and the Rise of the Auto Workers. Addison-Wesley. 1982. 236pp.

Anthony Carew. Walter Reuther. St. Martin's Press. 1993. 168pp.

Frank Cormier; William J. Eaton. Reuther. Prentice-Hall. 1970. 475pp.

Eldorous L. Dayton. Walter Reuther: The Autocrat of the Bargaining Table. New York: Devin-Adair Company. 1958. 280pp.

Elisabeth Reuther Dickmeyer. Reuther: A Daughter Strikes. Wayne State University Press. 1989. 384pp.

Bill Goode. Infighting in the UAW: The 1946 Election and the Ascendancy of Walter Reuther. Greenwood Press. 1994. 165pp.

Jean Gould; Lorena A. Hickok. Walter Reuther: Labor's Rugged Individualist. New York: Dodd, Mead. 1972. 399pp.

Irving Howe; B. J. Widick. The UAW and Walter Reuther. Random House. 1949. 309pp.

Nelson Lichtenstein. The Most Dangerous Man in Detroit: Walter Reuther and the Fate of American Labor. New York: Basic Books. 1995. 575pp.

Victor George Reuther. The Brothers Reuther and the Story of the UAW: A Memoir. Houghton Mifflin. 1976. 523pp.


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  7. Encyclopedia of American Biography (p.928)

  8. International Dictionary of 20th Century Biography (p.592)

  9. Chambers Biographical Dictionary, 5th Edition (p.1232)

  10. Webster's American Biographies (p.866)

  11. Cambridge Dictionary of American Biography (p.606)

  12. Biographical Dictionary of the Left (vol.1, p.494)

  13. Obituaries from the Times 1961-1970 (p.667)

  14. The Biographical Dictionary of World War II (p.452)

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