Big Annie of Calumet: a true story of the Industrial Revolution

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Crown Publishers, Mar 26, 1996 - Business & Economics - 102 pages
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The story of Annie Clemenc and the 1913 strike by copper miners employed by the Calumet & Hecla Mining Company in upper Michigan.

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User Review  - BrynDahlquis - LibraryThing

Informative. But boring. I confess that half the time I wasn't paying any attention, and I skimmed most pages. Not exactly an attention-grabber for those who aren't naturally inclined to history. Read full review


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About the author (1996)

* Jerry Stanley was born in Highland Park, Michigan in 1941.  When he was seventeen years old, he joined the air force and was stationed in California, where he has lived ever since.

* Once out of the air force, Jerry went to college, during which time he supported himself as a rock-'n'-roll drummer on the weekends.  He received both his master's and Ph.D. degrees from the University of Arizona.  

* Jerry is now is a professor of history at California State University in Bakersfield, where he teaches courses on the American West, the American Indian, and California history.  In addition to his children's books, Jerry is the author of numerous articles for both scholarly journals and popular magazines.

* Among Jerry's hobbies are bowling, racquetba