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The Missouri and North Arkansas railroad strike

Orville Thrasher Gooden

The Missouri and North Arkansas railroad strike

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Published by Columbia university press in New York .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Missouri and North Arkansas Railroad Strike, 1921-1923

  • Edition Notes

    Statementby Orville Thrasher Gooden.
    SeriesStudies in history, economics and public law,, no. 275
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsHD5325.R2 1921 .G62
    The Physical Object
    Pagination274 p. incl. map.
    Number of Pages274
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL6693750M
    LC Control Number26017946
    OCLC/WorldCa3085385


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The Missouri and North Arkansas railroad strike by Orville Thrasher Gooden Download PDF EPUB FB2

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ISBN. This bar-code number lets you verify that you're getting exactly the right version or edition of a book. The digit and digit formats both work. Author: Orville Thrasher Gooden. The Missouri and North Arkansas Railroad (M&NA) was a regional carrier that, at its peak, stretched from Joplin, Missouri, to Helena (Phillips County).The railroad was plagued with weather-induced disasters, periods of labor unrest, questionable decisions by absentee managers and owners, unforgiving topography, economic conditions, fires, and bad luck.

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